Susan Goldman-Moore, MM

Susan Goldman-Moore, MM
Adjunct
College of Arts & Sciences
School of Music
918-631-2768 Lorton Performance Center Room 2160

Education

MM – Syracuse University BA – University of Rochester

Bio

Susan Goldman-Moore's professional background includes 20 years teaching K-12 vocal music and directing choirs in public and private schools in the Rochester, NY area, teaching collegiate music education classes and voice at S.U.N.Y. Cortland, and directing choir at Tompkins-Cortland Community College. She studied choral arranging with Alice Parker and choral techniques with Frauke Haasemann at Westminster Choir College; choral performances under the direction of Robert Shaw, Eugene Ormandy, Aaron Copland, and Sara Caldwell at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY. She studied voice with Masako Toribara and Josephine Antoine at Eastman School of Music.

At TU, Goldman-Moore teaches Voice, Vocal Pedagogy, Music in the Secondary School, Music in the Elementary School, and Freshmen Orientation Class, Get to Know the Music Major. She is also an academic advisor.

Goldman-Moore coordinates yearly vocal department master classes with professional singers as guest artists and music education workshops for TU music students, faculty, and local music educators. Past workshops in Orff Schulwerk, Kodaly, and Dalcroze have been presented by well-known music educators from across the country. The upcoming vocal music workshop, Acting for Singers, will be presented in Fall 2012.

Research Interests

Orff Schulwerk, Kodaly, Dalcroze music methods/processes for children
Alexander Technique
Feldenkreis Technique

Teaching Interests

Music in the Secondary School (Vocal/Choral)
Music in the Elementary School
Vocal Pedagogy
Voice

Courses Taught

  • Voice
  • Music in the Secondary Schools