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"Sunrise" LP 1982 Original and traditional, jazz/folk/rock/world featuring Peter Leitch and Richard Shulman
"Semah" Cassette 1989 Original and traditional music for voice and percussion with guest pianist Richard Shulman
"Original American Kazoo-a-long" Cassette with commissioned works for kazoo with Jerry Raven 1990
"Dances of Universal Peace; Beginner Drum Instruction" Cassette, distributed internationally 1992
"Come Join the Circle; Singing and Dancing for Early Childhood Education. A How and Why Handbook for Parents and Teachers" 2006
"Hidden From the Face of Humans; A Mystery of the Last Egyptian Dynasty" 2015
IN WESTERN NEW YORK:
Young Audiences Buffalo, Rochester, Cleveland; WNY Institute for Arts in Ed.; Chautauqua Arts Council - Multicultural classroom experiences for K-6th grade students. Employing storytelling, world percussion, sing-alongs in several languages, dancing, curriculum tie-ins, and everyday applications.
Sarasota County Arts Council, Sarasota County Schools, Very Special Arts FL, Temple Beth Sholom, Early Childhood Creative Arts Resource (2 years)
OPEN CIRCLE PLAYERS
Interactive musical story-theatre touring libraries, festivals and schools in over 20 Florida counties.
Owner, Exec Director, Actor; Select and script material, market and publicize, design and build costumes, direct and act.
Owner, Professional Development for Early Childhood Education. Workshops for teachers and parents; SCTI, Head Start, YMCA, library staff, private schools, conferences.
PERCUSSION: Studied percussion with Baba Olatunji, Colin Walcott, Abdul Dumbia, Arthur Hull, many artists from South and North America, Africa and the Middle East. Music with veteran Jazz artist Al Tinney; composer and recording artist Kay Gardner
DANCE: Dunham with Katherin Dunham student, Peal Reynolds, Graham technique at Pavlachenko Studio in Toronto; ballet, African, middle eastern styles.
OTHER MOVEMENT: mime 1 year, Tai Chi 15 years; yoga 5 years,
THEATER: Studio Theater School, Buffalo NY 1964-66; Studio Arena Theater, Apprenticeship, wardrobe, Resident Equity company; Herbert Bergoff School of Acting, NYC 1969; Actors Studio Workshops
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Performing Arts SUNY 1998
Two merit-based Jane Keeler Scholarships to Studio Theatre School, Buffalo NY
Best Newcomer Actress Award, Buffalo Theatre Assoc. 1966
Virginia State Bluegrass vocalist competition, second place 1974
Buffalo Backstage nominee, Best Female vocalist 1983
Certified Leader, Senior Mentor, Dances of Universal Peace Starting July 1977
Senior Mentor 2004
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