My Teaching Career

PRIVATE PRACTICE: 

1984 - 1995 Private practice in London

1995 -2009 Private practice in Amsterdam and Cologne

2009 - Private practice in Nijmegen and Cologne. Together with my wife, Nadia Kevan, we run a 3 year training course for people who wish to become qualified teachers of the Alexander Technique.

Private teaching in Stockholm, Oslo, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Mannheim, Munich (Soloists at the Bavarian State Opera), Salzburg Festival (1995, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003); worked every month with soloists at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin, 1997 - 2005).  

 

VOICE WORKSHOPS: 

Royal Academy of Music, London

Trinity College of Music, London (Monthly 1989 - 1995)

London School of Music, London

Cardiff School of Music and Drama

New College, Oxford. (Vocal advisor to the choral scholars. 1978-1984)

Hannover Hochschule für Musik

Brabants Conservatorium, Tilburg, The Netherlands

Zurich, Brussels, Milan, New York and Montreal.

Acadia University, Nova Scotia, Canada 2004, 2007

Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia 2004, 2007, 2009

 

SPECIAL WORKSHOPS: 

The Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Black Mime Theatre Group, London

Virgin Atlantic Airline

Constructive Teaching Center, London (Weekly 1983 - 1992)

“The Artist’s Body.” Frankfurt Hochschule für Musik 2009, 2010, 2011

Guest voice teacher at Alexander Technique Teacher Training Centers in England,

The Netherlands and Denmark

Alexander Teacher’s Conference, Lugano, 2011

Spanish Alexander Teacher’s Conference, Madrid, 2013

Folkwang Universität der Künsten, Essen, Germany, 2015

 

PAPERS GIVEN: 

The Voice Research Society, London

The International Conference of Teachers of the Alexander Technique, Brighton 1989

Care of the Professional Voice Conference, Middlesex Hospital, London 1991

British School of Osteopathy, London 1992

"Giving Voice" Conference in Cardiff, Wales 1994

 

PUBLICATIONS: 

Curiosity Recaptured (Mornum Time Press, California 1996)

Born to Sing: A singer’s journey toward mind-body unity (Mornum Time Press, California 2005)