Academic Qualifications

• Eastman School of Music Choral Conducting (Rochester, NY), July 2012

• New York Singing Teachers’ Association Comparative Voice Pedagogy Intensive (New York, NY), October 2011

• Eastman School of Music Practical Vocal Pedagogy (Rochester, NY), July 2011

• Bachelor of Music Vocal Performance Candidate, University of Tennessee (Knoxville, TN), 1990-1995

• Bachelor in English (magna cum laude), University of Tennessee (Knoxville, TN), 1982-1987


Teaching Experience

• Kathryn Alicia Tate Voice Studio (Warwick, NY) –Owner and Private Instructor, 1996-present

• Orange County School of Dance (Monroe/ Highland Mills, NY) –Vocal and Piano/Theory Instructor, 2012-present

• Acting Out Playhouse (Warwick, NY) –Vocal Coach for teen musical productions, 2012-present

• Visual Art Instructor (Monroe, NY), Summer 2015

• Theater School (Indianapolis, IN) –City-wide afterschool program for teens to perform Broadway musicals, 1996-1999



Awards and Scholarships

• John C. Hodges Award for Academic Excellence (Knoxville, TN) 1986

• Grace Moore Award for Vocal Excellence (Knoxville, TN) 1988

• American Institute of Musical Studies: award recipient for vocal study (Graz, Austria) 1988


Current member of The National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)

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Current member of the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA)

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Curriculum Vitae & Performance List