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Teaching

Pamela Stein has been teaching music and voice for more than ten years. Currently, she is on the faculty of Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts Extension Division Young Artist Program, where she teaches voice, music theory, and chamber music, and directs a composer-geared new music chamber ensemble. ¬†Additionally, she is on the voice faculty of the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ. ¬†Prior to these positions, she was an adjunct lecturer at City College of New York, CUNY where she taught music theory, musicianship and composition. She also spent two years as the chair of the voice department at The College of Saint Elizabeth,¬†where she taught private vocal instruction as well as lecture courses in music history, music theory, vocal pedagogy and ear training. Pamela’s students have performed at Carnegie Hall, and with Opera at Florham, the Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey, In Mid Air Productions, and many other companies around the East Coast. Her students have placed in numerous competitions, including the Golden Key Music Festival Competition, The Mid-Atlantic Music Teacher’s Guild Competition, and the Assisi Performing Arts Festival vocal competition, where her students won scholarships to perform with the festival that summer in Assisi, Italy. In addition to music-related academic work, Pamela has worked as a Teacher’s Assistant at Columbia University‘s Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, for the class Theories of the Universe: From Babylon to the Big Bang. Pamela maintains a private studio of voice students, and is available to give lessons in a variety of locations.

In the past, Pamela worked for Rider University as a private tutor for students in music theory, music history, and French. Pamela was active in the vocal pedagogy program at The Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University, through which she taught voice lessons while earning her Master’s degree in vocal performance.

If you are interested in lessons or would like to hire Pamela to give a lecture, please contact her today.

Lecture Courses

The following is a list of lecture courses Pamela has taught or is scheduled to teach in the upcoming semesters.

  • Music Theory I
  • Musicianship I
  • Composition
  • Music of Our Time: Contemporary Music of the 20th and 21st Centuries
  • American Music
  • The Lives and Music of Women Composers
  • Learning to Read Music: An Introduction to Basic Music Theory
  • Sight Singing and Dictation
  • Voice Class