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I am thrilled to be currently working on my Doctorate degree in Vocal Performance at the University of South Mississippi, but I am equally as thrilled to be a music teacher. On this page you will find information about my education, work history, activities and awards, skills and a performance roster. There is also every method to contact me below. If you would like a printed copy of my resumé just click on the button below.

 

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Information BulletEducation

 

“A man without an education is like a building without a foundation.

~ Unknown

 

2009-2011 William Carey University

Hattiesburg, Mississippi; (Secondary Music Education emphasis on Vocal Pedagogy, Master’s Degree); GPA: 3.7/4.0

Vocal Performance and Vocal Pedagogy

  • Studied choral conducting with Dr. Mark Malone
  • Studied voice performance and vocal pedagogy with Dr. Gene Winters
  • Studied music theory with Dr. Howard Keever
Summer 2009 American Institute of Music Studies, (AIMS)

Graz, Austria; (vocal performance)

  • Studied vocal performance with Dr. Whe-Zha Wang, (Berlin, Germany), Maestro Eduardo Mueller, (Maestro of La Scala; Italy) and Dr. Tom King, (Tennessee, United States)
  • One of only four paid soloists
2001 – 2003 William Carey University

Gulfport, Mississippi; (vocal, piano and organ concentration.); GPA: 3.0/4.0

General Studies with an emphasis in Music Education

  • Studied choral conducting with Dr. Gene Winters

  • Studied vocal pedagogy with Ms. Josephine D’Arpa and Dr. Gene Winters.  Organ performance with Dr. Jeff McClelland

1988 - 1991 University of Southern Alabama

Mobile, Alabama; (vocal and piano concentration); GPA: 3.0/4/0

Vocal Performance

  • Studied opera and vocal performance with Dr. Clifford Reims

  • Studied composition and counterpoint with Dr. Carl Allette

  • Charter member of the University of Southern Alabama opera troop

Work ExperienceWork Experience

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.

~ Unknown

 

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College -- August 2011 - May 2013

2300 Highway 90, Gautier, Mississippi  39553

Adjunct Faculty 

  • Instructed Music Appreciation classes.
  • Worked successfully with administrators in the curriculum planning of each class.
Ocean Springs Middle School -- August 2006 – May 2011

3600 Hanshaw Rd., Ocean Springs, Mississippi  39564

Director of Vocal Arts Department

  • Instructed 6th, 7th and 8th grade choral music. Accompany choir on the piano.
  • Has a working and successful knowledge of vocal pedagogy.
  • Organized maintained, selected music for and facilitated 6th, 7th and 8th grade choirs.
  • Taught music theory and music history.
  • Worked successfully with colleagues in interdisciplinary units using language arts, science, and math and world history.
  • Worked successfully with administrators in the curriculum planning. Rated “superior” in district choir festivals.
St. Peter’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church -- October 1999 – Present

1912 East Beach Blvd., Gulfport, Mississippi 39501

Organist & Choirmaster

  • Organize, instruct and selected music for handbell, children and adult chancel choirs.
  • Work closely with superiors in the organization of feast day Masses as well as weekly Masses.
  • Can successfully operate the technological and musical aspects of the 200 rank Alhborn-Galanti organ (3200 Chronicler Series.)
  • Performed instrumental music on organ and piano for every Mass.
  • Provided a successful concert series both featuring solo and ensemble vocal and instrumental works.
Bayou View Middle School -- August 2001 – May 2006

212 43rd St., Gulfport, Mississippi 39507

Choral Music Teacher

  • Instructed 6th, 7th and 8th grade choral music.
  • Accompanied choir on the piano.
  • Has a working and successful knowledge of vocal pedagogy.
  • Organized maintained, selected music for and facilitated 6th, 7th and 8th grade choirs.
  • Taught music theory and music history.
  • Worked successfully with colleagues in interdisciplinary units.
  • Worked successfully with administrators in the curriculum planning.
  • Rated “Superior” in district choral festivals.
St. Pierre’s Episcopal Church -- November 1988 – October 1999

4412 Gautier-Vancleave Rd., Gautier, Mississippi 39553

Organist and Cantor

  • Organized and selected music for weekly Masses.
  • Worked closely with superiors in the organization of feast day Masses, as well as weekly Masses.
  • Performed instrumental music on organ for every Mass.
  • Provided a successful concert series both featuring solo and ensemble vocal and instrumental works.

 

Activities and AwardsActivities and Awards

Awards are always a pleasant surprise. They are the candy-floss parts of our job – a lovely added extra to attract people’s attention. The bottom line is that you want to sell tickets.

~ Sophie Thompson

 

  • Attended Yale University, Summer Music Program, (New Haven, Connecticut) – 2006
  • Attended American Institute of Music Studies, (AIMS), (Graz, Austria) – 2009
  • Mr. Anglin was one of 100 American opera singers chosen to attend.
  • Mr. Anglin was the only Mississippian selected to attend.
  • MEMBER OF:
  • AGO; American Guild of Organist
  • MENC, Music Educators National Conference
  • MMTA, Mississippi Music Teachers’ Association
  • RSCM, Royal School of Church Musicians, (London, England)
  • NHSH, National Scholars Honor Society
  • Auditioned for the Metropolitan Opera Company, (New York, New York) – 1993
  • Performed at the World’s fair, United States Pavilion, (New Orleans, Louisiana) – 1984
  • Children’s books illustrator, certified with the National Library of Congress

skillsPerformance Roster

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.

~ John Ruskin

 

Featured soloist
  • Gulf Coast Messiah Chorus, Biloxi, Mississippi
  • Gloria Dei, Mobile, Alabama
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Wind Symphony, Biloxi, Mississippi
  • Center Stage, Biloxi, Mississippi
Gulf Coast Opera Theater

Biloxi, Mississippi

  • H.M.S. Pinafore, Role: Ralph Rackstraw – Gilbert and Sullivan
  • Trial by Jury, Role: Groom – Gilbert and Sullivan
  • The Mikado, Role: Nanki poo – Gilbert and Sullivan
  • The Impresario, Role: Mr. Cash – W.A. Mozart
  • Madame Butterfly, Role: Prince Yamadori – G. Puccini
Singing River Opera

Biloxi, Mississippi

  • Artistic Director
Mobile Opera Company

Mobile, Alabama

  • The Magic Flute, W.A. Mozart
KNS Theatrical Company

Biloxi, Mississippi

  • Sweeney Todd, Role: Beadle Bamford – S. Sondheim

Charter member of the University of South Alabama’s Opera Troupe

Mobile, Alabama

  • The Jealous Lover, (lead role) A. Gretry

Other Skills

Proficient or familiar with:
Power teacher, Piano/Organ, Vocal pedagogy, Stage performance, Power point, Publisher, Word, Sibelius 5