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SALOMON_JESSICA_7Jessica Salomon a recent graduate from New York University, where she studied arts education and storytelling through movement. As a dancer with a focus in Broadway jazz, contemporary, and post-modern techniques, she has trained at prestigious New York City cultural institutions like Gibney Dance, Movement Research, Steps on Broadway, and Broadway Dance Center, and performed at venues such as the Citigroup Theater at Alvin Ailey, Culture Hub at La MaMa, The Jerry H. Labowitz Theater, and the Highline Ballroom. As a choreographer and director, she has had the privilege of directing NYU’s Dancers/Choreographer’s Alliance and served as a performing arts producer for NYC’s Gallatin Arts Festival, a seven-day interdisciplinary celebration of both visual and performing arts. She’s worked for MCC Theater, Playbill, and Danspace Project, in addition to spending her time in classrooms developing art and dance curriculum for Kidville, a nationally franchised early childhood enrichment center. When she is not dancing, she spends her time teaching a wonderful group of bilingual students in HISD. As an alumna of In-Step Dance, she is thrilled to be back teaching in a community that gave her so much.

Jeannine Rowden headshotJeannine Rowden – Music Director/Voice Instructor/Keyboardist

Stage Door Manor, New York;  French Woods Festival of Performing Arts, New York;  Humphrey’s School of Musical Theatre, Theater Under The Stars, Houston, TX;  Theatre Under The Stars, Houston, TX;  Wildfish Children’s Theater, Houston, TX;  The Theatre Company, Bryan, TX;  Music Director/Vocal Coach/Keyboardist

  • 9 to 5
  • Charlotte’s Web
  • Man of La Mancha
  • Annie
  • Crazy for You
  • Oklahoma!
  • Annie Get Your Gun
  • Dear Edwina
  • Pete’s Dragon
  • Anything Goes
  • Fame
  • Pinkalicious
  • Avenue Q
  • Hairspray
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Into The Woods
  • The Sound of Music
  • Camelot
  • It’s A Wonderful Life
  • Upon A Star
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Les Miserables
  • Working

Vocal Coach/Keyboardist

Bye Bye Birdie                                     Godspell                                       Music Man

Fiddler on the Roof                              Kiss Me Kate                               Paint Your Wagon

Concert Venues

Carnegie Hall – New York, NY; Abbey – London, England; Sacré-Coeur – Paris, France; Schottenkirche – Vienna, Austria; Salzburg Cathedral – Salzburg, Austria; St. Patrick’s Cathedral – Dublin, Ireland; St. Mary Redcliffe – Bristol, England; Kingsdown Methodist Church – London, England; Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center – Dallas, Texas; Nancy Lee & Perry R. Bass Performance Hall – Fort Worth, Texas; Sacred Heart Cathedral Rochester, New York

Experience

Kennedy Center ACTF Region 6 Irene Ryan Finals, Collaborative Accompanist

Bay Area Houston Ballet Theatre, Musical Director and Vocal Coach

Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Musical Director and Vocal Coach

Colorado State Competition,Guest Pianist and Conductor

Texas State Solo and Ensemble, Collaborative Pianist and Coach

National Association of Teachers of Singing, Collaborative Pianist

Texas Music Educators Association Convention, Performer, Accompanist

Texas Choral Directors Association Convention, Performer, Accompanist

Show Choir Camps of America, Collaborative Pianist

Presbyterian Association of Musicians National Conference, Pianist, Conductor

Stages Repertory Theater, Audition Pianist

Consultant to Ali Isabella, Todrick Hall, Julie Reyburn, Emily Zecharias, Scott Evan Davis

Audition and Collaborative Pianist SHSU, UNT, UH, BU, UT, TCU, TSU, UTA, SMU

Master Class Pianist Andrew Lippa, Kaitlin Hopkins, Jim Price, Shirley Knight, Dave Clemmons, Georgia Stitt, William Michals, Stages Repertory Theatre, Dr. Laura Avery, Dr. Joyce Farwell, Donna Hinds Sawyers, Jody Haas, Tom Prior, Nicole Franklin

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