William Mouat, Teaching and Performing Artist
Music Teacher, Master
Location: Fort Collins, CO
Speaks: English, French, German, Italian
Instructs: Music Theory, Voice
Education: Doctor of Musical Arts in Opera Production (DMA) from the University of Washington, Master of Musical Arts in Opera Production from the University of Washington (MMA), Master of Music with Distinction in Vocal Performance from the New England Conservatory of Music (MM) and Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Wyoming (BM)
Performance Experience: Dr. Mouat performed with New Orleans Opera Outreach, Houston Opera in the Heights, Opera Columbus, Boston Lyric Opera, Brevard Music Center, New York City Opera National Company, Seattle Opera, Banff Centre for the Arts, Des Moines Metro Opera, Tacoma Opera, Anchorage Opera and the Italian Si parla si canta festival.
Teaching Experience: William Mouat has over thirty years of experience in vocal instruction, vocal pedagogy, musicology, vocal ensemble direction and linguistics and diction for singers.
Teaching Philosophy: My teaching philosophy is based upon an organic approach to breath support and vocal registration and resonance, and this approach can be applied to nearly every genre of vocal music, from Classical Repertoire to Modern Pop and Musical Theater.