Veronika...

  • currently lives in New York to do research on tap dance history and to train in tap, theater dance, ballet, lindy hop and singing
  • is a Ph.D. student at the University of Salzburg, Austria, advisors Prof. Dr. Claudia Jeschke and Prof. Dr. Nils Grosch, title Tap Dance in the Musical Short – an analysis of a hybrid cultural practice
  • holds a Master of Arts in Music Education, Philosophy and Pedagogics from the University of Würzburg, Germany, with the main subjects singing and intercultural music education
  • completed the course Elementary Music and Dance Education at University Mozarteum Salzburg, Austria
  • learned to teach German as Second Language in Kindergarten and Primary School
  • obtained a Tap Dance Training License from the 2-year Tap Dance Training Program at Ray’s World of Dance, Germany, with Ray Lynch and a Trainer C-License at the State Sports School Württemberg, Germany, with Uwe Meusel
  • performed at various venues in Germany, e.g. at the Young Opera Stuttgart (Opera Chorus Singer in Mozart’s Zaide) at beneficial concert (1st Lady and Pamina of Mozart’s Magic Flute) and at a number of dance and singing projects, and in The Four Seasons, Mixed Pickles, Jessica at the Kronenzentrum (Germany) and at other locations with the tap dance duo Just Us 2
  • taught elementary music education in Germany, Poland and Chile with an emphasis on a basic understanding of music, rhythm and movement
  • plays piano, double bass and recorder (soprano, alto, bass)
  • fluently speaks German, Polish, English and Spanish

Please find Veronika's résumé here.