For more detailed information:
Email: anne.kramer@me.com
www.musickramer.com

CAREER GOAL:
Music is an art and an outlet for expression. I would like to continue my own development and expression within music, as well as build and maintain a program that fosters expresssion in students through the various musical mediums (traditional and technological). My students will be able to use their abilities throughout their lives to enrich their experiences and express themselves.

EDUCATION:

M. M. Suma Cum Laude, Valley Forge Christian College, Phoenixville PA. Music Technology in Education Major. GPA 3.98

B. M. Music Education, Magna Cum Laude, West Chester University, West Chester PA. Keyboard Major, Clarinet Minor. GPA: 3.61

High School Diploma, Greater Nanticoke Area Senior High School, Nanticoke, PA


TEACHING AND OTHER RELATED EXPERIENCE:

Elementary Band & Strings Teacher, Anne Arundel County Public Schools (February, 2005- Present)

Marching Band Instructor: Perry Hall High School (July - November, 2008)

Volunteer Jr. High Band Director, Sky Lake Camp, Windsor, New York (July 2007-2010) Jr. & Sr. High Band (July 2010-2013) Jr. Director (2014)

Camp Counselor & Volunteer, Sky Lake Camp, Windsor, New York (Summers 2007-2010, 2004, August 2001)

Resource Person, Sky Lake Camp, Windsor, New York (June-August, 2006 & 2005)

Substitute Teacher, Middle School General Music, Centennial School District, Bucks County, PA (October, 2004 - December, 2004)

Piano Instructor, Taylor's Music, West Chester PA (September, 2004-December, 2004)

Marching Band Instructor: Upper Darby HS Marching Band, Upper Darby PA (June - November, 2003)


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

Technology Institute for Music Educators (TI:ME) (2007-Present)

National Guild of Piano Teachers (2007-Present)

Maryland Music Educator's Association (2005-Present)

National Association for Music in Education (NAfME) (2000-Present)


PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE AND AWARDS:

Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Teaching Award 2014, Lake Shore Elementary

The Maryland All-State Community Band, 2013-2014, trumpet section

The Bay Winds Community Band, Annapolis, MD, Trumpet section (2008-Present), Assistant Conductor (2011-Present)

West Laurel Rag Tag Band, Trumpet section

West Chester University (WCU):

WCU Concert Choir, (2002-2004)

WCU Concert Band, trumpet section (2003)

WCU Symphonic Band, clarinet section (2003)

WCU Marching Band (2000-2002), Drill Section Leader- Trumpet section (2002)

WCU Women's Choir (2001-2002)

WCU Concert Band, clarinet section (2001)

WCU University Chorale (2000-2001)


National Piano Playing Auditions of the National Guild of Piano Teachers (1989-2000)



REFERENCES:
References are available upon request.