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Prof. Rebecca Ostermann

Prof. Rebecca Ostermann Prof. Rebecca Ostermann
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Rebecca Ostermann began her career in higher education on the music faculty of Ave Maria University, a private liberal arts university, where she served from 2009 to 2015. In addition to her role as the Assistant Conductor of the very active AMU choral program, she taught musicianship, music theory, and choral conducting. Ms. Ostermann has also taught in the music department at Florida Gulf Coast University, and most recently at Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA. She has conducted community and church choral ensembles including the Greater Baton Rouge Children's Chorus and the Symphonic Chorale of Southwest Florida. Currently based in Philadelphia, she enjoys musical collaborations with professional and avocational musicians as the music director at the historic Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Overbrook. Ms. Ostermann joined the production staff at Opera Philadelphia in Fall 2017 for O17, the opera company's first opera festival - an internationally acclaimed success. At Kutztown University, Prof. Ostermann conducts the University Choir and Vocal Ensemble, and teaches varied coursework in aural skills, choral methods, and conducting. She holds a BMus from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and an MM in Choral Conducting from Louisiana State University.