GOVERNMENT OF CANARY ISLANDS
GENERAL DIRECTORATE OF VOCATIONAL TRAINING AND ADULT EDUCATION
Manuel Jorge Pérez
Politician. General Director of Vocational Training and Adult Education.
ARTISTIC TEACHINGS SERVICE:
Artistic Teachings Service is responsible for the management and development of these teachings in the Canary Islands; among other things, deals with the attention to music and dance schools or cultural schools of the islands.
Francisco Luis Lemes Castellano
Head of Artistic Teachings Service, in the General Directorate of Vocational Training
and Adult Education. Department of Education, Universities, Culture and Sports.
Government of Canary Islands.
Graduate in educational psychology. Teacher of primary education, music education
Keyna Izcoa Reyes
Technical and Coordinator of Schools of Music and Dance at the Artistic Teachings Service, of the General Directorate of Vocational Training and Adult Education, from 2005 until august 2010. Department of Education, Universities, Culture and Sports. Government of Canary Islands. Graduate in Piano. Music teacher in secondary education.
Rocío Ojeda Santana
Coordinator of Schools of Music and Dance at the Artistic Teachings Service, of the
General Directorate of Vocational Training and Adult Education, from September
2 2010 to date. Department of Education, Universities, Culture and Sports. Government
of Canary Islands.
Graduate in Piano. Music teacher in secondary education.
CONSERVATORIO SUPERIOR DE MÚSICA DE CANARIAS (CSMC):
Yónatan Sánchez Santianes
Director of Studies, Higher Music Conservatory of Canary Islands (CSMC). Erasmus
International Coordinator. Graduate in Composition.
CABILDO INSULAR DE GRAN CANARIA
Onelia García Marrero
Politician. Counselor of Education and Youth. Cabildo de Gran Canaria (Insular Authority).
Carlos Quesada Frigolet
Adviser of the Counselor of Education and Youth. Cabildo de Gran Canaria. (Insular
CABILDO INSULAR DE TENERIFE
Cristóbal de la Rosa Croissier
Politician. General Coordinator of Culture, Historical Heritage and Museums. Cabildo de Tenerife (Insular Authority)
Leopoldo Santos Elorrieta
Technical at the Organic Unity of Culture. Cabildo de Tenerife (Insular Authority).
Coordinator of Music and Dance Schools Network of Tenerife.
Tomás Antonio Afonso González
Technical of Music Schools at the Cabildo de Tenerife.
ESCUELA INSULAR DE MÚSICA DE LA PALMA
Milagros Martín Álvarez
Principal of La Palma Music School. Choir conductor.
Goretti Peña Ventura
Director of Studies of La Palma Music School. Piano teacher.
SMI, University College of Music Education, Stockholm Sweden
Ian Plaude (partner leader)
Rector for SMI. Graduate in Music Pedagogy in Australia and Sweden, has been working with Music Pedagogy and Aesthetic Learning Processes for 20 years. Pianist, choral conductor.
Director of Programs of Instrumental and Song, SMI. Lecturer in Flute and Flute Methodology, Lecturer in Ensemble-leading and Methodology. Flautist and orchestral conductor.
Director of Programs of Aesthetic Learning Processes and Collaborative Art Forms, SMI. Lecturer in Dalcroze Eurhythmics, Music and Movement, Aesthetic Learning Processes. Graduate of Dalcroze Eurhythmics, Sweden and a former pre-school teacher.
Head of Electric Guitar profile and Manager of Communications at SMI.
SMoK, Swedish Council of Schools for Music and the Arts
Former music school teacher and principal and currently project-leader for SMoK
Kulturskolan Stockholm, Director Kungsholmen
Director Kulturskolan in Bollnäs
Director för Kulturskolan in Söderhamn
Director Kulturskolan in Hudiksvall
Kulturskolan in Gotland
Thomas Germain (partner leader)
Studied double-bass and conducting at the national conservatory in Tours (France) and musicology at the university in the same town. He was teacher for music in secondary schools and he played in several orchestras in France before he moved to Germany. He studied then at the Musikhochschule in Cologne and taught at several music-school in and around Bonn. From 1993-1998 he worked in Chile as a conductor und studied Choir-Conducting in Santiago. 1998-2000 he was director of the music-school in Bornheim (Germany) and since 2000 in the county of Kusel (Rhinland-Palatinate). He is responsible for the southern part of RLP in the LVdM and since 2011 member of the board als tresorer.
Lucia Stark was born in Pforzheim 1958. After her studies in flute in Mannheim with Prof. Joachim Starke, recorder in Berlin with Prof. Michael Schneider and Prof. Christoph Huntgeburth and baroque flute in Bremen with Prof. Marten Root she worked as a teacher of these subjects. She taught at various music scools, mainly at the Leo-Kestenberg-Musikschule Berlin (1982 - 2008) and the Städtische Musikschule "Johann Sebastian Bach", Potsdam (1997 - 2008). Since August 2008, she serves as educational director of the Kreismusikschule Mayen-Koblenz. She is a specialist in early music, but loves the contemporary music as well. She also is a lecturer in training courses for recorder and early music.
Kristina Schier studied Music (Trumpet and Pedagogy for early childhood music and movement), Musicology and Art in Cologne and Saarbrücken. She is Director of the musicschool Kaiserslautern County, Rhineland Palatinate since 1992 and Board-Member of the “Landesverband der Musikschulen in Rheinland Pfalz”, Germany, since 1996. Also she is President of the Board of Wind Bands in Kaiserslautern since 1999. Playing with Brass Ensemble and Wind Bands is her great pleasure.
Bernhard Schnitzler studied Music-Education in Cologne (Germany), at the University and the “Musikhochschule”. He was 1970 - 1980 Teacher for Music and Mathematics at an ordinary school in Rösrath, near Cologne. Since 1980 he is Director of the Musicschool Cochem-Zell. Since 2008 he is Managing-Director of the Musicschool-Association in RLP.