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Syrlane Albuquerque (b. 1980)

Education Masters of Music in Composition Southern Methodist University (SMU) Composition Instructors: Xi Wang, Simon Sargon


Bachelor of Music, Music Composition Dallas Baptist University (DBU) Composition Instructor: Michael Cox


Bachelor of Music, Music Composition Campbellsville University (CU) Composition Instructor: Jim Moore


Master Classes, Conferences and Festival Instructors: Presented works for: William Bolcom, Bruce Adolphe, eighth blackbird. . Teaching Experience Graduate Teaching Assistant at Southern Methodist University Tutor of music and aural skills. Grading homework, quizzes and exams. Substituting professors on their absence - Theory III and IV classes.


Tutor at Dallas Baptist University Music theory, musicianship and composition.


Piano Teacher at Conservatorio Pernambucano de Musica, Brazil Responsible for teaching piano to beginner and advanced students.


Related Work Experience Recital Coordinator for Emerging Sounds - SMU Responsible for the student composers recital - gathering all composers’ scores, finding musicians, working on program’s order and print, advertisement, stage management.


Music Lab Manager - DBU Teaching students on how to use Sibelius (software). Training student workers to manage the lab and helping students with their assignments when using the lab.


Choral Library Assistant - DBU Responsible for cataloging the choral library inventory, with more than 1000 titles. Cleaning and maintenance of scores.

2007 - 2009

Accompanist (Piano) - DBU Playing for voice students.

2007 - 2008

Commissions, Scholarships, Grants, Awards & Honors Award: 1st place in the Voices of Change Young Composers Competition (SMU) Scholarship: Scholarship and Assistantship (SMU) Award: Honor Award in Theory/Composition (DBU) Award: Honors List (DBU) Award: Sophomore Student of the Year (DBU) Award: Dean’s List (DBU) Award: Student Achievement Recognition (StAR), MTNA (CU)

2011 2009 2008 & 2007 2008 & 2006 2007 2007 2005

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