Sarah Robertson, flute

Sarah Robertson holds a Bachelor of Music in Flute Performance from
Indiana University of South Bend and a Master of Music in Music Education
from Wright State University. She has studied with flutists Darlene Dugan,
Rebecca Hovan, and Dr. Christopher Chaffee and has been praised for her
musical clarity and tone. She has over fifteen years of professional
experience as a performer, conductor, freelance musician, solo and
ensemble adjudicator, and music educator. Sarah has worked as a K-6 music
teacher, 5-12 band director, and served on the adjunct faculty at Edison
Community College. Presently, along with operating her private studio, she
directs a small band, maintains performance contracts with Culture Works,
and plays frequently in local pit orchestras. Her professional
affiliations include the National Flute Association, the Central Ohio
Flute Association, the Ohio Music Educators Association, and the Dayton
Music Club.

​She is experienced in teaching budding flutists as young as six as well
as advanced high school, college, and adult students. She is well versed
in the available flute curriculum and is known for creating a lesson
environment centered on each student’s learning style, both in group
classes and private lessons. She enjoys performing throughout the Midwest
and creating memorable learning moments with her audiences and students.
Contact her at sarah@sanddollarmusic.com.

Christin Coffee Rondeau, voice

Soprano and music educator Christin Coffee Rondeau holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from Mercer University (Macon, GA) and a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from Miami University (Oxford, OH). She also holds a Level 2 Certification in Orff Schulwerk from the University of Kentucky. She has also completed Estill Level 1 Figures for Voice Control. Her writing has been featured in the 4th Edition of Dr. Robert Sataloff's "Professional Voice: The Science and Art of Clinical Care," in the NATS Inter Nos Fall 2018 issue, and at The Full Voice.  
 

Christin is a voice student of mezzo-soprano Mari Opatz-Muni. In addition to teaching private and group voice lessons, she has founded and directed an Orff ensemble, teaches drama and chorus, and frequently serves as music director/vocal coach for local musical theatre productions. Professional affiliations include the National Association of Teachers of Singing, the American Orff Schulwerk Association, Ohio Music Education Association, and The SpeakEasy Cooperative, a co-working community of voice teachers, in which she serves as Community Manager. She is a member of the Dayton Opera Chorus and maintains an active performing schedule. With a background in opera, musical theatre, and jazz, over a decade of experience working with private students of diverse ages and abilities, and a commitment to professional growth and continuing education, Christin delights in serving her students and their families as they grow in their knowledge and love of music. Contact her at christin@sanddollarmusic.com.