» Pamela Blanc
Lecturer

College of Performing Arts; Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music
Pamela Blanc
Alexander Technique
Office Location:
Bertea Hall 207
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Website:
http://www.pamelablanc.com
Biography

Pamela Blanc, a well-established and distinguished teacher of the Alexander Technique, has been teaching this Technique in the Music Conservatory at Chapman University since 2006.

Ms. Blanc is under contract to work with singers/pianists from the Los Angeles Opera Young Artists Program during the 2016-2017 season andhas a private practice teaching the Alexander Technique in West Los Angeles.

Ms. Blanc is a teacher of teachers.  She is a Founding Director of The Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles (ATI-LA), a Private Postsecondary School licensed by the State of California to train individuals to become teachers of the Alexander Technique in a three- year program.  Pamela is a Director and Senior Faculty at ATI-LA and oversees continuing education programs for Alexander Technique Teachers.

Pamela’s expertise and contribution to the development of the Alexander Technique is recognized internationally. She has presented at the International Congresses of the F.M. Alexander Technique in 2015 (Ireland) and Switzerland (2008); a Featured Guest Teacher in 2011 (Switzerland,) and a Featured Guest Teacher with her ATI-LA colleagues at the next AT Congress in 2018 (Chicago).

Pamela was honored to present the F.M. Alexander Memorial Address in New York City at the 25th Annual American Society for the Alexander Technique (AmSAT) Conference. AmSAT is the largest professional organization of teachers of the Alexander Technique in the United States and Pamela, an active member, was the sole recipient of the AmSAT 2008 Certificate of Merit Award in recognition of her dedication and work with the organization.

Certified in and the Senior Teacher of Jessica Wolf’s Art of Breathing, Ms. Blanc teaches this work with Ms. Wolf to other Alexander Teachers in Europe and in the U.S.