Company: The Royal Conservatory of Music
Location: Toronto, ON
Toronto, Canada | October 19, 2010 | Robert Loewen had been recognized by Elite American Educators for his knowledge, experience, and leadership in voice instruction. As a voice instructor for the Royal Conservatory of Music, Dr. Loewen teaches his students voice instruction and conducts vocal pedagogy classes.
As an educator, Dr. Loewen enjoys making a difference in the lives of his students. With his instruction his students go on to continue their education in many of North America’s leading undergraduate and graduate music programs including the Julliard School, the Curtis Institute of Music, Indiana University, Manhattan School of Music, McGill University, the University of Toronto, and Wilfrid Laurier University. Dr. Loewen attributes his success to his compassion for his students and his determination and passion for vocal instruction.
As a soloist, Dr. Loewen has performed with the Edmonton Opera Association, the Canadian Opera Company Ensemble and various choirs across Canada and the United States. He was an enthusiastically received soloist in a tour of Ukraine and sang at the Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, and the McGill Chamber Choir in the Mozart Masses in Concert Series. He is also a Royal Conservatory of Music examiner and judicator.
A graduate from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Music, he focused on his career for more than a decade before deciding to return to earn a master’s degree. In 1994 he graduated from McGill University with a Master of Music and then in 2005 graduated with a Doctor of Music in music performance and pedagogy. He is a member of the College of Examiners, the Royal Conservatory, the National Association of Teachers of Singing, and the Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists. He was the honoree of the Canada Council Grant Award in 1976 and the recipient of several awards and scholarships.
Despite a full schedule, Dr. Loewen enjoys exercising, spending time with his family, and volunteering at his local church.
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