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AMANDA Simms

MM

Office and Billing Administrator

Website

amandafsimms.com

Education

  • Graduate Performance Diploma, The Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins (2023)

  • MA, Music Performance, Montclair State University

  • BM, Music Performance with an Emphasis in Pedagogy, Kean University

 

Training

  • Masterclass with Clarron McFadden (2021)

  • Resident Artist: Opera North (2021)

  • Canto Opera Studio Sessions (2021)

Experience

  • Montclair State University: Administrative Assistant to the Director of Choral Activities (2018-2019)

  • Gymboree Play & Music: Manager of Operations (2016-2018)

Awards

  • Recipient of the Artistic Excellence scholarship: The Peabody Institute (2022/23)

  • Finalist: Jensen Foundation Vocal Competition (2022)

  • Finalist: Sylvia Green Vocal Competition (2022)

  • 2nd Place: Advanced College NATS Eastern Regional Division (2021)

  • 2nd Place: Charleston International Classical Music Competition (2021)

  • 2nd Place: Advanced College Level NATS NYC Division (2020)

  • Semi-finalist: Orpheus Competition (2020)

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant: Montclair State University (2018/19)