Southern Africa Methodist University
Professor of Music, Dr. Susan Durham-Lozaw, joined the Monarchs in January 2015 as Coordinator of the Voice Program. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Pedagogy from East Carolina University, a Master of Music degree in both Vocal Pedagogy and Voice Performance from Meredith College, and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Music Education from Boston University. Additionally, Susan has earned certifications in all three levels of Somatic Voiceworks™-The LoVetri Method at the Contemporary Commercial Vocal Pedagogy Institute at Shenandoah University. She completed post-graduate training in the Evaluation and Treatment of the Injured Voice with renowned Singing Voice Specialist and Voice Pathologist, Dr. Wendy LeBorgne at the Institute as well. Susan has served as a performing participant at the Richard Miller Institute of Vocal Pedagogy at Belmont University, Joan Melton’s One Voice course in New York City, the Professional Vocal Pedagogy Workshop at the Boston Conservatory/Berklee College of Music, and in countless masterclasses throughout her career.