Janet Munro

Professorial Staff: Academic Studies

Music

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Faculty of Dance
King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College
Greenwich
London
SE10 9JF

Tel: +44 (0)20 8305 4444

Email: [email protected]

Area of Work

Component leader for IVT (Core) BMus, Module leader for ECMTAL and IVT1 Teaching Musician, singing teacher in BAMT and Junior Trinity

Biography

Janet Munro studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (now the RCS), the Royal Academy of Music, Middlesex University and the Institute of Education. As a professional singer, she worked for the New D’Oyly Carte Opera Company and Kent Opera as well as giving recitals and concerts in the UK and abroad. As a teacher, she has taught in a variety of educational settings including working as a Head of Music, a workshop leader in adult education and peripatetic teaching in schools. She was a singing mentor for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music and worked on their Certificate of Teaching and Teaching Music Effectively courses. Janet has been a Council member of the Association of Teachers of Singing and is currently a singing mentor on their innovative Pathway scheme for training singing teachers. She has also been a guest lecturer on vocal health for the Royal College of Music on their MSc in Performance Science.

Qualifications/ Educational Background

  • MA in Music Education
  • BA in Music Education with Qualified Teacher Status
  • DRSAM (Singing Teacher)
  • FHEA
  • FISM

 

Research Interests

  • Pedagogy
  • Vocal Health

 

Creative Outputs

Raising awareness of the benefits of effective voice screening: a study of vocal health among undergraduate singing students
Janet Munro, Patricia Holmes, Terry Clark, Emma Redding

Reflective Conservatoire (2012) GSMD