jennifer roig-francoli usa
workshop: tue 11 aug | details
Jennifer Roig-Francolí is an Alexander Technique teacher in Cincinnati, USA, as well as a modern and baroque violinist. She specializes in helping musicians access and make the best use of their innate freedom, teaching AT at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM), and privately through her Art of Freedom® certification program. Jennifer performs regularly with Adastra, a Period Instrument Duo, and Apollo’s Fire, and blogs regularly about music and AT on her website: http://www.ArtOfFreedom.me.
As a research investigator at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Jennifer designed and implemented a pilot study in 2009-2010 which taught AT to surgeons who perform laparoscopic skills. She co-authored a paper on this research which was presented at two national medical conferences, won second prize for clinical research paper submissions from the American Academy of Pediatrics in 2010, and was published in the Journal of Urology in October 2011.
Jennifer founded the Alexander Technique Study Group of Cincinnati for continuing AT teacher development, and The Alexander Technique Guild of Ohio, a professional organization devoted to sharing love and knowledge of AT with the public, by increasing the online presence of a unified group of AmSAT and ATI teachers in Ohio: http://www.alexanderguild.org/.