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  • Rita Mitsel

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    mitselr@newschool.edu

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    Rita Mitsel

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    Rita Mitsel holds a Bachelor's and Master’s degrees from Mannes College of Music, and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from The Juilliard School.  Ms. Mitsel teaches ear training and dictation at Mannes, and oboe and chamber music at Queens College (CUNY).  Her previous theory teaching experience includes Hofstra University and Queens College Preparatory Division.

    As an oboist, Rita Mitsel has performed extensively in Europe and throughout the United States.  She is a member of the Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players (NY) and Symphony in C (NJ).  Ms. Mitsel has appeared as a substitute in the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the Orchestra of St. Luke's, the American Ballet Theater, the American Symphony Orchestra, and in The Phantom of the Opera.  As a soloist she performed with Symphony in C, Orion String Quartet, and on Bargemusic, among others.  She has recorded for Naxos with International Contemporary Ensemble.


    Current Courses

    Dictation 1A
    CATM 5225, Fall 2021

    Dictation 2A
    CATM 2225, Fall 2021

    Dictation 3A
    CATM 3225, Fall 2021

    Ear Training 1A
    CATM 5215, Fall 2021

    Ear Training 1A
    CATM 1215, Fall 2021

    Ear Training 2A
    CATM 2215, Fall 2021

    Ear Training 3A
    CATM 3215, Fall 2021

    ET/Dict Pedagogy A
    CBPD 5020, Fall 2021

    Future Courses

    Dictation 1B
    CATM 5226, Spring 2022

    Dictation 2B
    CATM 2226, Spring 2022

    Dictation 3B
    CATM 3226, Spring 2022

    Ear Training 1B
    CATM 1216, Spring 2022

    Ear Training 1B
    CATM 5216, Spring 2022

    Ear Training 2B
    CATM 2216, Spring 2022

    Ear Training 3B
    CATM 3216, Spring 2022

    Past Courses

    Ear Training/Dictation 2B
    CATM 2219, Spring 2021

    Pre-Senior TOM
    RATM 0502, Spring 2021

    Senior High TOM
    RATM 0500, Spring 2021

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