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Joy's Bio

 郭信慧簡歷

My name is Joy Gilmore.  I am a concert pianist. 

Playing piano is a major part of my life.  

I started to play piano when I was 7.  I became a concert pianist after I received my BA degree in piano performance and church music.  I am still playing piano till this day. 

Piano lessons is not only improve kid's grades at school but also brings joy and peace to the earth.  This is the reason why the prophets in the bible will give their prophecy when the musician brings down the anointing from heaven. 


My Degree:

BA degree in Church Music & Piano Performance from Taiwan Theological College, Taipei, Taiwan.


My Experiences:

Over 35 years in piano teaching.

10 years as a concert pianist.

Over 38 years as church musician.

6 years in teaching Carl Orff Padegogy.


My Certification:

The Royal Schools of Music/England/Taiwan R.O.C.

Theory Level 5


Membership:

Member of MTNA (Music Teacher Nationa Association) 2007-2011, 

GMTA (Geogia Music Teacher Association), 

GFMC (Geogia Federation Music Club) and 

CFMTA (Coweta Fayette Music Teacher Association),

Member of ASCAP (THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF COMPOSERS, AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS)


EXPERIENCE IN MUSIC PROFESSION:

1995 – 2012        Private Piano Teacher/Atlanta, GA

Teaching adult and children religious and classical piano.

1991 – 1992        Eagle Of Lord/Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Carl Orff Music Teacher/Teaching children to enjoy learning music and instruments through drama, dance, crafts, & art.

April 23, 1991     Taipei Teachers In-Service Education Center/ Taipei

Teacher’s Workshop/Teaching Carl Orff Music Pedagogy to Kindergarten Teachers

1988 – 1993        Jen-Jen Music Academy/Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Carl Orff Music Teacher

1988 – 1989        Sain-Yu Kindergarten/Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Preschool & Kindergarten Music Teacher

1987 – 1990        Glad Tidings Bible College/Taichoung, Taiwan R.O.C

Piano & Flute Teacher

1984 – 1985        Sanchung Presbyterian Church/Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Church Choir Conductor and Music Teacher

1984 – 1993      Private Piano Teacher/Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Teaching adult and children religious and classical piano


VOLUNTEER FOR GOD"S PEOPLE:

2012                   Peniel International Fellowship/Fayetteville, GA

Musician

2010 - 2011        Luthersville Christian Center/Luthersville, GA

Musician

2009 - 2010        Uttermost Outreach Ministry/Fairburn, GA

Musician

2001 – 2009       Peniel International Fellowship/Fairburn, GA

Musician 

2001 – 2001       Quiet Sound TV Show, Channel 23/Atlanta, GA

Pianist for the Christian TV Program

1997 – 1999       Atlanta Chinese Christian Church/Atlanta, GA

Teach GA Tech and GSU Students Piano, Keyboard and Music Theory.

Pianist for the Atlanta Chinese Christian Church

1997 – 1998       Emmanuel Worship Center/College Park, GA

Carl Orff Music Teacher

1987 – 1993       Bread of Life Church/ Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Pianist and Organist

1978 – 1987      Presbyterian Church/Kaohsiung, Taiwan R.O.C.

Pianist


OTHER SKILLS:

1990 – 1993      Computer MIDI Music Composer/Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.

Produced and composed MIDI music for Music Academy and Company.

2011                   Recording music