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Music educator

Yvonne René Dechance, music educator. Member National Association Teachers of Singing, National Webmaster, University Texas Exes, Mu Phi Epsilon.

Background

Dechance, Yvonne René was born on April 6, 1966 in Mather Air Force Base, California, United States. Daughter of Richard P. and Gladys A. (Claypool) Dechance.

Education

Bachelor, Whitworth College, Spokane, Washington, 1988. Master of Music, University Texas, 1991. Doctor of Musical Arts, University Texas, 1994.

Career

Private practice voice instructor YD Studio, Austin, 1989-1996. Voice instructor University Texas Informal Classes, 1994-1996. Private instructor Dechance Studios, Redwood City, California, 1996-1999, educational web designer, since 1997, voice instructor Reston, Virginia, 1999—2002.

Assistant professor University Tampa, Florida, since 2002. Lecturer East Carolina University, Greenville, 1998.

Membership

Member National Association Teachers of Singing, National Webmaster, University Texas Exes, Mu Phi Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Costume design, miniatures.

Connections

Married Gary E. Blackburn, June 22, 1996.

father:
Richard P. Dechance

mother:
Gladys A. (Claypool) Dechance

spouse:
Gary E. Blackburn