Dr. Noemí Montiel

Noemí Montiel, DMA

Professor of Ethnodoxology
Latin American Music Specialist
International Experience: Argentina, Australia, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Guatemala, Haiti, Italy, Mexico, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, South Africa, USA, Uruguay

 

 

Education

  • Doctor of Musical Arts, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Forth Worth, TX 
  • Master of Music, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Forth Worth, TX 
  • Bachelor of Arts, Music and Spanish, Lee University, Cleveland, TN

Dissertation

  • Use of folk idioms in Argentine evangelical music, 1960-1990

Additional Training

  • Kodály I, Belmont University, Nashville, TN
  • Orff - Advanced Level, Abra Orff, San Pablo, Brazil

Academic Experiences 

  • Thesis Advisor, School of Music, Evangelical University, Asuncion, Paraguay
  • Academic Director, School of Music, Evangelical University, Asuncion, Paraguay
  • Professor of Music Education, School of Music, Evangelical University, Asuncion, Paraguay
  • Academic Director, Music Department, Ateneo Paraguayo
  • Music Teacher, Ateneo Paraguayo
  • Professor, Church of God Theological Seminary, Paraguay 
  • Piano and Voice Instructor, Laredo Junior College, Laredo, TX
  • Piano Teacher, North Cleveland Academy of the Arts, Cleveland, TN
  • Instructor in Music, Lee University, Cleveland, TN

Teaching Specializations

  • Ethnomusicology 
  • Worship & Church Music
  • Latin American Music
  • Music Education
  • Music Theory, General Music

Ministry & Professional Experiences

  • Coordinator of the Network of Worshippers, Church of God in South America
  • Missionary to Paraguay
  • Music Copy Editor, Tennessee Music and Publishing Company, 
  • Music Teacher, K-6th Grade, Oak Grove Elementary School, Bradley County, TN
  • Minister of Music, Primera Iglesia Bautista (First Baptist Church, Hispanic), Fort Worth, TX

Languages

  • English, Native or Bilingual Proficiency
  • Spanish, Native or Bilingual Proficiency
  • Guarani, Limited Working Proficiency
  • German, Limited Working Proficiency