Cantare Studio


Coordinate for Success!

An Alexander Technique Workshop  

Saturday, April 28, 9:30 am to 1 pm. Tuition: $65

Your coordination influences your body language and how people perceive you. Learn how to make choices that change the quality of that important first impression, and encourage clear communication. Location: Cantare Studio, Springfield OR



Speak Freely!

Healthy Voice Use for Educators and Communicators

Tuesdays, 6:30 to 9:00 pm. July 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14, 2018
Tuition: $300 + credit fee*

Are you a K12 teacher, an educator of any kind, a sales person, or a presenter, who speaks for a living?  If you find your voice and yourself exhausted at the end of the day, then this course might be for you. Topics covered include: breathing, balance, resonance, projection, clarity/articulation.

* graduate credit through the University of Oregon Extension



Ease Your Way...

Alexander Technique for Pregnancy and Childbirth

Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Next course: August 2018  

Tuition: $120 per person/$200 with birth partner

Would you like to improve your flexibility and self-awareness for an easier pregnancy and birthing experience? This five week class applies the Alexander Technique to the specifics of being pregnant and giving birth. Movement for flexibility,  breathing, balancing, sounding, childbirth education, relaxation techniques and partnering are all explored in a fun and relaxing way. 



The Art of Effective Practicing


An Alexander Technique Master Class for Music Majors

This two hour master class can help your students create a plan for more effective practicing, understand their process of assimilating new information, and develop a psycho-physical approach to practicing that encourages a free and relaxed performance. 

Dates: To be scheduled

Location: At your school or studio

Email for more information

Alexander Technique


"Marieke's work has changed the way I use my body and therefore my voice. Her approach is gentle but effective. She will change the way you think about and use your body and voice. She has helped save my teaching career and made my singing voice more resonant and effortless."


Brian H.