Curriculum Vitae

JESSICA A. BRIZUELA 

tuningthesoul@gmail.com

EDUCATION

Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA  2008 – 2013
B.M. Music Therapy, Minor in Psychology, Harp Principle

Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA  2014 – 2017
Artist Certificate in Harp Performance

California State University – Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA  2015 – 2017
Pre-Health Professional Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Music Therapy Board Certification (MT-BC), Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT), 2013
  • Neurologic Music Therapy Certification (NMT), Colorado State University, 2013
  • Grant Writing & Nonprofit Management Certification, Pasadena City College Extension, 2014
  • HealthRHYTHMS Group Empowerment Drumming Facilitator, Remo Inc., 2014
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers,  American Heart Association, 2015
  • Reiki Level 1 & Level 2 Certified, Usui Reiki System of Natural Healing, 2018


PERFORMANCES
 
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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Madison Elementary School, Pasadena, CA (01/2019 – present)
Harp Instructor

  • Music educator for 3rd-5th grades, teaching choir and instrumental music such as recorders & violins

 

San Rafael Elementary School, Pasadena, CA (11/2018 – present)
Music Educator

  • Bilingual (Spanish & English) general music teacher for K-2nd grade in Dual Language Immersion program

 

Walnut High School, Walnut, CA (11/2016 – 12/2018)
Harp Coach

  • Primary harp coach teaching weekly group harp lessons and leading harp ensemble

 

Tuning the Soul, Pasadena, CA (03/2006 – present)
Owner – Harpist & Instructor

  • Serving as a freelance harpist with various genres of music for weddings, parties, memorial services, church, and other special events in the San Gabriel Valley and Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Teach harp lessons to a number of students ranging in ages, levels, and abilities on both lever and pedal harp
  • Teach beginning and intermediate levels of piano, guitar, and percussion of all ages and abilities
  • Serve as a copyist for harp arrangements including the early stages of Berklee Harp by Felice Pomeranz and various arrangements by Bonnie Mohr for Harp in Worship Conference 2013

 

L.E.A.P. for Infants, Inc., San Fernando, CA (05/2018 – 10/2018)
Music Therapist

  • Facilitate bilingual (Spanish & English) group music therapy sessions in early intervention with children and their parents as apart of developmental play group


Sound Spirit Events
,
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (11/2017 – 05/2018)
Harpist & Translator

  • Harpist, performing solo or in a group for weddings, corporate events, and other special events in India and surrounding countries of Southeast Asia
  • Performed frequent shows in a trio with harp, violin, and saxophone playing primarily Bollywood tunes along with some Western Numbers
  • Served as a translator English-Spanish for Cuban musicians also hired with event company
  • Part of the Artist Booking Company

 

Pacific Harps, Pasadena, CA (06/2015 – 11/2017)
Assistant (2015); Marketing Manager (2016); On-Call (2017)

  • Assisting Pacific Harps owner, Carolyn Sykes, with administrative tasks in running the full service harp studio and showroom
  • Primary tasks include: creation of newsletters, managing social media, and concert & festival promotions
  • Work with Camac Harps on global branding as being the official Camac Harps California
  • Hosted concerts & workshops onsite or offsite as places such as The NAMM Show, with harpists such as Deborah Henson-Conant, Alfredo Rolando Ortiz, Kim Robertson, Motoshi Kosako, Edmar Castañeda, Park Stickney, and more
  • Worked with artists such as Joanna Newsom, Pink Martini, and Above & Beyond in venues including the Orpheum Theatre, The Hollywood Bowl, and Jimmy Kimmel Live!

 

Children’s Music Fund, Greater Los Angeles Area (01/2015 – 11/2017)
Music Therapist (2015) & Music Therapy Coordinator (2017)

  • Hospital and in-home music therapist serving children with a wide range of diagnosis to meet client’s individualized needs
  • Music therapist in various hospitals such as Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and Huntington Memorial Hospital
  • Assisted in events such as “Family Fun Day” at the Remo Recreational Center and at the CMF Gala at The Village Recording Studio
  • In 2017, served as music therapy coordinator helping in the hiring of music therapists, starting music therapy programs in various hospitals, manage scheduling,  assisting in grants & research projects, and various other tasks alongside executive director

 

Los Angeles Harp Ensemble, Greater Los Angeles Area (05/2014 – 11/2017)
Harpist

  • One of four members in this harp quartet performing in a variety of settings, from formal concerts to educational outreach

 

Los Angeles Musicians Collective, Los Angeles, CA (04/2017 – 11/2017)
Harpist

  • Pit harpist for Reiner Staged Reading Series “Follies” by Sondheim with Musical Theatre West
  • Pit harpist for 3D-Theatricals run of Oklahoma!

Elegant Music, Pasadena, CA (03/2015 – 11/2017)
Harpist

  • Harpist, performing solo or in a group for weddings, bridal shows, and other special events
  • Performed venues such as Greystone Mansion, Almansor Court, and Cal Tech’s Athaneum
  • Harpist for wedding at Malibu Rocky Oaks Estate featured on TV show “Chachi’s World”

 

Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, CA (01/2015 – 11/2017)
Harpist (2015-2016) & Music Therapist (2017)

  • Utilize therapeutic harp and music therapy techniques in serving the pediatric unit of the hospital
  • Advocating/educating the hospital on music therapy, and assisting in the creation and coordination of an official music in the hospital program
  • In 2017, started an official music therapy program within pediatrics through the Children’s Music Fund

 

HumanGood, Bradbury, CA (01/2015 – 11/2017)
Music Therapist

  • Design and provide group music therapy services in assisted living center to improve quality of life of residents

 

Rhythm & Truth Music Therapy, Greater Los Angeles Area (05/2013 – 11/2017)
Music Therapist (2013-2015); On call (2016-2017)

  • Contracted to provide music therapy services and documentation for a variety of settings including early intervention and recovery
  • Led music therapy based sessions in the kindergarten classroom of Carpenter Community Charter School Spring 2015
  • Facilitated individual in-home sessions with toddler and school age children with Autism and various developmental delays
  • Led groups music therapy sessions with teenagers in recovery at Paradigm Malibu: Teen Drug Rehab Treatment and various other treatment centers in the area
  • Observed group music therapy sessions at The Discovery House: Los Angeles Alcohol and Drug Rehab Center
  • Provide musical activities during children birthday parties
  • Lead various drum circles

 

Center for Developing Kids, Pasadena, CA (03/2013 – 11/2017)
On-Call (09/2014-11/2017); Music Therapist (2013-2017), Program Assistant (09/2013-09/2014); Volunteer (03/2013-08/2013)

  • Work as part of the Good to Grow multidisciplinary (speech, occupational, physical therapy) developmental play group for kids 18-36 months using the SCERTS model
  • Use music and play interventions for development in social-emotional, communication, gross & fine motor, and self care
  • Focus on early communication skills, emotional regulation, sensory processing, peer interaction, play skills, acquisition of motor skills, successful transitions between activities, and meaningful parent and caregiver education
  • Aided in the training of volunteers
  • Introduced and led music therapy groups in SunKids Therapeutic Summer Camp 2013-2017  for children ages 3-10 years old


Care.com, Greater Los Angeles Area (09/2013 – 04/2017)
Special Needs Tutor

  • Provide individualized in-home academic tutoring and developmental sensory stimulation
  • Work with medically fragile children and those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum, ADHD, learning & behavioral challenges
  • Present multi-sensory approaches for child to be and feel successful in school work, while nurturing the child as a whole
  • Specialize in integrating music, along with play and physical activity, to aid in various areas in child’s life

 

The Arroyos Inc. Psychological Associates, Pasadena, CA  (01/2014 – 08/2015)
Music Therapist

  • Facilitate group music therapy sessions in the Intensive Outpatient program treating dual diagnosis patients who have chemical dependency diagnosis as well as one or more psychiatric diagnosis (depression, bipolar, anxiety, or psychotic disorder)
  • Worked as a music therapist until change in program/discontinuation of music therapy groups in August 2015

 

Messiah Lutheran Church/Iglesia Luterana Mesíase, Pasadena, CA (10/2014 – 05/2015)
Musician

  • Sunday Musician in Spanish service primarily serving as a percussionist
  • Harpist for special/holiday services in both English and Spanish services
  • Served on the music team until the closing of the church on 05/31/2015

 

Chelsea Davis Music Therapy Services, Orange County, CA  (2013-2015)
Music Therapist

  • On call music therapist leading music therapy groups with older adults at Avalon, Wakeforest, and Sam’s Homecare

 

In-Home Support Services, Pasadena, CA (07/2013 – 10/2014)
Caretaker

  • Caretaker for my grandmother in assisting with various medical needs
  • Did daily dressing changes to open wound after colon cancer surgery until fully healed
  • Checked and helped maintain healthy vitals daily including glucose levels and blood pressure
  • Assisted in giving medications and taking her to medical examinations
  • Translated from English to Spanish as needed during doctor and hospital visits
  • In 2014, assisted in the daily needs of hospice care until her passing

 

Integrative Music Therapy Services, Los Angeles, CA  (12/2013)
Subcontracted Music Therapist

  • Subbed over the holidays for a music therapy group at Promises Treatment Center in West Los Angeles with adults in recovery


Radiance International House of Prayer, 
Hollywood, CA (03/2013 – 05/2013)
Music Therapist

  • Developed and piloted a 2 month Music Therapy Watch; planned and co-lead sessions with one other music therapist
  • Utilized music therapy in the church to meet emotional, social, spiritual, and communication needs
  • Provided techniques for stress management and increased self-esteem to provide and maintain better quality of life
  • Oversaw creation of brochures and social media sites; presented music therapy in-service


Speakeasy Stage Company
Boston, MA (12/2010 – 2/2011)
Harpist

  • Harpist in pit for the musical “Nine” at the The Huntington Theatre Company, Stanford Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts
  • Performed 6 shows a week Jan 20 through the extension, February 20.

INTERNSHIP & PRACTICUM EXPERIENCE                                                                  

Sherrill House Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Jamaica Plain, MA (01/2013 – 02/2013)
Music Therapy Intern

  • Completed remaining of total 1,040 clinical internship hours to become board eligible
  • Utilized music to restore, improve or maintain physical, mental, cognitive, emotional and spiritual health to enhance residents’ overall health and well-being
  • Led music in movement groups 3 times a week, bi-weekly church services, and daily reminiscence groups
  • Facilitated daily sun downing groups on Alzheimer’s unit to decrease agitation and encourage enjoyment
  • Assessed residents and facilitated one to one sessions for those on hospice and kept weekly documentation notes


Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA  (6/2012 – 11/2012)
Music Therapy Intern

  • Facilitated individual, group, and family music therapy sessions in inpatient pediatric units including cardiovascular thoracic, intensive care units, cardiovascular acute, hematology/oncology, bone marrow transplant, rehabilitation, infectious disease, general medical/surgical units, outpatient surgical and hemodialysis clinics
  • Worked with patients and families with a range of diagnoses and challenges including developmental delay, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injuries, cancer, cystic fibrosis, autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, organ failure/transplant, a variety of mental health disorders, suicidal ideation/risk, terminal diagnoses, sickle cell disease, foster children, at risk youth, grief/loss/bereavement and other complex family situations
  • Cultivated music therapy referrals, managed and prioritized unpredictable and fluctuating patient caseload independently and completed assessments and documentation for each patient treated
  • Collaborated and co-treated with physicians, registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, art therapists, psychologists, child life specialists, chaplains, comfort and palliative care team, and social workers
  • Facilitated music therapy sessions in Handy Heroes Occupational Therapy Camp for children with cerebral palsy
  • Provided music therapy in weekly Physical Therapy groups and Expressive Arts Therapy groups
  • Developed and implemented Teen Music Therapy Group experimenting using music technology for self-expression
  • Built caseload through in-services, interdisciplinary team meetings and rounds, while providing ongoing advocacy of services
  • Provided outreach and education about music therapy during multiple employee and community based educational events


Children’s Hospital Boston
, Boston, MA (1/2012 – 5/2012)
Music Therapist Trainee – Practicum 5: Music in Medicine

  • Facilitated group and individual music therapy sessions for patients with various diagnoses housed on several different medical/surgical and intensive care units – primarily working on Neurology and the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
  • Observed and co-treated sessions in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Conducted interventions that promoted a safe environment, pain management, reduction in anxiety, and appropriate development and motor skills; Completed clinical documentation addressing patient progress and clinical observations


McLean Hospital
, Belmont, MA  (2/2011 – 5/2011)
Music Therapy Trainee – Practicum 4: Music in Psychotherapy

  • Facilitated group music therapy sessions in the residential psychiatric unit of the hospital with clients diagnosed with schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, clinical depression, and other mood and personality disorders
  • Used pre-composed music requested by group members, in addition to improvised music and original blues melodies
  • Evaluated affect of individuals and made notes after each session from observation towards evaluated goals


Peterborough Senior Center, Boston, MA (9/2010 – 12/2010)
Music Therapy Trainee – Practicum 3: Research in Music Therapy

  • Co-led sessions on using music to help maintain the wellness of healthy seniors in Boston


Goddard House Assisted Living House
, Jamaica Plain, MA  (1/2010 – 5/2010)
Music Therapy Trainee – Practicum 2: Music Therapy in Geriatrics

  • Observed and facilitated music therapy activities with a group of elderly clients in the advanced Alzheimer’s unit & hospice
  • Recorded weekly site reports and reflections; Presented final case study presentation


Roman Music Therapy Services, Malden, MA (10/2009 – 12/2009)
Music Therapy Trainee – Practicum 1: Music Therapy in Special Education

  • Assisted in music therapy group sessions for school-aged children diagnosed with Autism and their families
  • Co-led sessions with music therapist with improvised music aiming at addressing group member’s goals
  • Recorded weekly site reports and reflections; Presented final case study presentation

INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS                                                                 

Casa Hogar Vida Joven, Tijuana, Mexico, (07/2016)
Team Member – Music Therapist

  • Led groups at Dorcas House, a loving foster home helping about 40 children in which more than half of these children have parents in jail or have been wounded by drug abuse
  • Provided music activities for empowerment and spiritual & emotional wellness for 2 groups, one of  young children and the other of teenage girls

 

Gira de Musicoterapia a Mexico, Guadalajara, Mexico, (05/2013 – 10/2013)
Team Member – Music Therapist

  • Provided music therapy services to various facilities in Guadalajara to promote medical music therapy
  • Worked in pediatrics, oncology, geriatrics, school of the blind, physical rehabilitation, psychiatrics, transplant, nephrology, fibromyalgia, and residential facilities for adults with mental illnesses
  • Gave an in-service presentation on music therapy and the research behind it for over 200 local doctors, nurses and musicians


Sunrise Adult Training Centre
, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, (01/2010 – 6/2010)
Team Member – Music Therapy Trainee

  • Provided musical activities to a group of adults with developmental disabilities
  • Music Therapy in-service presentation given to staff members
  • Highly involved in the Cayman Special Olympics; participated in singing and playing with athletes in closing ceremony
  • In charge of managing the website and publicity of fundraisers

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE & CAUSES

Synesthesia Sinfonietta, Los Angeles, CA (09/2014-present)
Board of Directors – Marketing/Public Relations 

  • In charge of promotion for community orchestra, on top of being harpist

 

The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Harp Society, Los Angeles, CA (09/2014-present)
Board of Directors – Public Relations Committee Chair

  • Involved in the advocacy and promotion of the harp in the Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Promote of concerts and events happening within the Los Angeles Chapter
  • Manage social media platforms


Berklee College of Music Alumni Rep & Student Ambassador Program, 
Los Angeles, CA (11/2013 – present)
Alumni Representative

  • Interview prospective students for Berklee College of Music auditioning in Los Angeles
  • Assist in recruiting for Berklee by taking part in school visits in Los Angeles

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Team in Training, Greater Los Angeles Chapter
Triathlete (05/2014- 05/2017); Mentor (11/2014-06/2015)

 

Kids In Need of Defense (KIND)Universal City, CA (2016)
Translator

  • Served as a translator (Spanish to English) during interview assessment intakes for proper pairing of families to attorneys during Comcast Cares Day at NBC Universal

 

Ahiah Center for Spiritual Awakening, Pasadena, CA (2015)
Youth Ministry Teacher Assistant

  • Assist in leading the Sunday morning youth ministry that includes children of a wide variety of ages
  • Lead music activities and prepare group for performing in the church

 

Los Angeles Women in MusicLos Angeles, CA (03/2014 – 12/2015)
Grant Writer & Special Projects (03/2014 – 06/2014); Board of Directors (07/2014 – 12/2015)

  • Develop and write grant proposals to raise funds for this 501(c)(3) nonprofit to continue serving its mission
  • Work closely with the President in assisting in any special projects

 

Los Angeles Entertainment Summit, Los Angeles, CA (2013-2014)
Assistant

  • Aided in welcoming and directing attendees at the 2103 Los Angeles Entertainment Summit held the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
  • Helped man sign-in table and check out at the 2014 Casino Night fundraiser at Sony Pictures Studios
  • Event hosted by the Entertainment Merchants Association, a 501(c)(6) nonprofit
  • All proceeds from conference donated to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF), 501(c)(3) nonprofit


New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association
Boston, MA (09/2009 – 04/2012)
Student President (2yrs), Berklee Student Representative (1yr)

  • Scheduled and led monthly meetings with the executive committee and New England Region executive board
  • Composed bi-annual reports and presented it to the executive committee, national membership, New England Region executive board and National student organization at the annual national music therapy conferences
  • Served as a member of the planning committee for the 3 of the annual Passages Student Music Therapy Conference
  • Assisted in the planning and coordinating of international service trips to the Cayman Islands; supported trips to Greece and Panama
  • Helped in managing the website, Facebook, and other social media pages of the organization

ORGANIZATIONS

 

SKILLS                                                                       

  • Music—Instruments: Harp, Piano, Guitar, Voice, Percussion
  • Computer— PC, Mac, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, iWork, iLife, Adobe Photoshop
  • Language—Fluent in Spanish; proficient in French

 

AWARDS                                                                      

  • Azusa Pacific University Artist Certificate program scholarship 2014-2017
  • Group grant recipient of Pollination Project for music therapy service trip to Mexico, 2013
  • Recipient of the 2012 New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association Graduating Student Scholarship
  • Recipient of North American Tour Scholarship at Berklee College of Music 2008-2012
  • The American Harp Society’s Music Education Scholarship Award Recipient 2008

 

PRESENTATIONS
Research/Conference Presentations:

  • Brizuela, J. (2016, February). Music and Medicine: A Meta-Analysis on the Benefits of Integrating Music Therapy into Healthcare. Poster presented at California State University Los Angeles’ 24th Annual Student Symposium on Research Scholarship and Creative Activity, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Brizuela, J., Hembreiker, L.R., Litster, E. & Yoon, H.J. (2015, June). Harp Quartet as a Laboratory. Presentation at The American Harp Society Summer Institute, Logan, UT.
  • Brizuela, J. (2013, February). The Impact of Music Therapy for a Child with Medulloblastoma: A Case Study Presentation. Presentation at Berklee College of Music Senior Seminar, Boston, MA.
  • Brizuela, J. (2012, May). The Benefits of Music Therapy in Pediatric Cardiology. Poster presented at the Berklee College of Music, Music and Medicine Poster Session, Boston, MA.
  • Brizuela, J., Buscher, A., Daoulas, E., Konopasek, E., Lewis, R., Murphy, E., Parolisi, J., Scholar, L., Simonelli, M. & Wells, G. (2011, October). Team Cayman 2010: International Music Therapy Service Project. Poster presented at International Poster Session of The American Music Therapy Association National Conference, Atlanta, GA.
  • Brizuela, J. (2011, October). Tuning the Soul: The Effects of Using the Harp in Music Therapy. Presentation at The New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association Passages Student Music Therapy Conference, Cambridge, MA.
  • Brizuela, J., Buscher, A., Daoulas, E., Konopasek, E., Lewis, R., Murphy, E., Parolisi, J., Scholar, L., Simonelli, M. & Wells, G. (2010, April). NER-AMTAS International Service Project in the Cayman Islands. Presentation at The New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association Regional Conference, Brewster, MA.
  • Brizuela, J. (2010, December). Using Music Therapy in the Recovery Process of Sexually Abused Adolescents. Poster presented at Berklee College of Music Research in Music Therapy Poster Session, Boston, MA.
  • Brizuela, J., Buscher, A., Daoulas, E., Konopasek, E., Lewis, R., Murphy, E., Parolisi, J., Scholar, L., Simonelli, M. & Wells, G. (October 2010). NER-AMTAS International Service Project in the Cayman Islands. Presentation at The New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association Passages Student Music Therapy Conference, Cambridge, MA.

Seminar Presentations:

  • September 2018 – Intro to the Harp – Walnut High School, Walnut, CA
  • May 2018 – Intro to Music Therapy – L.E.A.P. for Infants, San Fernando, CA
  • August 2017 – Benefits of Music Therapy for Children w/Special Needs – Center for Developing Kids, Pasadena, CA
  • December 2016 – Intro to the Harp – Garey High School, Pomona, CA
  • October 2016 – Intro to the Harp – Walnut High School, Walnut, CA
  • September 2016 – Musicians Physical Wellness – Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
  • July 2015 – Music and Wellness/Intro to Music Therapy – Los Angeles Women in Music, Los Angeles, CA
  • May 2015 – Intro to the Harp – A Place Called Home, Los Angeles, CA
  • March 2015 – Intro to Music Therapy – Azusa Pacific University – Azusa, CA
  • April 2014 – Intro to the Harp – Academy of Music for the Blind, Monrovia, CA
  • February 2014 – Intro to Music Therapy – Center for Developing Kids – Pasadena, CA
  • November 2013 – Intro to Music Therapy – Guadalajara, Mexico

Articles & Project Involvement/Mentions:

Hobbies/Extracurricular Activities:

  • Sports
    • Triathlons
      • Member of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training TriTeam 2014-2017
        • Bronze medalist in age division Pasadena Triathlon 2017
        • Silver medalist in age division Magic Mountain Man Triathlon 2014
        • Bronze medalist in age division Nautica Malibu Triathlon 2014
        • Bronze medalist in age division Hansen Dam Triathlon 2014
    • Running
      • Participated in various 5K, 10K, and half marathon events
        • Gold medalist in age division Colon Cancer 5K 2014, in memory of my grandmother
        • Bronze medalist in age division Fiesta Days 10K 2015 & 2017
    • Swimming
      • Member of the Rose Bowl Masters Swim Team 2010, 2013, and 2016
  • Dance
    • Salsa & Bachata
      • Member of Calle Caliente Salsa Team at Athletic Garage Dance Center directed by Desi Jevon
        • 2019 – Athletic Garage Dance Center Valentine’s Salsa Night, Pasadena, CA
        • 2018 – Athletic Garage Dance Center Christmas Show, Pasadena, CA
        • 2018 – Athletic Garage Dance Center Halloween Salsa Night, Pasadena, CA
      • Member of The Dance Warriors: Ladies Salsa Tribe directed by Michelle Morales
        • 2019 – The Women’s Empowerment Expo, San Dimas, CA
        • 2019 – iXtapa Lounge, Pasadena, CA
        • 2019 – La Clave, Studio City, CA
      • Member of Latin Dance Pro Christmas Ladies Team directed by Paulina Vallin
        • 2018 – Clifton’s Republic Salsa Night: Christmas Edition, Los Angeles, CA
        • 2018 – iXtapa Lounge, Pasadena, CA
      • Member of Quest Underground Bachata directed by Arden Ebal0
        • 2017 – Athletic Garage Dance Center Salsa Night, Pasadena, CA
        • 2017 – Seattle Bachata Festival Seattle, WA
        • 2017 – Vancity International Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba (SBK) Festival, Vancouver, Canada
        • 2017 – Vivo Dance Studio Event, Rowland Heights, CA
        • 2017 – Afro-Latin Festival, Las Vegas, NV
    • Bollywood
      • Member of Bollywood Step Tamasha directed by Yogen Bhagat
        • 2018 – Diwali Cultural Program, Monrovia, CA
        • 2017 – Bollywood/Bachata Fusion – Athletic Garage Dance Center Salsa Night, Pasadena, CA
        • 2017 – Bollywood/Bachata Fusion – Vancity International SBK Festival, Vancouver, Canada
    • Samba
      • 2017 – Dancer in the Hollywood Parade Festival of Bands with Raiz Brazil directed by Jonia McClenney