Profty's Style Coach
In 1998 after receiving her degree in jazz from William Paterson University, she moved to France and began to work as a vocal coach and choir director and head of the vocal department at the CIAM music school in Bordeaux. While teaching at the CIAM, she decided to enroll in the opera program at the Bordeaux Conservatory. She earned her opera degree in 2005 and a year later enrolled in the SLS teacher program (earning the level 3 degree) and proudly joined IVA (Institute for Vocal Advancement) in 2013 to continue her education until 2018. Since that time, Monique has continued to build her career internationally, teaching and performing in places such as Russia, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Croatia, Thailand, Germany, Belorussia, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Denmark, Martinique and of course France.