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Rami Levin | Elance
 
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Rami Levin

Translation (Portuguese)/Editing/Proofreading
   Brazil
  |   Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
  |  5:29 pm Local Time

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I am a retired professor with strong writing, editing and proofreading skills. I have a BA from Yale University, an MA from the University of California, San Diego, and a PhD from the University of Chicago. I served as chair of the Music Department at Lake Forest College from 1994-2005 and Associate Dean of Faculty from 2005-2010. I retired in 2010 and am now Professor Emerita. A former Fulbright scholar and lecturer in Brazil, I currently live in Rio de Janeiro where I teach seminars in music analysis as well as writing skills for...

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Skills (4)

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Translation English Brazilian Portuguese
English To Brazilian Portuguese Translation Skills Test
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Portuguese to English translation
English
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

I have excellent proofreading, editing, translating (Portuguese-English) and writing skills. My experience as an editor and proofreader includes academic and nonacademic texts and articles for submission to professional journals. Since moving to Brazil in 2010 I have been working with Brazilian students on essay writing skills for their applications for admission to American universities.

As a composer I have been commissioned to write music for instrumental ensembles, chorus and orchestra. My works have been performed and recorded in the US, Spain, Italy, Brazil and the Slovak Republic.

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Employment

Lake Forest College
Founding Director, Lake Forest Lyrica
1994 - 2012
Founder of chamber music concert series featuring some of the finest ensembles in the Chicago area.
Lake Forest College
Associate Dean of Faculty
2005 - 2010
Lake Forest College
Composer in Residence
2005 - 2010
Lake Forest College
Founding Director, Center for Chicago Programs
2005 - 2010
Lake Forest College
Professor of Music
1994 - 2010
My career at Lake Forest College included chairing the department of music, teaching music theory and Latin American music, as well as conducting the chamber orchestra.

Education

University of Chicago
PhD
1980 - 1991
University of California, San Diego
MA
1976 - 1978
Yale University
BA
1971 - 1975

Keywords

editing
proofreading
academic writing (music)
translating (Portuguese)
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