editing, publishing, consumer technology, tech, gadgets, history, English, humanities, education, music, classical music, Chicago Manual of Style
music, music composition, language development, language change, word histories, technology, gadgets, cars, family, religion
Liberal-arts bachelors degree with a concentration in singing. High grades throughout the humanities, including numerous English and writing courses.
Master's degree program in church music with a dual concentration in composition and voice.
Joseph has worked full-time for an educational publisher for several years. In this role he has stayed current on educational and pedagogical trends in the K-12 sphere. With a little research he can write on a very broad range of topics related to education, including broad educational/pedagogical concepts and subject-specific content.
Joseph is a life-long tech enthusiast with a broad range of interests within the field. He's quite familiar with computer hardware and software, gadgets of all sorts (especially Apple products, such as iPad, iPhone, and iPod), pro audio equipment (including some digital instruments), and more. He stays up to date on the latest developments in the field of consumer tech.
Joseph is a classically-trained musician, singer, and composer, with two degrees in music. He's written concert reviews, CD liner notes, and academic papers, and he's edited numerous concert programs and musical scores, as well as a complete hymnal. Joseph writes well on classical/concert music, church music, and mainstream popular music.
Joseph has a high level of experience editing and writing newsletter-style content for a local nonprofit. These newsletters are sent as email blasts and written in a concise advertising style. He can craft a customized message for your organization, whatever your needs may be.
Joseph has the skill to write informative, engaging content for your blog or website. He will deliver high-quality general informative pieces designed to engage, educate, or entertain. He is comfortable writing on a wide variety of topics. Recent topics blogged vary widely and include pets, insurance, the auto industry, concert information, and pest removal.