Middlebury Language School Graduate Programs


Dietlind Jacobi

German For Singers Faculty

Dietlind Jacobi currently works and lives in Berlin. She was trained as a teacher for the singing and speaking voice and speech­therapist, including breathing and bodymovement at the Schlaffhorst-Andersen School, now Bad Nenndorf near Hannover. She has been a lecturer at the University of Music in Frankfurt and Hannover, where she taught voice, speech and breathing seminars for actors. Currently she teaches breathing exercises and bodymovement for musicians at the University of Music "Hanns Eisler" in Berlin. She also works as a voice and speech therapist and is a Lecturer at the Schlaffhorst-Andersen School. To improve voice and speech for professional speakers and singers, she also uses mental techniques like Neuro-Linguistic-Programming and Kinesiology.