Janet Rarick is a graduate of the Houston School for the Alexander Technique and is certified to teach through Alexander Technique International. Her long-time interest and study of the Technique has included extensive work with nationally and internationally noted teachers. A musician and professor at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music, she teaches courses and private lessons in the Alexander Technique for Rice University undergraduates, Shepherd School of Music students, and for the Rice Community at Large. She also teaches workshops and classes in the Alexander Technique throughout the Greater Houston Area. As Associate Professor of Music Career Development at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music, Rarick coaches chamber music, teaches classes in professional development and performance skills, and directs outreach activities.