Assistant ProfessorAND Chair, Music Education Department
College of Music, University of the Philippines, Diliman

Phone;658-4907 (residence) or 658-6517 (studio) or


Jocelyn Timbol-Guadalupe teaches early childhood music methods, special projects in music education and research methods in music education. She also performs regularly as harpsichordist of Musika Sophia, an early music ensemble performing renaissance and baroque music, incidental music to puppetry as well as Philippine folk music performed on recorder, strings and continuo.

Recent publications include "Philippine Bamboo Instruments and Partner Songs for Grades 2 and 5" Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia, Bandung, Indonesia (2009), Online Philippine Secondary Education Curriculum Modules(2009), Elementary Special Program for the Arts Music Curriculum (2009), Integrated Thematic Units in Social Studies and Music for Grades 1-6. (2008). Currently, she is involved in developing a standardized tertiary music achievement test in the Philippines, a dictionary of Philippine musical terms and multi-sensorial music modules for basic education.


1996 – 1997 Poveda Learning Center, Quezon City High School Music Teacher: Grades 8 and 10 1997-1998 University of the Asia and the Pacific, Pasig City Teaching Fellow / Instructor of Humanities 1998-2000 Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City Grade School Music Teacher: Levels 2 and 3 (1998-1999), Levels 1 and 4 (1999-2000) 2000-2002 Comprehensive Preparatory Music Program, UP College of Music Extension Program Lecturer on Movement I and II for Children Aged 7-12 2001 Trumpets, Stageworks, Shangrila, Pasig City Lecturer, Music Theory 2000-2002 Mediaquest Asia Publishing Co. Chief Editor,QuestMAP (An interactive multi-media music magazine for elementary) 2002-2003 Punlang Musika, UP College of Music Extension Program Lecturer on Gordon Solfege and Dictation for Children Aged 7-12 2000-2004 Music Education Department, UP College of Music, Diliman, Quezon City Lecturer: Methods and Materials (Elementary, Gordon Method and Orff Method) and Practicum (Elementary and High School) 2004-2005 Manila Waldorf School, Quezon City Conductor, Middle School Choir (Grades 4-7) 2004-2005 Kawayan Waldorf School, Quezon City Lecturer on Music Theory, Upper School (Grades 8 and 9) 2004-present Music Education Department, UP College of Music, Diliman, Quezon City Instructor: Foundations, Methods and Materials (Pre-school, Elementary, Gordon and Orff Methods) and Practicum (Pre-school, Elementary and High School)


1981 – 1986 St. Scholastica's Academy Elementary Education – 2nd Honorable Mention 1987 – 1990 St. Scholastica's Academy Secondary Education – Batch Salutatorian 1991 – 1996 UP College of Music, Diliman, Quezon City Bachelor of Music, Major in Music Ed., Minor in Piano and Voice, Magna cum laude 1997 – 1998 University of Asia and the Pacific, Pasig City Master of Arts in Liberal Education (units) 1998 – 2008 UP College of Music, Diliman, Quezon City Master of Music, major in Music Education

Professional memberships

Junior Music Educators' Guild (Faculty Adviser, 2005-present) Philippine Society for Music Education (Secretary to the Board, 2000-2003) Philippine SocietEEEy for Music Education (Secretary, 2003-2005) Philippine Society for Music Education (Board Member, 2006-present) Piano Teachers' Guild of the Philippines (Lifetime Member) Philippine Musician's Guild (Member) Kodaly Society of the Philippines (Member, 1999-2000) U.P. Aguman (Alumnus)

Rfeerences Prof. Mauricia D. Borromeo – U.P. College of Music Prof. Leticia G. del Valle – U.P. College of Music Msgr. Arnel T. Lagarejos – Our Lady of the Abandoned Parish, Marikina City


Readings for the UP-CHED Summer Scholarship Program for Music Teachers (1997 & 1998) QuestMAP Vol. 1 Nos. 1-2 for Grades 1-6 (2001) TEC Curriculum Revision for the BS Ed. with specialization in Music (As a member of the Music Committee, 2001) Modelong Banghay-Aralin sa Makabayan 1-3 at 4-6. U.P. College of Education, 2003 "Likha-Tugtugin" Piano Pieces for Children Composed by Christine Muyco (As a Pedagogy Writer, 2003)

Performances, Seminars, Workshops and other Extension Activities

2005, 2006-present
1. Director and Accompanist: Musikleine Studio Recitals

A. Big Recitals

• "Musical Moments" (Musikleine Studio, May 19, 2006)

 • "MusiKalayaan" (U.P. Aldaba Hall, June 12, 2005)

 • "Musical Genres 2005" (U.P. Aldaba Hall, January 30, 2005)

• "Different Musical Styles" (Musikleine Studio, December 30, 2004)

• "Popular Hits" (Flowers and Butterflies Garden, May 30, 2004)

• "For Unto Us A Child Is Born" (Musikleien Studio, December 28, 2003)

• "Musical Favorites" (Musikleine Studio, June 22, 2003)

 • "Tugtugan" (Musikleine Studio, January 26, 2003)

B. Mini-Recitals at Musikleine Studio

• March 26, 2006

 • February 26, 2006

 • July 31, 2005

 • November 27, 2005

2. Lecturer on the Orff Method

• Philippine Kodaly Society Annual Workshop Mini-hall, UP College of Music, April 17 and 21, 2006

• Philippine Kodaly Society Annual Workshop Mini-hall, UP College of Music, April 18 and 19, 2005

3. Resource Speaker on Singing and Movement Activities for Pre-school

• U.P.-PAUW Child Care Center Teachers and Staff Enrichment Seminar, U.P. PAUW Child Care Center, April 11, 2006

4. Facilitator, U.P. Music Education-Manila Waldorf School Mini-Concerts

• Orchestra Sectional Mini-Concerts for Middle School Manila Waldorf School, February 2006

5. Facilitator, UPJMEG-Philippine Musicians Guild Roundtable Discussion on "Current Labor Practices in Music Education"

• Abelardo Hall, U.P. College of Music, February 17, 2006

6. Resource Speaker on "Interactive Music Strategies for Young Learners"

• Bohol Center for Culture and Arts Development, Meridian Hotel, Tagbilaran City, January 14-15, 2006

7. Organizer, Junior Music Educators' Guild Fundraising Event

• Caroling of U.P. Music Education Alumni, Quezon City, December 13, 2006

8. Organizer, Music Education Department Recitals

• Abelardo Hall, U.P. College of Music, March 2006

 • Mini-Hall, U.P. College of Music, March and October 2005

9. Demonstration Teacher on "Integrating Music in Preschool, Elementary and H.S."

• PSME Outreach Workshops, Bulacan and Dagupan City, October 2005

10. Adviser, Music Education Practicum Recitals at the U.P. Abelardo Hall
• Music Education 135 (High School): "Memoirs", March 14, 2006
• Music Education 135 (Inter-High School): "Fellowship", March 8, 2006
• Music Education 196 (Preschool): "Paraiso", March 1, 2006
• Music Education 125 (Elementary): "Pistang Pilipino", October 2005
• Music Education 196 (Preschool): "Magic Land", September 2005
• Music Education 135 (High School): "Covers", March 2005 (UPIS Bulwagan)
• Music Education 125 (Elementary): "Folksongs of the World", October 2004

11. Organizer, UP Music Education-PSME Teaching Demonstration Seminars at the U.P. Abelardo Hall
• Series 9, September 2006
• Series 7, September 2005
• Series 6, September 2004
• Series 5, September 2003
• Series 4, September 2002
• Series 3, September 2001
• Series 2, February 2001
• Series 1, October 2000 2004

12. Demonstration Teacher on Makabayan Lessons for Grades 1 and 5
• U.P. College of Education Makabayan Workshops Benitez Hall, U.P. College of Education, October 2004 Mini-hall, U.P. College of Music, May 2004 2003

13. Resource Speaker on "Methods and Materials for Makabayan in the Elementary"
• Philippine Society for Music Education-NAMCYA National Workshop Hiyas ng Bulacan, Malolos, November 2003

14. Resource Speaker on "Edwin Gordon's Music Learning Theory"
 • "Pananampalataya at Musika: Yaman ng Pilipino" Seminar St. Paul College of Music, September 16-17, 2003 2002

15. Resource Speaker on "Teaching Strategies in Music for High School"
• Diwa Publishing, Inc. Seminar for High School Teachers Roosevelt College Auditorium, Cainta, Rizal, June 4, 2002

16. Resource Speaker on "Movement Strategies and Music in the Integrated Curriculum" • Miriam Grade School Auditorium, Quezon City, April 19, 2002 2001-2000 17. Resource Speaker on "Storytelling using Music" • UP CFA Music, Literature and Art Appreciation through Integrative Performance, College of Fine Arts, February 2001 18. Facilitator of the PSME-NCCA-CCP sponsored concerts for public elementary school students entitled "Musikang Pangkabataan at Edukasyon" • Various public elementary schools in the NCR, September 2000 – January 2001 19. Consultant of the DECS Teacher Education Council Consultation for Preparation of Prototype Syllabi in BSEd. Specialization in Music • Richville Mansions, August 2000, February 2001 20. Pedagogy Writer of the DECS BSE Facilitator's and Student's Guide for Teaching Integrated Theory and Creative Writing in the Secondary School, • Bureau of Secondary Education, Department of Education, May 2001 21. Music Director and Accompanist • Legion Choir, Sto. Rosario de Pasig, 1997-2001 22. Conductor • Himno Cristo, Edsa Shrine, 1998-2001 23. Instructor of Solfeggio • Trumpets Stageworks, February 2001 24. Webmaster • PSME Website, 2000 – 2005 25. Managing Editor • PSME Newsletter, 2000 – 2005 Training Seminars and Workshops Attended 1. Conducting Clinic 2006 • Sponsored by the U.P. Conducting Department • Rey T. Paguio Lecture Hall, February 2006 2. "Tawag ng Bantula" • Sponsored by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts • Abelardo Hall, January 2006 3. Dr. Joel Navarro Masterclass • Sponsored by the U.P. Conducting Department • Abelardo Hall, October 2005 4. Ms. Gemma Arguelles Lecture-Demonstration on "Orff and Kodaly Methods" • Sponsored by U.P. JMEG • Mini-Hall, August 2005 5. Dr. Howard Gardner on "Conference on Multiple Intelligence" • Organized by The Multiple Intelligence School • Manila Hotel, February 11-12, 2005 6. Mr. Dan Freeman Lecture-Demonstration on "Waldorf Eurhythmy" • Sponsored by Manila Waldorf School • Manila Waldorf School, Quezon City, March 2005 7. Mr. Dan Freeman Lecture on "Waldorf Philosophy and Mentoring" • Sponsored by Kawayan Waldorf School • Kawayan Waldorf School, Quezon City, November 2004 8. Dr. Priscilla Magdamo Masterclass on "McClosky Vocal Pedagogy" • Sponsored by the U.P. Voice Department • Abelardo Hall, November 2004 9. Dr. Genesis Rivera Lecture on "Music Therapy" • Sponsored by the U.P. Music Education Department • Abelardo Hall, March 2004 10. Dr. Lydia Agno on "Content Webs" (Revised Basic Education Curriculum) • Sponsored by the U.P. Music Education Department-PSME • U.P. Abelardo Hall, September 2002 11. Teaching Effectiveness Course • Sponsored by the U.P. Office of the Director for Instruction • U.P. College of Public Administration, October 2000 12. International Conference on Distance Learning • Sponsored by the Association of ASEAN Open Universities • Edsa Shangri-la, August 2000 13. Ms. Carolyn Cheng Lecture-Demonstration on "Dalcroze Eurhythmics" • Sponsored by the U.P. Music Education Department • Abelardo Hall, U.P. College of Music, February 2000 14. Kodaly Certification Level I • Sponsored by the Kodaly Society of the Philippines • St. Paul University, Department of Music, April 1999 15. Dr. Celeste Gonzales on "Ignatian Pedagogical Paradigm" • Sponsored by the Ateneo De Manila University • College of Education, Ateneo De Manila University, March 1999.