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2019 SMU Music Educators Workshops

Summer professional development and learning opportunities for music educators

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Conversational Solfege, FAME Certification Course 

June 10 – 12
Monday and Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Noncredit Cost: $400
Housing: No on-campus housing is available for this workshop. For a listing of local Dallas hotels near the SMU campus and out-of-state discounts, visit here
John Feierabend, Instructor

Advanced Choral Conducting 

June 12 – 14
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.;Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Noncredit Cost: $350
Housing: No on-campus housing is available for this workshop. For a listing of local Dallas hotels near the SMU campus and out-of-state discounts, visit here
Pam Elrod Huffman and Robert Bode, Instructors

Instrument Repair for the Band Director 

June 13 – 14
Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Noncredit Cost: $300
Housing: No on-campus housing is available for this workshop. For a listing of local Dallas hotels near the SMU campus and out-of-state discounts, visit here
Ann MacMillan, Instructor

The Art of Teaching Music: A Workshop for Band Directors

June 17 – 19
Lynn Jackson and Matthew McInturf, Directors
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Orff Schulwerk Masterclass: Music and Dance of Diverse Cultures 

June 17 – 21
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays
Noncredit Cost: $400
Housing: $450 for single; $300 for double (No meals are included.)
Sofia Lopez-Ibor, Instructor

Orff Schulwerk, Levels I, II, And III

June 17 – 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays
Noncredit Cost: $800
Housing: $850 for single; $650 for double (No meals are included. Single rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis.)
Michael Chandler, Paul Cribari, Andrew Ellingsen, Amy Fenton, Paul Hallsted, Richard Layton, Beth Melin Nelson, Jacqueline Schrader, and Meg Tietz, Faculty 

Kodály Certification Training, Levels I, II, III

Kodály Choral Track, Levels I, II, and III

Presented in conjunction with the Plano ISD Kodály Certification Program
July 1-3 and July 5-18
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays
Noncredit Cost: $900
Housing: $1,450 for single; $950 for double (includes breakfast each morning. Single rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis.)
Gay deMontel, Jason Dove, László Durányik, Lenke Igo, Brenda Keen, Kathy Kuddes, Kristin Vogt, and Melissa Young, Faculty

The Art of Teaching Orchestra 

July 5 – 7
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
There will also be nightly off-campus events.
Noncredit Cost: $250
Housing: No on-campus housing is available for this workshop. For a listing of local Dallas hotels near the SMU campus and out-of-state discounts, visit here
Deborah Perkins, Director

Introduction to Eurhythmics: Purposeful Movement in the Music Classroom 

July 8 – 12
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Noncredit Cost: $400
Housing: No on-campus housing is available for this workshop. For a listing of local Dallas hotels near the SMU campus and out-of-state discounts, visit here
Kay Piña and Steven Robbins, Faculty

Introduction to Gordon Music Learning Theory 

July 15 – 17
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily
Noncredit Cost: $250
Housing: No on-campus housing is available for this workshop. For a listing of local Dallas hotels near the SMU campus and out-of-state discounts, visit here
Kathy Draves, Instructor

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2019 SMU Music Educators Workshops

Conversational Solfege

Advanced Choral Conducting

Instrument Repair for the Band Director

The Art of Teaching Music: A Workshop for Band Directors

Orff Schulwerk Masterclass

Orff Schulwerk*+

Kodály Certification Training

The Art of Teaching Orchestra

Introduction to Eurhythmics

Introduction to Gordon Music Learning Theory

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