Whether in-person or virtually through a Zoom connection, bring a helpful Clinic or Workshop to your Music Education staff, or to your students.  Consider a session based on topics from "Strategies, Tips, and Activities for the Effective Band Director" or request a custom-designed focus to meet the needs of your program.

 

Recent Clinics have included:   

DMEA: The Delaware "State Music Day," October 2022

MMEA: The Maryland Music Educators State Conference, August 2022

PMEA: The Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, April 2022

NYSBDA: The New York State Band Directors Association, March 2022

DMEA: The Delaware Music Educators State Conference, October 2021

MMEA: The Maine Music Educators State Conference, May 2021

NAfME: "Eastern Division Conference" Apr 2021

The National Band Association: "60 for 60" Webinar, Apr 2021

Maryland Music Educators Association: Annual In-Service Conference, Mar 2021

DMEA: The "Delaware State Music Day" Oct 2020 

New York State Band Directors Association: The Summer Conference, Aug 2020  

GST BOCES Region: Staff Development Day, Jan 2020

The New York State School Music Association: Annual Conference, Nov 2018

Recent Topics have included:   

  • Beautifying Tone & Intonation in Instrumental Ensembles

  • Cultivating the Intangibles: Strategies to Promote Students' Independent Musical Expressiveness

  • "Everything You Need to Become an Effective Band Director" (... but can't possibly learn in the brief expanse of a 4-year education!)

  • What Do I Do With Those Drummers?!!

  • The Rehearsal Dinner: A Buffet of Strategies for the Effective Director

  • Intonation and Tuning Strategies for Band Directors

  • Refilling the Bag of Tricks

  • A Dozen Engaging Ways to Warm Up the Band

  • The Intangibles: Specific Strategies to Teach the Unteachable

  • How (and Why!) to Include a "Prism Concert" in Your Music Program