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Adjudication Sessions

What are the Festival Judges Listening For?

Band Sessions

Female Composers for Wind Band

Band Reading Session: Expanding Their Exposure

Brass Boot Camp

When the Baton Stops... Teaching All About Music Through Performance

Those Pesky Percussion Repairs and How to Fix Them

Choral Sessions

Choral Reading Session: Advanced Middle School - High School

Happy Choirs Sing Better: Building Community and Autonomy in the Choir Room

Takadimi 101:What it is, Why it Works, and How to Teach it.

Bringing Literacy and Critical Thinking into the Choir Rehearsal

Choral Reading Session: Elementary - Middle School

Expression in the Middle School Choir


General Music Sessions

Playing with A.I.R.: Ideas for Developing Articulation and Intonation on the Recorder

Kodály in the Elementary Music Classroom

Orff Inspired Lessons for Elementary Young and Old

Nurturing by Nature: A Chinese Folk Song Inspired by Nature


Higher Ed Sessions

Ukulele and Guitar for Equity

Innovation and Learning Sessions

Music Genesis: A Computer-Centered Approach to High School Classroom Music

Apps for Music Education

Theater Tech for the Music Teacher

Can YouTube? You Can

Jazz Sessions

Incorporating Improvisation Techniques into the Jazz Band Rehearsal

Getting Your Best Groove On

The Language of Improvisation

Engage Your Students in Composing and Arranging

Jazz Reading Session

Multicultural Sessions

Teaching Chinese Music in a Multicultural Setting

Mariachi Hands On!

Cultural Equity and Social Justice Through Chamber Music

The Intersection Between Hip Hop Culture and Education

Orchestra Sessions

Bass-ics and More!

Orchestra Classroom Hacks - RoundTable Discussion

String Orchestra Conductors Workshop

Orchestra Reading Session

Alternative String Styles & Improvisation