To help in planning for next year please see this working calendar that is updated as soon as we have dates and festival information.
As we have been offering in our odd year summer class schedule, I hope that you might consider taking MUED 5814M AdvancedConducting which is a five-day workshop for band, orchestra, and choral conductors who teach at the middle school and secondary level, at the collegiate level, and for undergraduate and graduate college students, that is designed to deal with conducting techniques, rehearsal strategies, and score study.
MUED 5814M: Advanced Conducting Class will be held on the YSU Campus from June 10-14, 2019 from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM. Historically, this class has had between 9 and 12 students with a mixture of regional music educators/conductors and upper division undergraduate and graduate students from the Dana School of Music. For graduate students it falls in the category of "Seminar" towards your degree.
YSU DANA SCHOOL OF MUSIC 2019 SUMMER CONDUCTING WORKSHOP
Monday, June 10-Friday, June 14, 2019 2 semester hour credit
YSU Dana School of Music will be offering MUED 5814M Advanced Conducting is a course/workshop from June 10-14, 2019 in Bliss Hall. The class will be taught by Dr. Stephen L. Gage and it is a 2 semester hour course. The class will run from 9:00 A.M.-12 Noon and 1-4 P.M.
LINK TO THE COURSE: https://sctssap.admin2.ysu.edu:8443/pls/PRODS/bwskfcls.P_GetCrse
Quaker Valley School District will have a contract elementary band and orchestra director starting next school year. The position will be responsible for classes and traditional pullout lessons for band and string orchestra students in grades 4-5 in both Osborne and Edgeworth Elementary Schools. The ideal candidate has a background in both band and strings. Everyone is welcome to apply, but 3+ years experience in elementary music is preferred.
The position is posted here. Applicants may also find the posting on our website at www.qvsd.org, clicking on “District,” then “Employment.” Please share this opening as you are able!
Applications are accepted until April 25. Questions may be directed to Cory Neville at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-749-6009.
Cory A. Neville, M.M.
>Director of Instrumental Music
& Stage Manager,
Quaker Valley High School
Region I will be hosting a breakfast at the 2019 PMEA All-State/NAfME Eastern Division Conference. The breakfast will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 in the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. The breakfast will be held in room 330 from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
PLEASE RSVP by clicking on the link below by Monday, March 25, 2019.
The Department of Music at Indiana University of Pennsylvania presents the nineteenth annual IUP Jazz Festival. This year’s Festival will be held in Fisher Auditorium in the Performing Arts Center on the IUP campus on Sunday, April 7 and will featureTWO concerts: the IUP Jazz Ensembles along with special guests, the world renowned, Grammy Winning big band from Texas - The University of North Texas One O'Clock Lab Band.