Clinician for Teacher Professional Development
These teacher sessions can vary anywhere from ninety minutes to all day seminars. Listed below are a few of the sessions I have recently presented:
- Rehearsal Techniques
Strategies for keeping rehearsals on task and at a workable pace so that you can accomplish more during your limited rehearsal time.
- SSSS = Simple Steps for Successful Sightreading
A step by step method for improving your band's ability to sightread, both in adjudication and in your rehearsal.
- Ten Performances I'll Never Forget - No Matter How Hard I Try
A presentation of ten common errors that can easily lead to disaster in a band's performance.
- Solving The Mystery of Teaching Intonation
Practical teaching strategies which will immediately improve you band's awareness of pitch and their ability to play in tune.
- One Good Idea, One New Piece of Music, and One Funny Story
I always felt that I had attended a good convention or conference if I came home with one good idea, one new piece of music, and one funny story. In this session, I share some of the "best" that I've gathered over the years.