The Choral Pedagogy Professional Development (May 25th) at McMaster University has been canceled and will be rescheduled at another time. Please email Dr. Tracy Wong (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions or would like to receive updates on this event.
Join us for a day of choral pedagogy and professional development! Workshops will be led in a lab format by Dr. Tracy Wong (Assistant Professor and Choral Director, School of the Arts), with guest presenters Dr. Elaine Choi (President, Choirs Ontario) and Melanie Tellez (Assistant Artistic Director, Hamilton Children’s Choir).
– rehearsal techniques
– vocal methods for young and emerging voices
– introduction to multicultural music in classroom and concert settings
– resources for repertoire & appropriate repertoire selection
– integrated music literacy
– getting to know your provincial choral organization: Choirs Ontario
Materials provided: reading packets of original choral music and other handouts.
Participants will receive a certificate of completion.
The McMaster University Choir Octet will be present in all sessions to provide live demonstrations of repertoire, provide vocal modelling, and lead participants in group singing.
Registration Fees: Educators $172.32; Current McMaster Students $56.50
Registration Deadline: May 15, 2019
McMaster University Choral Workshop
For more information, refer to the attached workshop leaflet which includes registration and payment options. Do not hesitate to contact Dr. Tracy Wong if you have any questions: email@example.com
Feb 11-16, 2019, Vancouver, BC
Entry deadline: November 19, 2018
The Vancouver Chamber Choir’s 39th Annual National Conductors’ Symposium is an opportunity to take part in master-classes as a conductor or observer. Learn choral techniques, conducting gesture, score interpretation and more. Each conductor will conduct before an audience, as part of the Choir’s regular concert season.