34th Annual WNY Conference Day for Music Educators
Friday, February 1, 2019
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
John Hasselback, Jr. Quartet – Pre-Conference Music during Registration & Coffee
Headliner and Keynote Speaker:
Bud Beyer – Professor Emeritus in Theatre
Courtesy of GIA Publishing Co.
“Between Mystery and Mystery”
‘The great circle of communication that ebbs and flows
between musician and score, between musician and musician,
and between musicians and their audience’
Houghton College Choir
Dr. Daniel Black – Assistant Professor of Vocal Music and Conducting – Director
Nazareth College Saxophone Ensemble
Dr. Chisato Eda Marling – Professor of Saxophone – Director
Partial List of Presenters/Clinicians:
Bud Beyer – GIA Publishing Co.
“Completing the Circle”
‘Considerations for the Community of Music from Mime and the Theatre’
Dr. Chisato Eda Marling – Nazareth College
“Saxophone Techniques Session”
Dr. Jill Reese, – SUNY Fredonia
“Strummin’ My Four-String – Part II” – Ukulele Session
“Do You Hear What I Hear – Part II” – Elementary Listening Techniques Session
Danielle Rodgers – Williamsville Central
"Successful NYSSMA Vocal Sight-Reading"
Laura Jay – Kenmore-Tonawanda UFSD
“Using “Soundtrap” in the Special Ed Music Classroom”
Peggy Scalzo – Buffalo Free-Lance Percussionist
“Setting up for Success – Drum Set Arrangement & the Student Musician”
Jill Neuhaus – Ken-Ton UFSD & Keith Ersing – West Seneca Central
“Vocal Jazz Auditions Workshop”
Jaime Pitnell – B.A.V.P.A.
“Band Repertoire – Selecting the Appropriate Music for Your Goals”
Kevin Mead – Churchville Central - retired
“Technology Sessions – Smart Music, Finale”
More to come of course…please check back here often!
Luncheon Music Courtesy of Buffalo Musicians Association Local 92