Seneca Lake Rehearsal Workshop, July 23-29, 2017
Proposed Daily Schedule
check-in between 4-6 PM
Dinner on own
Course overview and social
July 24, 25
Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions including: Philosophy/Psychology; Cognitive/Affective Mapping; Cadences; Pedagogical Mapping; Icons; Score Mapping; Building Culture; Focus groups; Rehearsal Pedagogy; Individual Sessions
Morning: Student-centred learning
Afternoon and evening free to explore the local area
July 27, 28
Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions including: Advocacy; Individual Sessions; Rehearsal Pedagogy
Morning: Review and wrap-up
Why You Should Join Us!
We focus on your needs:
Although conducting is important - - rehearsal/teaching skills are ESSENTIAL! Be a better teacher - not just better with a baton.
Every workshop includes the tenets of music as a means to promote social justice and the integration of culturally responsive pedagogy in your practice.
We talk to you about YOUR NEEDS and create a highly personalized experience just for you.
Our cohort model of instruction utilizes the experiences and talents each participant brings to the workshop.
Your workshop will include individual lessons, think-tank opportunities, and rehearsal pedagogy sessions. Topics include conducting, rehearsal approach, curriculum development, selecting repertoire, community building, preparing your ensemble for festival, and other topics participants bring to the week.
Workshop will take place at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY
Nearest airport is Greater Rochester International Airport. Participants to arrange own transport from the airport to Geneva (approx.1 hour drive).
4 hour drive from Toronto; 6 hour from Montreal
Participants may choose to make their own housing and meal arrangements or elect to stay on campus.
To reserve a spot, early registration is strongly encouraged.
Consider enrolling in our 3-year Certificate Program.
MMI Team Leader, Presenter, or Researcher - If selected for this stream attendees will be eligible to become part of our MMI Team of Professionals.
MMI Certified Mentors, Coaches, Clinicians, and Adjudicators can promote themselves as having reached a level of excellence and be available to make significant contributions to the profession.
Registration Fee $ 150
Session Fee $ 600
Total Fee $ 750
(USD or CDN, pending citizenship)
RESIDENT FEE (choose 1)
1. On Campus Resident Fee $ 500
(housing, meals, insurance, receptions)
2. Off-Campus Resident Fee $ 200
(lunches, insurance, receptions)
Registration Fee due within 2 weeks of registering
Final balance due July 23
Cheque or money order payable to:
Music Mentors International
c/o Ardith Haley
1867 White Rock Road
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R1 Canada