CSMTA Logo Connecticut State Music Teachers Association Affiliated with the Music Teachers National Association

2004 State Convention

Map to Convention

Saturday, October 23

8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Newtown Old Meeting House
Main Street (next to the Flag Pole)
Newtown, CT

Program

8:45 - 9:00 a.m.Registration Coffee
9:00 - 9:30 a.m.Welcoming Remarks
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.Susan Ogilvy - Using today's technology to enhance lessons and performances
10:30 - 10:55 a.m.Commissioned Piece
10:55 - 11:00 a.m.~Break ~
11:00 - 11:50 a.m.Bob Diefendor Author of "Release The Butterfly" -Working your Magic with students/Technique and sound
11:50 - 12:30 p.m.Russell Hirshfield - Performance/lecture - The Evolution of Olivier Messiaen's Musical Style, 1929-1944
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch at the Edmond Town Hall - Alexander Room - Main Street, Newtown
1:30 - 2:20 p.m.Bob Diefendor - The role of the teacher/Magician
2:20 - 2:30 p.m.Musical Interlude
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.Bob Diefendor - Increasing the student's progress and enthusiasm by understanding their individual needs and learning style
3:30 - 3:40 p.m.~Break ~
3:40 - 3:50 p.m.Musical Interlude
3:50 - 5:00 p.m.Bob Diefendor - Using well known stories and movie scenes to increase student's ability to interpret and bring life to their music
5:00 p.m.Summary

Pre-Registration Deadline: October 20, 2004

Member Pre-Registration $40 ($45 after October 20)
Student Pre-Registration $15
Non-Member Pre-Registration $45 ($50 after October 20)

Fee includes a Continental Breakfast and Lunch
Please pre-register, as adequate food counts are appreciated. Thank you!

REGISTRATION:
Mail your name, address, phone, local chapter, and check payable to CSMTA, Inc. to:
Diane Cooke
152 South King Street
Danbury, CT 06811

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