July 20-23: Exceptional Summer Conference on bucolic Smith College campus, steps from cosmopolitan Northampton, MA.
Event Date: June 16, 2014
Posted: June 16, 2014
Location: Massachusetts, USA
You’ll love the informal atmosphere, exciting interactive lectures and interest sessions at Mass ACDA's Summer Conference. Including Vocal Health for Choral Teachers, Super Anthems for All-volunteer Church Choirs, Recruiting and Training Male Singers, and Commissioning New Works. Many opportunities to sing.
Attendance at James Whitbourn’s oratorio Annelies, on texts from the Diary of Anne Frank. Headliner clinicians: Dr. Mary Goetz (retired from Indiana University, expert in children’s repertoire and multicultural resources) and Dr. Betsy Cook Weber (University of Houston, experienced at all levels, described by students and colleagues as “formidable,” “brilliant,” “demanding”). Face2Face sessions with these and other distinguished conductors. Multicultural jam session led by world-music-inspired composer Jim Papoulis. Air-conditioned classrooms, free use of pool and state-of-the-art athletic facilities, minutes from lively vibe and multiethnic cuisine of downtown Northampton.
Free PDPs and affordable grad credit through UMass Amherst. Register now: www.massacda.org.