Sonoma Wind Band Conducting Symposium - Rohnert Park, CA
June 24 - 28, 2019
Join us to further develop your skills at the seventh annual Summer Wind Band Conducting Symposium. The workshop focuses on the development of movement and gestural skills as a means for communicating musical interpretation. Conducting participants will work with a live ensemble each day and receive feedback from master teachers.
San Jose State Summer Choral Workshops - San Jose, CA
July 15 - 19, 2019
These conducting workshops are designed for teachers and choral conductors who have had previous experience conducting choirs and who wish to fine-tune their rehearsal skills with hand, baton, facial, and other nonverbal communication.
California Choral Directors Association Summer Conference at ECCO - Oakhurst, CA
July 21 - 24, 2019
Please join CCDA this summer at the beautiful Episcopal Conference Center in Oakhurst, California for the 2019 CCDA Summer Conference. This year will feature headliner Dr. Charlene Archibeque, professor emerita, San Jose State University. You don't want to miss this amazing opportunity for networking and professional development.
New Sounds Choral Reading Sessions - Cerritos, CA
July 30 - 31, 2019
Denise Gagne,Greg Gilpin,Joel Raney
Join us at our second annual New Sounds! Two days of school and church choral reading sessions featuring new music from multiple publishers. We'll have an entire day of elementary classroom resources and chorals, a day for middle and high school music, and an evening of sacred choral music.
Northern California Vocal Jazz Academy - Livermore , CA
August 10, 2019
Join hosts Matt Falker and Ian Brekke for a variety of vocal jazz reading sessions! All students will rehearse and perform in a massed choir. Breakout sessions for teachers include jazz theory, sound equipment, and teaching improvisation. Student breakout sessions include improvisation, solo singing, music industry, auditions, and jazz theory.
New Sounds of J.W. Pepper - Dublin, CA
August 17, 2019
Michael John Trotta
Come and hear great new choral music for all levels at this FREE reading session & workshop! Each attendee will receive a packet of new choral music as well as a complimentary lunch. Michael John Trotta will be our featured clinician this year!
California Choral Directors Association Northern Regional Conference - Hayward, CA
September 7, 2019
Discover accessible, practical literature suitable for a wide variety of voicings, ages, and ability levels. CCDA Regional Conferences provide an exciting way to learn from renowned conductors on an assortment of topics, read through music for a variety of choirs, and network with colleagues.
Music Association of California Community Colleges Conference - San Francisco , CA
November 14 - 17, 2019
The MACCC Conference is a three-day event attended by over 400 community college music students and music faculty. The Conference features master classes in piano, guitar, vocal jazz, and composition. The event closes with a choir and concert band performance which is open to the public.