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2018 Music for All Summer Symposium

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Music for All Summer Symposium, presented by Yamaha

June 25 - 30, 2018

Leadership Weekend June 23-24

Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana

The Directors’ Academy at the Music for All Summer Symposium, presented by Yamaha, brings you the absolute best to provide comprehensive professional development.

It’s a total experience, with something for every band director: high school and middle school, from the most experienced to the teacher at the start of his or her career. Music for All offers universal pedagogy and tools that will allow you to achieve peak performance personally and for your ensembles. This is the place to get a head start on next year’s thinking, make connections, get new ideas, and learn new strategies. Recharge your batteries while having a great time!

Customize your curriculum with choices focusing on a wide range of tracks and topics relevant to today’s band director in concert band, jazz, marching and technology. Experience classroom rehearsal techniques, conducting, literature, marching band design, jazz band, pedagogy, technology, organization, administration, programming and more. You also have access to observe all the student division classes, watching master teachers in all areas of instrumental instruction in action.

Our new series of daily Band Director Master Classes will provide time with master teachers on a wide range of issues from both inside the classroom and beyond.


2018 marks the 43nd annual Directors’ Academy at the Summer Symposium. Click here to learn more and register for the Music for All Directors’ Academy.


Click to Register for Summer MECA Courses

Registration Opens March 5, 2018

2018 Music for All Summer Symposium, presented by Yamaha

Coordinator: Patrick Benson

7428A
1 Credit Option
Tuition $300 per credit hour
Less Music for All 50% scholarship - $150
 
Student Cost: $150, due in full with registration
 
7428B
2 Credit Option
Tuition $600 per credit hour
Less Music for All 50% scholarship - $300
 
Student Cost: $300, due in full with registration
 
*Participants must register with each hosting organization in addition to registering for graduate credit through VanderCook.

*Registration/Notebook Due Date: ​Please submit registrations and notebooks to Patrick Benson, postmarked no later than one month after the last day of the event.
 
 

(Course Documents Coming in 2018)

Click HERE to download the 2018 VanderCook Summer Registration Form.
 
Click HERE to download the 2018 MECA Continuing Education Retrospective Information Sheet.
 
Click HERE to download the 2018 MECA Continuing Education Retrospective Notebook Rubric.
 
Click HERE to register for the 2018 Music for All Summer Symposium
 
 
 

VanderCook College of Music

3140 South Federal Street
Chicago, IL 60616-3731
(312) 225-6288

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