Due to space restrictions, only registered participants will be allowed at the workshops. Pre-registration is recommended in order to ensure you receive a music packet. 
 
Full-day sessions include lunch and music packet. Lunch will be served on-site each day. 
 
Pepper will have an on-site store at all sessions so participants can purchase selections and resource books for the coming year. 
 
Monday, July 31 – Elementary/Classroom Reading Session & Workshop with Thom Borden
 
9:00 am – 4:00 pm, $50
 
DESCRIPTION: Join Thom Borden as he shares the latest exciting resources for the music classroom. Multimedia materials, new musicals, song collections, games, and elementary choral selections will be featured. Energize your music curriculum for the entire year! Graduate credit is available from VanderCook College of Music.
 
Tuesday, August 1 - Middle School & High School New Music Reading Sessions & Workshop with Greg Gilpin
 
9:00 am – 4:00 pm, $50
 
DESCRIPTION: Join Greg Gilpin for a multi-publisher reading session and workshop featuring new music for middle and high school choir. Whether you are a new professional or an experienced educator, this workshop will add innovative selections to your programming and save you hours of research. Motivate yourself to plan now for the entire performance year!
 
 
Tuesday, August 1  - Adult Church Choral Reading Session with Joel Raney
 
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, $30
 
DESCRIPTION: Nationally celebrated composer and clinician Joel Raney guides you through the most inspiring new music for adult church choir. Selections include seasonal, general and special-occasion anthems. Plan and prepare for your entire liturgical year!
 
Credit Information
Graduate credit is available from VanderCook College of Music. Tuition for one credit is $330; a total of 12.5 attendance hours is required, which must include both the Elementary/Classroom and Middle Level/High School sessions. Registration for college credit will occur on-site at the workshop, with a written assignment due within two weeks following the event 
 
Registration for credit must be postmarked no later than August 21, 2017. Full tuition must be enclosed with registration. Please send your registration form directly to VanderCook College of Music(3140 S Federal St. Chicago, IL 60616 attn: Patrick Benson.
 
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