Calendar of Events

Additions will be made periodically, so please check frequently or contact GIA.

Date Event Contact Info
Oct-13-2018 Marguerite Wilder
University of Regina Band Director Personal Development Day
Teaching and Rehearsing the Middle School Band
Universiy of Regina School of Music
Riddell Center Regina, SK S4S 0A2
Optimist Club / Yamaha Corp./ GIA Publications
Brent Ghiglione
brent.ghiglione@uregina.ca
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Oct-18-2018 - Oct-20-2018 Scott Rush
Manitoba Music Conference
Habits of a Successful Band Director; Habits of a Significant Band Director; Habits of a Successful Musician
Mennonite Brethren Collegiate
180 Riverton Avenue Winnepeg, Manitoba Canada
Darryl Ferguson
dferguson@pembinatrails.ca
Oct-18-2018 Marguerite Wilder
Bosie Idaho Band Clinic and Concert
Bosie Schools Fall Clinician - Middle School Band Rehearsals and Concert
Borah High School
6001 W Cassia St Boise, ID 83705
Dunkley Music/ Yamaha Corporation
Dan Howard
dan.howard@boiseschools.org
208 854 7016
Oct-19-2018 - Oct-21-2018 John Feierabend
2018 Philippines' First Steps in Music Certification Course
First Steps in Music Certificate Course
International School Manila
University Parkway Taguig City 1634, Philippines 1634
TBA

+632 840 8400
Nov-01-2018 - Nov-03-2018 Marguerite Wilder
2018 Ontario Music Educators Association Convention
Meaningful Middle School Band Rehearsals; Teaching through Rain, Sleet, Snow and a 7th Grade Fire Drill
Hamilton Convention Center and Sheraton Hamilton
116 King Street West Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4V3
GIA Publications/ Harknett Music / Yamaha Corporation
Steven Butterworth
sbutterworth@yamaha.ca
647 426 4208
Nov-01-2018 - Nov-03-2018 John Feierabend
2018 Ontario Music Educators Association Convention
First Steps in Music: Vocal Development; First Steps in Music: Movement Development; 12 Steps to Music Literacy Using Conversational Solfege
Hamilton Convention Center and Sheraton Hamilton
116 King Street Hamilton, Ontario L8P4V3
GIA Publications/ Harknett Music
Steven Butterworth
sbutterworth@yamaha.ca
647 426 4208
Nov-16-2018 - Nov-17-2018 John Feierabend
2018 Iowa Music Educators Association Conference
Keynote Endangered Musical Minds; 2 First Steps in Music: Vocal and Movement Development; 2 Conversational Solfege: Rhythmic and Melodic Literacy
Iowa State
149 Music Hall Aimes, IA 50011
GIA Publications
Carly Schieffer
imea.conference.chair@gmail.com
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Nov-29-2018 - Dec-02-2018 Scott Rush
University of South Florida Festival of Winds
Conductor of Honor Band
University of South Florida School of Music
3755 USF Holly Drive Tampa, FL 33620
Matt McCutchen
mccutchen@usf.edu
Jan-24-2019 - Jan-26-2019 Marguerite Wilder
2019 Georgia Music Educators Association Convention
Teaching through Rain, Sleet, Snow and a 7th Grade Fire Drill
Classic Center
300 N. Thomas Street Athens, GA 30601
GIA Publications/ Yamaha Corporation
Matt Koperniak
koperniak@gmail.com
706 338 4983
Jan-31-2019 - Feb-02-2019 Scott Rush
Ohio Music Educators Association
Habits of a Successful Band Director; Habits of a Significant Band Director; Habits of a Successful Musician
Huntington Convention Center
300 Lakeside Ave E Cleveland, OH 44113
GIA Publications, Inc
Mark Hensler

pd_director@omea-ohio.org
Feb-08-2019 Scott Rush
South Dakota Bandmasters Conference
Habits of a Successful Band Director; Habits of a Significant Band Director; Habits of a Successful Musician
South Dakota State University
1175 Medry Ave Brookings, SD 57006
Dave Reynolds
Paul.Reynolds@sdstate.edu
605 688 5188
Feb-14-2019 - Feb-16-2019 John Feierabend
2019 Texas Music Educators Association Conference
Using Classical Music to teach Rhythmic and Melodic Literacy (2) Teaching Vocal Development in the Early Elementary Grades
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
900 East Market Street San Antonio, Texas 78205
GIA Publications
Frank Coachman
fcoachman@tmea.org
Feb-28-2019 - Mar-02-2019 Scott Rush
Nebraska Bandmaster's Conference
Habits of a Successful Band Director; Habits of a Significant Band Director; Habits of a Successful Musician
University of Nebraska
113 Westbrook Music Building Lincoln, NE 68588
Carolyn Barber
cbarber@unl.edu
402 472 1641