Calendar of Events

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

Date Event Contact Info
Jan-05-2020 - Jan-08-2020 John Feierabend
GEELONG Australia Summer School (Feierabend)
First Steps in Music Certification Course
Deakin University
51 Carr Stret South Geelong, Australia VIC 3320 -
Bron Lawson
bronlawson@bluebirdfoundationinc.org.au
http://www.bluebirdfoundationi
Jan-05-2020 Lillie Feierabend
Geelong (Feierabend) Summer School
Intentional Movement in the Music Classroom
Deakin University
P.O. Box 1113 Geelong, Australia VIC 3220
Bron Lawson
bronlawson@bluebirdfoundationinc.org.au
0438 577 214
Jan-07-2020 Lillie Feierabend
Geelong (Feierabend) Summer School
Around the World in Song and Dance
Deakin University
P.O. Box 1113 Geelong, Australia VIC 3220
Bron Lawson
bronlawson@bluebirdfoundationinc.org.au
0438 577 214
Jan-10-2020 - Jan-13-2020 John Feierabend
GEELONG Australia Summer School (Feierabend)
Conversational Solfege Level 1 & 2 Certification Course
Deakin University
51 Carr Stret South Geelong, Australia VIC 3320 -
Bron Lawson
bronlawson@bluebirdfoundationinc.org.au
http://www.bluebirdfoundationi
Jan-10-2020 Lillie Feierabend
Geelong (Feierabend) Summer School
Everybody Claps! Clapping Games Around the World
Deakin University
P.O. Box 1113 Geelong, Australia VIC 3220
Bron Lawson
bronlawson@bluebirdfoundationinc.org.au
0438 577 214
Jan-12-2020 Lillie Feierabend
Geelong (Feierabend) Summer School
Bridges: Twelve Ways to Musically Engage Students and Parents Outside the Music Classroom
Deakin University
P.O. Box 1113 Geelong, Australia VIC 3220
Bron Lawson
bronlawson@bluebirdfoundationinc.org.au
0438 577 214
Jan-16-2020 - Jan-18-2020 John Feierabend
Michigan Music Educators Association Convention
First Steps in Music: (1) Vocal Development (2) Movement Development; Conversational Solfege: (3) Rhythmic Development (4) Melodic Development
DeVos Place / JW Marriott Hotel
187 Monroe Street Grand Rapids, MI 49503
GIA Publications
Cory Mays
executive@mmeamichigan.org
Jan-16-2020 - Jan-18-2020 Rachel Grimsby
Michigan Music Educators Associatiom Conference
Universal Design for Learning in Music Education
DeVos Place / JW Marriott Hotel
303 Monroe Avenue Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Cory Mays
executive@mmeamichigan.org
Jan-16-2020 - Jan-18-2020 Paul Kimpton
Michigan Music Educators Association Convention
Moving Past the Mechanics: Using Assessment to Inspire Teaching; Learning and Musicianship
Devos Place / JW Marriott Hotel
187 Monroe Street Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Cory Mays
executive@mmeamichigan.org
Jan-16-2020 - Jan-18-2020 Chris Anne Powers
Indiana Music Educators Association Convention
The Joy of Musicing; Folk Dance
Grand Wayne Convention Center
120 W Jefferson Blvd Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Lane Velayo
lane@imeamusic.org
Jan-18-2020 Lillie Feierabend
Michigan Music Educators
How to Host a Family Folk Dance
DeVos Place / JW Marriott Hotel
303 Monroe Avenue NW Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
Carin McEvoy
carin.mcevoy@gmail.com
517-748-6518
Jan-22-2020 - Jan-25-2020 Missy Strong
Colorado Music Educators Association Convention
“Movement Instruction in the Elementary Music Classroom; Hosting a Family Folkdance Event; Kindergarten Music Matters
Broadmoor Hotel
1 Lake Ave Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Elizabeth Ford
cmea.gmc@gmail.com
Jan-23-2020 - Jan-25-2020 Rachel Grimsby
Georgia Music Educators Association Convention
Session # 1 Folk Dancing Tricks from K-6  Friday January 24th  at 8:45 AM  in the Parthenon Room; Session Title #2: Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder Friday January 24th  at 11:15 AM in the Olympia Room
Classic Center
300 N Thomas St Athens, GA 30601
Brianne Turgeon
brianneturgeon@gmail.com
Jan-30-2020 - Feb-01-2020 Rachel Grimsby
Ohio Music Educators Association Convention
Universal Design for Learning in Music Education 1/30  First Steps and Orff Schulwerk 1/30;  First Steps and Orff Schulwerk 1/30;Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder 1/31;Folk Dancing Tricks from K to 6! 2/1
Duke Center
525 Elm St, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Mark Hensler
pd_director@omea-ohio.org
Jan-30-2020 - Feb-01-2020 Missy Strong
Ohio Music Educators Association Convention
“The Brain and Music: What it Means in Your Music Room” (Friday 12:30pm – CC250) ; “Developing Independent Musical Thinkers in Elementary School” (Saturday 8:00am – CC205)
Duke Center Convention Center
525 Elm Street Cincinnati, OH 45202
Mark Hensler
pd_director@omea-ohio.org
Jan-30-2020 - Feb-01-2020 David Vandewalker
Ohio Music Educators Association Conference
Foundations for Wind Band Clarity: Exploring Practical Ideas for Developing a Superior Ensemble Sound: Booster Institute: Rally the Troops ; Booster Institute: Roll Out the Business Blueprint
Duke Center
525 Elm Street Cincinnati, OH 45202
GIA Pulbications, Inc
Mark Hensler
pd_director@omea-ohio.org
Feb-12-2020 - Feb-15-2020 Rachel Grimsby
Texas Music Educators Association Convention
Prepare, Practice, Present : A Sound Before Sight Approach to Recorder
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
200 E Market St, San Antonio, Texas 78205
Frank Coachman
fcoachman@tmea.org
Feb-12-2020 - Feb-15-2020 Missy Strong
Texas Music Educators Association Convention
“Does Kindergarten Music Matter?” ; “How to Host a Family Folkdance Event”
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
200 E. Market Street San Antonio, TX 78205
Frank Coachman
fcoachman@tmea.org
Feb-20-2020 - Feb-22-2020 John Feierabend
New Jersey Music Educators Association Convention
Endangered Musical Minds; First Steps (1) Vocal (2) Movement Development; Conversational Solfege (1) Rhythmic (2) Melodic Development
Sheraton Convention Center
2 Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Marie Malara
malara97@aol.com
Feb-20-2020 - Feb-22-2020 Rachel Grimsby
New Jersey Music Educators Association Convention
A Universal Approach To Music Education ; Prepare, Practice, Present: A Sound Before Sight Approach To Recorder
Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center
2 Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Marie Malara
malara97@aol.com