Thursday, March 12, 2020

Frances Clark Center 2020 Summer Intensive Seminars

Dear Sally,

Are you looking for in-person, professional educational opportunities this summer? Would you like to engage with leading experts in the field in a small group, workshop setting?

We invite you to register for the Frances Clark Center 2020 Summer Intensive Seminars, held at the New School for Music Study in Kingston, NJ.

These specialized seminars are designed for teachers seeking profound and lasting growth through immersive, experiential learning that will enrich their teaching.

Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 22, 2020
Facitiliating Adult Music Learning
with Dr. Pamela Pike
The Language of Inspired Teaching
with Dr. Andrea McAlister
Inclusive Teaching: Possibilities for ALL students
with Dr. Scott Price
Nurturing the Young Pianist with Dr. Sara Ernst
Practical Piano Pedagogy with Mr. Marvin Blickenstaff
Understanding the Music Tree with NSMS Staff
Seminars in Mandarin

Aug 5-7: Practical Piano Pedagogy
with Mr. Marvin Blickenstaff

August 7-8: Understanding the Music Tree

Cost: $375 per seminar, or $275 for students.
Music Tree Seminars are $175 and Practical Piano Pedagogy in Mandarin is $495

Bundle discount of $50 on each seminar if you attend two or more.
Piano Magazine subscribers save an additional 10% on registration.
A certificate is awarded at the completion of each seminar.
The Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy is a not-for-profit educational institution (501c3). The Frances Clark Center advances its goals and serves local, national, and international audiences through its divisions: The New School for Music Study, The National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, Piano Magazine, and Teacher Education.

The success of our programs relies on your continued support. If you have recently benefited from our content, whether it be a webinar, article, or live event, please consider making a tax-deductible donation today. Contributions of any size are welcome and deeply appreciated.

BCAPT Members:

General Meeting on Friday, March 20, 2020 at 9:20am

Holy Family University
1 Campus Drive
Newtown, PA

Presentation by Danny Lynch:

Business owner of D-Lynch Productions LLC

MultiMedia Company (Music Studio, Videography, Animation, Graphic Design, Website Design & Social Media Advertisement)

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Creating a Small Business with Today's Tech

Sunday, March 8, 2020

International Grande Music Competition 2020

Due to the unforeseen situation with coronavirus, IGMC 2020 will be held by YouTube auditions only. IGMC will also accept home recordings. This will not affect the results.

IGMC 2020 will be held on 5/3/20. The application deadline is 4/14/20. The YouTube link can be emailed separately by 4/24/20, as long as the application is in by 4/14/20.

The YouTube auditions will be held in piano, strings, woodwinds, brass, chamber music  

Due to coronavirus, we rescheduled the competition to 5/3/20. The application deadline is changed to 4/14/20. IGMC 2020 will be held by live and YouTube auditions.
Please check the website.

International Grande Music Competition 2020 is approaching, and the application deadline is March 31, 2020. 

Live auditions will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2020 for woodwinds & brass, and on Sunday, April 19, 2020 for piano & strings. The venue is Bloomingdale School of Music in NYC. 

YouTube auditions will be held on Sunday, April 19, 2020, and are held for those who cannot make the live auditions. For YouTube auditions, the YouTube link can be emailed separately by April 10, 2020, as long as the application is in by March 31, 2020.

Winners are awarded separately for live and YouTube auditions.

I sincerely appreciate your time and support!

Thank you,

Rosa Park, D.M.A.
Chair, IGMC