BiddingforGood - online auction to Support Student Composers
We raised $5596. Special thanks to all the businesses who donated items - over 135 of them! Thanks also to the 117 bidders who bid a total of 717 times. There was much lively competitive bidding!
Didn't win your item? You can still contribute to Support Student Composers by clicking on the DONATE button above. Thank you to all. We're sending our wishes for a happy and productive new year.
Winter/Spring Online Courses for Teachers
January 30 - March 10 - one graduate credit or workshop credit only
- Review and Implementation of the 2014 Music Standards - instructor Sandi MacLeod
March 27 - May 5 - one graduate credit or workshop credit only
- New 2014 Music Standards: Further Implementation - instructor Sandi MacLeon
- Music Composition Techniques and Teaching Methods - instructor Matt LaRocca
Live Performances Coming Up
Jacob Dennison, a senior at Lake Region UHS, has written a new work for the VSO for their annual David M. Wilson Farmers' Night concert. Join us at the State House, Montpelier on Wed., Jan. 18th at 7:30 pm.
Student composers wrote new works in a summer workshop with Erik Nielsen, Senior Composer Mentor. They'll hear these compositions performed by Northern Third Piano Quartet at Wake Robin on January 12, 2017. Featured students are: Kassiani Austin, Jacob Dennison, Davis Holt, Graham Jansen, Andrew Kim, Jasmin Townsend-Ng, and Emily Sinnott.
Opus 2 at Montpelier High School on February 16th. Featuring new works by string students in grades 5-12.
Izzy Serebrov featured Student Composer Showcase
Listen here for Izzy's December 2016 interview and his work, Under Ice. Izzy attends Essex High School.
Professional Development for Teachers - Summer 2017
SAVE THE DATE - July 17-21, 2017 at Lyndon State College. Enroll in First Steps TM with Betsy Greene OR Technology for Teaching and Learning in ALL Music Classrooms: Summer Institute 2017. Select one course for the week with workshop hours only or graduate credit through Castleton University. Meals and Housing for an additional $230.