Conference presentations

Here you'll find handouts from my presentations at state, national, and international conferences including the Association for Popular Music Education, Jazz Education Network, numerous state MEA conferences, and the National Association for Music Education, among others. As this is a new page, I'll begin updating soon! 

APME 2019 - New York City

Crowd sourcing a secondary popular music curriculum - panel discussion with Shane Colquhoun, Judy Lewis, and David A.  Williams
What’d I Say? How to protect your most important instrument - a discussion on the benefits of hearing protection
Discussing Diversity in Musical Literacy - panel discussion with Danielle Collins, Paul Fleet, Corbin Jones, Jarritt Sheel 
Adding arrows to your quiver: Blended rehearsal strategies to improve your ensemble coaching

International Music Education Summit - June 2019

Differentiated Instruction in the Ensemble Rehearsal; developing a more inclusive ensemble experience
How to add elements of Popular Music Education to your Program, to be uploaded in June

Colorado MEA 2019 - Colorado Springs

A Paradigm Shift: Where is music education going? - a discussion on the state and future of music education and how that affects music teacher training programs

National Association for Music Education 2018

Towards a More Inclusive Music Education From NAfME's Music in a Minuet blog, November 2018 2.15 MB
Blending Traditional and Contemporary Teaching Methods From NAfME's Music in a Minuet blog, August 2017 23.4 MB
Where do we go from Here? Poster presented at NAfME 2018 6.39 MB

Modern Band Colloquium 2018 - Ft Collins

From Monticello to Montreux Discussion of Kent Denver School's Commercial Music Program and the Quincy Ave Rhythm Band 91.9 MB

APME 2018 - Nashville

Developing a Strong Foundation - Start with the Bass pdf How to help your bass player 6.11 MB
Advocating for PME - APME 2018 PP Advocating for PME and history of the traditional/jazz/PME conflict 17.2 MB
Advocating for PME - APME 2018 handout presentation handout 94.6 KB
Assessment in PME - APME 2018 PP Methods to assess PME ensembles 5.77 MB

Jazz Education Network 2018 - Dallas

Where do we go from here - JEN 2018 How to implement PME into your existing music program 18.4 MB

Colorado MEA 2018 - Colorado Springs

APME 2017 - Denver

NAfME 2018 - Thoughts on Inclusion and PMe slideshow