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Online Registration Fees
The 2018 registration is now open. Pre-registration rates are as follows:
$125 Early Bird Professional Rate
Through Oct. 1st
$155 Pre-conference Professional Rate
Through Dec. 13th
$90 Early Bird First Time Attendee Professional Rate
Through Oct. 1st 
$125 First Time Attendee Professional Rate
Through Dec. 13th 

College Student Rate
Through Dec. 13th

NOTE:  Anyone registered as a spouse or exhibitor will be ineligible to receive a professional development certificate/credit hours for the events attended during the conference.  

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There is Hope! Your Low Brass Does Not Need to Sound Like Electric Yard Trimmers

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  • Simplified ideas and techniques that focus on "Air, Sound, Music". An uncomplicated approach for playing and teaching a better way to perform. Raise expectations and productivity at all skill levels. Keep it simple!
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  • Roger L. Behrend is an internationally-recognized euphonium soloist, recitalist, teacher, and clinician. He attended Michigan State University, where he studied with Dr. Leonard Falcone and received his Bachelors in Music Education. He earned his Master’s Degree from George Mason University. Mr. Behrend is currently the euphonium soloist and principal euphonium with the United States Navy Band in Washington, DC. He has appeared as a featured soloist throughout the United States, Europe, and Japan. He has commissioned and premiered over twenty-five works for the instrument. Mr. Behrend has authored articles in publications such as The ITEA Journal, The Instrumentalist, and BD Guide. Roger Behrend is committed to teaching students and passing on his love of music. He is coordinator of Brass studies and professor of Euphonium and Tuba at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.