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The 2017 registration is now open. Pre-registration rates are as follows:
$120 Early Bird Director Rate
Through Sept. 22nd
$150 Pre-conference Director Rate
Through Dec.15th
$85 First Time Attendee Rate
Through Dec. 15th 
$50

College Student Rate
Through Dec. 15th

NEW THIS YEAR:  Anyone registered as a spouse or exhibitor will not be eligible to receive credit hours for the events attended. 



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Applications to perform or to propose a clinic at the 68th Annual Midwest Clinic are now available!

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Teaching Guitar for the Non-Guitarist

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  • This session will introduce the “non-guitarist” music educator to pedagogical concepts and practical tips for teaching a fundamental-based guitar course. When combined with an individual assessment approach, the curricular model can provide the non-traditional music population of your school with a life-long, solid musical endeavor.
  • Ed Prasse (prasse@aol.com)
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  • Edward Prasse is an MME graduate of the Florida State University College of Music. He currently directs four-year guitar program and teaches sound engineering at Leon High School in Tallahassee, Florida. In addition to classroom instruction, Ed has taught private lessons to all age groups. Ed is currently the General Music Committee chair for the FMEA Executive board and is a partner in the guitar publishing company Class Guitar Resources, Inc. He is an active presenter/clinician for state MEAs, and guitar training workshops. He and his wife Lisa are the proud parents of three young children 8, 6 and 4. In his spare time he enjoys playing golf, grilling great food, a bit of sleep, and PLAYING GUITAR!!
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