Beginning Band Basics: Daily Workouts and Techniques Designed to Energize and Motivate the Young Band Student
- This clinic will provide daily routines and innovative techniques for use with your beginning band. Through this interactive clinic, we will provide a variety of exercises that will help you successfully reach all levels of learners. Through daily breathing workouts and a simplified approach to teaching dynamics and articulation, your beginning band students will experience quick success and become more motivated to stay in band!
- Patrick Sheridan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- 12/18/2014 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
- Meeting Room W185
- Patrick Sheridan is one of the most celebrated tuba soloists in his instrument's history. He has performed more than 3,000 concerts in over 50 countries in venues ranging from the White House to NBA half-time shows to the Hollywood Bowl. He is a former member of US Marine Band. Mr. Sheridan has served on the music faculties at ASU, NAU, Rotterdam Conservatory, Royal Northern College of Music and Royal Scottish Academy and most recently at UCLA where he conducted the Brass Ensemble, Wind Ensemble and taught low brass. He is the co-author of the world's best selling method for instrumental improvement, The Breathing Gym, which won the 2009 EMMY Award for Video Production. He is a Chief Design Consultant for Jupiter Band Instruments and XO Brass. Patrick is the Music Director of The Salt River Brass and works across the United States as a guest conductor with university bands and orchestras as well as high school and middle school all-state and regional honor bands and orchestras.