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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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Composing with My Middle School Band During Rehearsal? YES YOU CAN!

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  • The creative process of composing music has to begin somewhere in the life of a student. As a change of pace to normal rehearsals, consider using short composition exercises related to the music your ensemble is currently rehearsing to generate interest and provide practical experience in composing for your students.
  • Travis Weller (heybandguy@gmail.com)
  • 12/20/2017 01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
  • Travis J. Weller is the Director of Instrumental Music Education and The Symphonic Winds at Messiah College. Prior to his appointment he served as the Director of Bands at Mercer Middle-Senior High School and was an adjunct faculty member at Kent State University. A published composer of band works, he is in frequent demand for clinics, commissions, and appearances throughout the north eastern United States. He holds degrees from Kent State University (Ph.D.), Duquesne University (M.M.) and Grove City College (B.S. Mus. Ed.). In addition to his duties as composer, educator and director, he serves as the public relations chairperson for the Phi Beta Mu International Executive Board, and is a past president of the Nu Chapter of Phi Beta Mu and PMEA District 5.
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