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December, 18, 2024
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM




Jason Caslor

Jason Caslor

Squirrel! Being Present in a World That Doesn’t Want Us to Be

Clinic Synopsis:

Do you struggle with staying on task? Is it difficult to stay present with what is happening in the moment? Using seemingly simple breathing and mindfulness exercises, we will explore ways of increasing our attention span, bring awareness to things that distract us, and discuss ways to sift through the overwhelming amount of data that is thrown at us every single minute.

Jason Caslor - Biographical Information

Jason Caslor is currently an associate professor of music and the director of bands at Arizona State University (ASU). In addition to directing the wind ensemble, he also mentors graduate conducting students and teaches undergraduate and graduate conducting courses. Career highlights include the ASU Wind Ensemble’s commercial recording of Kevin Day’s 2022 Pulitzer Prize in Music nominated Concerto for Wind Ensemble, being a recipient of the Canadian Band Association’s 2022 International Band Award, guest conducting the United States Army Field Band, and presenting at the 2024 WASBE International Conference.