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The Midwest Clinic has developed and grown into a phenomenal international get-together, and it’s easy to lose track of important and significant happenings during this stellar music education event. Use this handy day-by-day schedule of events to keep track of everything you want to see, from individual clinics to performances. The Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic only happens once a year, so make the most of your time with us!

Monday, December 19
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Registration
CC Level 3
8:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. U.S. Navy Band Chamber Concert and Opening Session
375 AB
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Exclusive Exhibit Time
F1 & F2 Exhibit Hall
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
F1 & F2 Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Clinic
S.H.O.P. Talk - Make the "Where" Match Your "Why": 5 Performance Travel Essentials
Tom Merrill, clinician
Bob Rogers Travel
W193
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Denver School of the Arts High School Full Orchestra
Dr. Enrique Lasansky, Director
375 E

Rockwood Summit High School Percussion Ensemble
Peter Repp, Director
W184

Clinic
“This Isn’t What We Played in College!” Literature Considerations for the New Band Director
Craig Aarhus, clinician
Mississippi State University Band
W176

Clinic
Band New Music Reading Session
Bryan Miller, clinician

The Air National Guard Bands, clinician
W178

Clinic
Enhancing Fluency in Music Literacy
Cecilia Kang, clinician
Louisiana State University
Simon Holoweiko, clinician
Louisiana State University
W181

Clinic
LGBTQ+ Issues in the Classroom
David Amos, clinician
Painesville City Local Schools
W187

Clinic
Polish Your Brass! Achieving a Golden Brass Section Sound
Garrett Klein, clinician
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Abigail Pack, clinician
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Randy Kohlenberg, clinician
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Justin Worley, clinician
University of North Carolina Greensboro
W190

Clinic
You Are What You Eat! How to Have a Balanced Band “Diet”
Marcus Morris, clinician
Dorman High School
William Earvin, clinician
Educational Support Manager - Conn Selmer, Inc.
Jack Eaddy, clinician
Western Carolina University
Cameron Jenkins, clinician
William Carey University
W185
10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Austin Academy Jazz Ensemble
Margaret Wis, Director
W 196
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Clinic
S.H.O.P. Talk - 100 Days of Practice : Not Just a Hashtag - Dynamic Productivity Every Semester
Rex Richardson, clinician
Virginia Commonwealth University / Yamaha Music Corporation
W193
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Clinic
Building A Healthy School Orchestra Program: Recruiting, Retention, and Creating A Culture of Success
Margaret Selby, clinician

W186
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Brooklyn Wind Symphony
Jeff W. Ball, Director
375 AB

Clinic
Band Rehearsal Lab
Alfred Watkins, clinician
Cobb Wind Symphony
Stephanie San Roman, clinician
Oswego High School
W183
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Clinic
All Things Saxophone for Beginners, Advanced Students, and Professionals With Navy Band Principal Saxophonist MUC Jonathan Yanik
Jonathan Yanik, clinician
US Navy Band
W179

Clinic
Assessment For Learning, Preparing all Students for Success
Terry Little, clinician
Elmbrook School District
W176

Clinic
From the Top! Building Jazz Culture Through Dynamic Warm-Ups
Bethany Robinson, clinician
Noblesville High School
W192

Clinic
Inspiring a Love of Music
Frank Battisti, clinician
Director Emeritus, New England Conservatory of Music
Scott Rush, clinician
GIA Publications, Inc. - former Director of Bands, Wando HS
James Stephenson, clinician
Composer - Stephenson Music
Elizabeth Reed, clinician
Miami University of Ohio
Jeff Scott, clinician
Director of Bands, Cario Middle School
Roy Holder, clinician
Retired - former Director of Bands at Lake Braddock HS
Andy Sealy, clinician
Director of Bands, Hebron HS
W185

Clinic
Realizing Diversity Through Afro-Cuban Music
Jesus Florido, clinician
Artist
Matt Manweiler, clinician
Rock Island School High School
W187

Clinic
What Do I Do When I Hear THAT?
Ajori Spencer, clinician
Pinellas County Schools
Andrew Bohn, clinician
Michigan State University
Daniel Taylor, clinician
University of Michigan
W181
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Clinic
S.H.O.P. Talk - Painting With Sound: Instrumentation and Color in the Concert Band
Christopher Buchanan, clinician
U.S. Navy Band
W193
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Clinic
Day One - Snare Drum
Travis Downs, clinician

W186
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Clinic
S.H.O.P. Talk - No Booster? No Problem! Building A Music Support Group From Scratch
Lisa Michaels, clinician
Bandology
Peter VanDuzer, clinician
Bandology
W193
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Seven Lakes Junior High Chamber Orchestra
Jennifer Gingell, Director
W190
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. The William Mason High School Wind Symphony
Edward F. Protzman, Director
375 E
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Kerr Middle School Percussion Ensemble
Andrew Klein, Director
W184
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Clinic
Embracing Diversity Through Programming: Going Beyond Selection to Creating Community Through the Ways We Teach
Scott Lubaroff, clinician
University of Central Florida
W176

Clinic
If My Ensemble Sounds So Good, Why Do I Feel So Bad? New Pathways for the Post-Pandemic Era!
Scott Lang, clinician
SCOTT LANG LEADERSHIP
W187

Clinic
Musical Nourishment: Designing Your Daily Instructional Menu
Alicia DeSoto, clinician
Lewisville High School
Asa Burk, clinician
Argyle High School
Kathy Johnson, clinician
University of North Texas
Chris Meredith, clinician
Lewisville High School
Dominic Talanca, clinician
University of North Carolina Wilmington
W185

Clinic
Our Collective Power Through Music Education - The Real Civic Engagement
Anne Fennell, clinician
San Diego Unified School
Mary Luehrsen, clinician
NAMM, Director of Public Affairs and Government Relations
W181

Clinic
The ABCs of Artistic Ensemble Rehearsing
Lauren Reynolds, clinician
University of Delaware
W179
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Clinic
Day One - Keyboard Percussion
Marissa Turney, clinician

W186
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Monta Vista High School
John Gilchrist, Director
375 E
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Wind Ensemble
John Seaton, Director
375 AB

Pebble Hills High School Jazz Band
Maximo Sierra, Director
W196

Music Parent Session
W193
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Clinic
Change Is Inevitable. Success Is Optional.: Leading a District Through Four Decades of Transformation
Rick Ghinelli, clinician
Conn-Selmer Division of Education
Joe Clark, clinician
Spring Independent School District
Richard Crain, clinician
Spring Independent School District- retired
W181

Clinic
Developing Music Literacy in the Beginning Year of Instruction
Rob Chilton, clinician
Williamson Music 1st
W179

Clinic
Discover the New Gems of Percussion Solo Literature
Brian Zator, clinician
Texas A&M University-Commerce
W176

Clinic
Diversifying the Repertoire: Strategies & Resources
Rob Deemer, clinician

Alana Richardson, clinician
Institute for Composer Diversity
Cory Meals, clinician
Moores School of Music, University of Houston
Courtney Snyder, clinician
University of Michigan
Erik Kar Jun Leung, clinician
Oregon State University
W185

Clinic
MORE Innovative Uses of Technology in the Orchestra Rehearsal
Joseph Brennan, clinician
School District of Haverford Township
W186

Clinic
Repertoire Becomes Us: The Importance of Choosing Quality
Andrew Trachsel, clinician
University of North Texas College of Music
W187
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Incendio Saxophone Trio
Bryan Polacek, Director
W 190

Lone Star High School Wind Symphony
Mark Poole, Director
375 E

Clinic
Improve Your Improv Immediately, With “Fake Confidence!”
Derek Brown, clinician
Independent musician (sponsored by exhibitor Legere Reeds)
W192

Clinic
Teach Like Your Hair Is on Fire: Rehearsal Techniques That Engage All Learners, Establish Ownership, and Create Meaningful Learn
Daniel Tembras, clinician
Purdue University Fort Wayne
W184
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Clinic
Building Better Ears in Your Brass Section
Natalie Grana, clinician
DePaul University
W179

Clinic
Chamber Music: Developing Excellence in Large Ensemble Learning
Jemima Bunn, clinician
Brolga Music Publishing
W187

Clinic
Conducting, Composing, and Performing With Disabilities: An Accessible, Inclusive, and Empathic Vision for Neurodiverse Music
Jason Noble, clinician
New York University
John Mackey, clinician
Osti Music
Michael Martin, clinician
Playwrite Music
W185

Clinic
Let's Get ORGANIZED!
Lanae Dickstein, clinician
Central Middle School
W176

Clinic
Mythbusters: Removing Assumptions From the Diversity Conversation
Weston Lewis, clinician
University of Texas at Austin
Christopher Song, clinician
Louisiana State University
W181

Clinic
Orchestra New Music Reading Session
Bryan Miller, clinician

Frank Lestina, clinician
Vernon Hills High School - Retired
Chicagoland Educators Orchestra, clinician
W178

Clinic
The Fundamentals of Wind Band Recording
Christian Amonson, clinician
Arts Laureate (also: University of Southern California)
W186

Clinic
What Would YOU Do? - Developing Rehearsal Techniques Through Active Listening
Andrew Boysen, clinician
University of New Hampshire
W183
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. The United States Navy Band 6:00 PM Performance
Capt. Kenneth Collins, conductor(s)
375 AB
7:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. Pete Ellman Big Band NFP
Pete Ellman, Director
W196
8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. The United States Navy Band 8:00 PM Performance
Capt. Kenneth Collins, conductor(s)
375 AB

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Tuesday, December 20
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration
CC Level 3
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Clinic
Tempo, Time & Tumult: Solutions for Rhythmic Issues in Instrumental Playing & Teaching
Winifred Crock, clinician
Parkway School District Ret.
W193
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Salyards Middle School Percussion Ensemble
Chris Nguyen, Director
W184
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Clinic
Bassooner the Better
Kyle Bickwit, clinician
East Hall Middle School
Wes York, clinician
Malcom Bridge Middle School
W176

Clinic
Be Successful in Your Next Interview
Michael Luley, clinician
Lake Braddock Secondary School
W187

Clinic
Click Save: How to Plan Rehearsals to Optimize Learning and Retention
Ingrid Martin, clinician
Conducting Artistry
W179

Clinic
Curiosity Is More Important Than Talent
Harry Watters, clinician
Eastern Florida State College
W192

Clinic
It’s All About Culture: Building a Music Program Through Positive Standards and Expectations
Cliff Croomes, clinician
The University of Texas at Austin
Jason Dimiceli, clinician
McNeil High School
Jason Younts, clinician
Boerne Champion High School
W185

Clinic
SEL for Our Students - What to Know and Why It Matters
Peter Warshaw, clinician
Leander ISD
Dinah Menger, clinician
Fort Worth ISD
W186

Clinic
The Making of a Commission
Capt. Kenneth Collins, clinician
U.S. Navy Band
Dr. Viet Cuong, clinician
Eighth Blackbird, clinician
The U.S. Navy Band, clinician
375 AB
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. High School Leadership Institute
Students must be pre-registered to attend this event.
W182
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Walton High School Chamber Orchestra
Perry Holbrook, Director
375 E

Clinic
Take Your Job and LOVE It: Reimagining Work-Life Balance
Amy Acklin, clinician
University of Louisville School of Music
Matthew McCutchen, clinician
University of South Florida School of Music
Chad Acklin, clinician
Humana
Nash McCutchen, clinician
Seven1Five
W181
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
F1 & F2 Exhibit Hall
9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Clinic
Making a Cultural Connection With Students Through Mariachi
Donato Avila, clinician
John C. Fremont Professional Development Middle School
Natalie Candido, clinician
John C. Fremont Professional Development Middle School
W184
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Cedar Falls High School Jazz One
Kyle Engelhardt, Director
W 196
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Reynolds Conducting Institute
W178
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Henry M. Gunn High School Chamber Orchestra
Sandra Lewis, Director
W 190

Clinic
Beyond “Gamification:” Reclaiming Master Teaching From Video Games
Jared Brockmeyer, clinician
Rockwood South Middle School
W179

Clinic
Conductor "Tune Up"
Glenn Price, clinician
California Institute of Technology
W187

Clinic
Empowering Female Conductors: A Focus on Allyship, Mentorship, and Representation
Julia Baumanis, clinician
Rutgers University
LaToya A. Webb, clinician
University of Texas, Austin
Tonya Mitchell-Spradlin, clinician
The Pennsylvania State University
Cynthia Johnston Turner, clinician
Wilfrid Laurier University
Kerry Anne Simon, clinician
Mississippi Valley State University
Nikole Roebuck, clinician
Grambling State University
W185

Clinic
Making a "Percussive" Game Plan
Kennan Wylie, clinician
Marcus High School
W176

Clinic
Optimize Your Practice: The Importance of Deliberate Practice and Immediate Feedback for All Brass Players
Josue Jimenez Morales, clinician
Austin Peay State University
W186
10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Clinic
Meet the Band Grandpas
Bonnie Spurling, clinician
Rockford Public Schools
Steve Mikulay, clinician
Rockford Public Schools
Arnold Rosen, clinician
Rockford Public Schools
Sarah Byrnes, clinician
Rockford Public Schools
Martha Rolf, clinician
Rockford Public Schools
W181
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Clinic
S.H.O.P. Talk - Flute Hacks! A Cheat Sheet for the Beginner Flute
Jennifer Villarreal, clinician
Roma Middle School
Dulce Rodriguez, clinician
San Benito High School
W193
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Clinic
And the Beat Goes On: Keys to a Successful School Jazz Rhythm Section
Dick Dunscomb, clinician
retired - Columbia College Chicago - Professor Emeritus
J.B. Scott, clinician
University of North Florida
W192
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Claudia Taylor Johnson High School Forza Full Orchestra
Karen George, Director
375 E
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. O'Fallon Township High School Wind Ensemble
Melissa Gustafson-Hinds, Director
375 AB

Clinic
“Conduct Like a Woman”: Empowering Women Band Directors Through Meaningful Mentorship
Laura Johnson, clinician
Chesapeake Public Schools
W187

Clinic
Cor Issues: Horn Section Core Fundamentals
United States Navy Band French Horn Section, clinician
United States Navy Band
Chief Musician Jason Ayoub, clinician
United States Navy Band
Master Chief Musician David Kolo, clinician
United States Navy Band
Chief Musician Thomas Wheeler, clinician
United States Navy Band
Musician First Class Alex Kovling, clinician
The United States Navy Band
Chief Musician Nathaniel Willson, clinician
United States Navy Band
Musician First Class Pamela Blakely, clinician
United States Navy Band
W190

Clinic
Dotting the I’s and Crossing the T’s: Intonation, Implementation, Tone, Technique, and Time
Randy Greenwell, clinician
Conn-Selmer
Beth A. Fabrizio, clinician
Fabrizio's Musical Concepts/ Daddario clinician/Conn-Selmer
W179

Clinic
The Future of the Wind Band: Continuing the Conversation
William Perrine, clinician
Concordia University Ann Arbor
David Elliott, clinician
New York University Steinhardt
Marissa Silverman, clinician
Montclair State University
Ben Hawkins, clinician
Transylvania University
Thomas G. Warner, Jr, clinician
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Carolyn Barber, clinician
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Paul Woodford, clinician
University of Western Ontario
Cynthia Johnston-Turner, clinician
Wilfrid Laurier University
Randall Allsup, clinician
Teachers College Columbia University
W185

Clinic
What's Your Motivation?
Ryan Nowlin, clinician
"The President's Own" United States Marine Band
W176
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Capitol Quartet
Capitol Quartet, Director
W183

Glenda Dawson HS Percussion Ensemble
Louis Boldrighini, Director
W 184
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Clinic
S.H.O.P. Talk - How to Finish Student Teaching With a Glowing Recommendation
Katherine Norris, clinician
Henry Middle School
W193
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Clinic
Protecting Your Program: Tips to Survive and Thrive in the Modern World
Alfred Watkins, clinician
Conn Selmer, Inc
Darnella Davidson, clinician
Los Angeles Unified School District
W181
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Clinic
Make It Practicable: Teaching Advanced Techniques for the Upper Strings in the Orchestra Classroom
June Huang, clinician
Dewberry School of Music, George Mason University
W186
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Exclusive Exhibit Time
F1 & F2 Exhibit Hall
2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Reynolds Conducting Institute
W178
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Madrid Royal Conservatory Trumpet Ensemble
Francisco Javier Alcaraz León, Director
W190

Clinic
An Honest Conversation With Minority Directors in a Majority World!
Jack Eaddy,Jr., clinician
Western Carolina University
Gregory Drane, clinician
Penn State University
Julia Baumanis, clinician
Rutgers University
Kelvin Jones, clinician
Louisiana State University
Tonya Mitchell-Spradlin, clinician
Penn State University
Albert Nguyen, clinician
University of Memphis
W181

Clinic
Beyond Their Years: Developing a Mature Ensemble Sound in the Young Band
Chip DeStefano, clinician
McCracken Middle School
W183

Clinic
Conducting Sousa With Style: A “How-To” in Bringing Out the Best in a Sousa March
Jason Fettig, clinician
"The President's Own" United States Marine Band
W184

Clinic
It's Not 'Just' Middle School Band: Buying-in to a Culture of Excellence From Day One
Megan Perkins, clinician
Stillwater Public Schools
Kyle Wiemar, clinician
Owasso Public Schools
W176

Clinic
Meaningful Assessment with Technology
John Mlynczak, clinician
Hal Leonard - VanderCook College
W179

Clinic
Music Curriculum With the Students in Mind
Colleen Conway, clinician
University of Michigan
W187

Clinic
Rehearsing the High School Orchestra: A Panel Discussion
Sandy Goldie, clinician
Virginia Commonwealth University
Chris Selby, clinician
Charleston County School Of the Arts
Gail Barnes, clinician
University of SC
Charles Laux, clinician
Lassiter High School
Scott Laird, clinician
North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics
Cathie Hudnall, clinician
Brookwood High School Orchestra
David Eccles, clinician
The Lovett School
Laura Mulligan Thomas, clinician
Charlottesville High School
W185

Clinic
The Innovative Music Educator - Balancing Technology & Instruction
Keith Ozsvath, clinician
Rotolo Middle School
W186
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Creek Valley Honor Winds
Kim Cooley, Director
375 E
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Music Parent Session
W193

Clinic
Not Enough Students for a Jazz Band? Why Not Start a Salsa Ensemble!
Richard De La Riva, clinician
Harlingen High School South
Raul Liendo, clinician
Harlingen High School South
W192
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Allen High School Wind Ensemble
Philip Obado, Director
375 AB
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Clinic
Bring the “World Percussion” to Your Music Room …
JD Guzman, clinician
Port Isabel High School
W184

Clinic
Build, Sustain, and Expand Your Music Education Ecosystem
Chiho Feindler, clinician
Save The Music Foundation
Lynn Tuttle, clinician
American Strings Association
Suzanne Hall, clinician
Temple University
Anne Fennell, clinician
San Diego Unified School
W185

Clinic
Five 21st-Century Strategies to Enhance Music Learning
Kandis Taylor, clinician
University of Utah
W176

Clinic
High School String Orchestra Rehearsal Lab
Jennifer Drake, clinician

Kyle Weirich, clinician
Elkhart High School
W190

Clinic
Ladies and Gentlemen….Start Your Oboes!
ToniMarie Marchioni, clinician
University of Kentucky
W187

Clinic
Music Induced Hearing Loss: Origins, Mechanisms, and Prevention
Margaret Halinski, clinician
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital
W186

Clinic
Rehearsing the Concert Percussion Ensemble, Strategies From the Pros
James Campbell, clinician
University of Kentucky
David Skidmore, clinician
Third Coast Percussion
Eric Willie, clinician
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Douglas Perkins, clinician
University of Michigan
Michael Burritt, clinician
Eastman School of Music
She-e Wu, clinician
Northwestern University
Brian A. West, clinician
Texas Christian University
W181

Clinic
The "FUN"ctional Music Arrangement - Creating A Simple Arrangement for Instant Performance
Matt Conaway, clinician
Purdue University, Hal Leonard Publishing
W179
4:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. NC State Jazz Orchestra
Wes Parker, Director
W196
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Clinic
Musical Companions: Stravinsky and Stephenson
Mike Fansler, clinician
Western Illinois University
James Stephenson, clinician
Stephenson Music
W183
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. College Night
375 D
5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras
Allen Tinkham, Director
375 E
7:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. The USAF Band Airmen of Note
MSgt Lucas Brandon, conductor(s)
W 196
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor(s)
375 AB

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Wednesday, December 21
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration
CC Level 3
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Sartartia Middle School Honors Orchestra
Heather Davis, Director
W190
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Roma High School Percussion Ensemble
Moses Simon, Director
W184

Clinic
Developing a Culture of Excellence: The Foundation for Musical Success
Bryan Christian, clinician
Vista Ridge HS
Len Lavelle, clinician
North Hills HS
Cecilia Clark, clinician
Allatoona HS
Myra Rhoden, clinician
Fayette County High School
Bobby Lambert, clinician
Wando HS
W185

Clinic
Improving Section Playing
The USAF Airmen of Note Saxophone Section, clinician
The USAF Band Airmen of Note
Mike Cemprola, clinician
The USAF Band Airmen of Note
Tedd Baker, clinician
The USAF Band Airmen of Note
Grant Langford, clinician
The USAF Band Airmen of Note
Seth Ebersole, clinician
The USAF Band Airmen of Note
Kristian Baarsvik, clinician
W192

Clinic
Music Is for Everyone: Practices of Inclusion for Students With Significant/Severe Disabilities
Annie Ray, clinician
Annandale High School
W186

Clinic
Small School/Big Results “Tips and Tricks for Building a Successful Small School Band”
Richard Crain, clinician
The Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic
Jennifer Condon, clinician
Stanton ISD
W183

Clinic
Starting a Mariachi Program for Non Mariachi Teachers.
Fredd Sanchez, clinician
Sweetwater Union High School District
Andrew Rodriguez, clinician
San Diego Unified Schools
W187

Clinic
The Extended Clarinet Family – FRIEND or FOE? EMBRACE the Similarities Instead of FEAR the Differences of the Aux Clarinets
Anthony Costa & Janice L. Minor, clinician

Janice L. Minor, clinician
W176

Clinic
When Conductor and Composer are One
Travis Weller, clinician
Messiah University
David M. Blon, clinician
Purdue University
mark Camphouse, clinician
George Mason University
Julie Giroux, clinician
Composer
Quincy Hilliard, clinician
University of Louisiana - Lafayette
W181
8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Krimmel Intermediate Symphonic Band
Stetson Begin, Director
375 E
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
F1 & F2 Exhibit Hall
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Exclusive Exhibit Hour
F1 & F2 Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Clinic
Day One - Keyboard Percussion
Marissa Turney, clinician

W186
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Clinic
A Conversation With Dr. Paula Crider
Paula Crider, clinician

W185

Clinic
Branding Your Music Program: The Importance Of Establishing A Visual Brand For Your Program, And The Tools Needed To Do It.
Sean Murray, clinician
University of Alabama at Birmingham
W176

Clinic
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Modern Professional Symphony Orchestra
Mei-Ann Chen, clinician

Soo Han, clinician
George Mason University
W181

Clinic
Filling Your Toolbox For Effective Rehearsals
Christine Cumberledge, clinician
Central Junior High School/Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD
W179

Clinic
Jazz Reading Session
Richard Dunscomb, clinician

W196

Clinic
The Elephant in the Room: Preventing Sexual Misconduct in Music Education
Mackenzie Bufis, clinician
Downers Grove District 58
Patty Sampson, clinician
West Aurora High School
W187
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Reynolds Conducting Institute
W178
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Clinic
Taking the Fear Out of the Mystery: An Approach to Sight Reading at Music Performance Assessment
Jon Bubbett, clinician
Retired / Jon Bubbett Music
W184
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. VanderCook College of Music Symphonic Band
Alexander Kaminsky, conductor(s)
W375AB
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Allen High School Saxophone Ensemble
Alex Baczewski, Director
W183
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Johns Creek High School Chamber Orchestra
Young K. Kim, Director
375 E

Oak Ridge High School Brass Ensemble
Albert Vela III, Director
W190
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Clinic
Day One - Snare Drum
Travis Downs, clinician

W186
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Clinic
One Small Step for Kids, One Giant Leap for Bandkind: A Unique Approach to Teaching the Individual in the Classroom Setting
Jung Mour, clinician
Lamar Middle School
Kim Reed, clinician
Lamar Middle School
Lynne Jackson, clinician
Southern Methodist University
Brian Pollard, clinician
University of North Texas
W185
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Clinic
Living Between Two Worlds: Conducting in the Space Between Reality and Imagination
Thomas McCauley, clinician
Montclair State University
W179

Clinic
Poverty, Barriers, Music & Success: Understanding and Helping Low-Income Music Students Succeed
Don Stinson, clinician
Joliet Central High School
W187

Clinic
The Snowball: Building and Sustaining Success in the First Years
Jeff Williams, clinician
Coordinator for Secondary Fine Arts for CCSD, Las Vegas NV
Rayne Ellison, clinician
Clark County School District Retired Teacher/New Teacher Mentor
W181
12:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Reynolds Conducting Institute
W178
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Clinic
There Never Is Enough Time to Rehearse! The Most Efficient Music Rehearsal Strategies
Robert Gillespie, clinician
The Ohio State University
W176
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Clinic
The Fluent Flutist: Pedagogy for Non-flutists to Develop Fluent Flute Sections in Band
Charlene Cannon, clinician
Horizon High School
W186
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Westlake High School Studio Jazz Ensemble I
Brian Peter, Director
W196
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Allen High School Percussion Ensemble
Miles Locke, Director
W 184
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Clinic
Authentic Approaches in Performing International Repertoire
Matthew George, clinician
University of St. Thomas
Felix Hauswirth, clinician
Basel Conservatory of Music
Ralph Hultgren, clinician
Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
Dario Sotelo, clinician
Municipal School of Music of São Paulo
Alberto Roque, clinician
SAMP - Sociedade Artística Musical dos Pousos
Keith Allen, clinician
National Concert Band Festival (UK)/Birmingham Symphonic Winds
Joseph Cheung, clinician
CHINA ASSOCIATION FOR SYMPHONIC BANDS AND ENSEMBLES
Rafael Sanz-Espert, clinician
Banda Simfònica Municipal de València
Mark Whitlock, clinician
University of Minnesota Duluth
W185

Clinic
From Getting Kicked Out of a Band Hall to Running One: How to Keep Students Like Us in the Profession
Eric Jimenez, clinician
Prairie View A&M University
Justin McLean, clinician
Hightower High School- Ft. Bend ISD
W181

Clinic
Practicing With Purpose: What’s the Big IDEA?
Katie LaBrie, clinician
Fairfax County, VA
Tracy Magwire, clinician
Fairfax County Public Schools
W187

Clinic
Show Them How! Steps That Every Director Can Do to Make Their Percussion Section Sound Superior
Eric Willie, clinician
University of North Carolina Greensboro
W179
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Stephen F. Austin Camerata
Ann Victor, Director
W183

Clinic
Mental Health Awareness for Directors: Tools for Psychological Wellbeing
Eric Wilson, clinician
Baylor University
Lynette Wilson, clinician
Journey Counseling
W176
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. University of Oklahoma Sooner Bassooners
Rodney F. Ackmann, Director
W190
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Artie Henry Middle School Band
Robert T. Herrings, III, Director
375 E

Clinic
The Midwest Jazz Interview
Frank Alkyer, clinician

W192
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Music Parent Session
W193
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Clinic
Tunes That Teach Technique: The Power/Flexibility of Unison Playing at All Levels
Bob Phillips, clinician
Alfred Music
W186
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts Wind Ensemble
Evan Rogovin, Director
375 AB
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Clinic
Humanity in Instrumental Music Education: Driving Toward the Future
Matthew Arau, clinician
Lawrence University Conservatory of Music
Alice Hammel, clinician
James Madison University
Scott Edgar, clinician
Lake Forest College
Cameron Jenkins, clinician
William Carey University
W185

Clinic
The Four Ls to LGBTQ+ Inclusive Strategies for Studios and Classrooms
Chris Dickey, clinician
Washington State University
W187

Clinic
The Teaching of Vincent Cichowicz for Advancing Brass Players
Mark Dulin, clinician
Vincent Bach/Conn Selmer
Michael Cichowicz, clinician
Studio 259 Productions
W181

Clinic
Why Audiences Clap: Creating Exciting and Memorable Performances Through Creativity, Connection, and Communication.
Stephen Meyer, clinician
Northern Arizona University
W 179
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Clinic
Building a Strong Foundation: Five Strategic Pillars of a Thriving Band Program
Doris Doyon, clinician
Mount San Antonio College
Michael James, clinician
UCLA
W176
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Clinic
Middle School String Orchestra Rehearsal Lab
Michael Tompkins, clinician

Matthew White, clinician
Scullen Middle School
W190
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Tennessee State Collegians
James Sexton, conductor(s)
W190
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Clinic
The A-B-C Sight Reading Adventure!
David Morrison, clinician
Ronald Reagan High School
Judy Morrison, clinician
Private Clarinet Instructor
W184
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Northview High School
Jeremy Woolstenhulme, Director
W183

Westlake High School Wind Ensemble
Kerry Taylor, Director
375 E

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Thursday, December 22
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Spring ISD Alumni Band
Trent Cooper, Director
375 E
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Clinic
Creating a Welcoming Environment for All: Supporting Developing Jazzwomen
Natalie Boeyink, clinician
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Ana Nelson, clinician
Indiana University
Roxanne Stevenson, clinician
Chicago State University
W185

Reynolds Conducting Institute Concert
W183
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Baylor University Wind Ensemble
J. Eric Wilson, Director
375 AB

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*Conference events are subject to change.