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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 

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Through Dec. 15th

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Board of Directors



Richard Crain
Richard C. Crain, President
7 Surrey Run Place
The Woodlands, TX 77384
936-271-1249 home
713-598-6268 cell
John Clinton
John E. Clinton, Vice President
207 E. Gray
Norman, OK  73069
405-823-2617 office
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J. Richard Dunscomb
J. Richard Dunscomb, Vice President
Professor Emeritus
Columbia College
Chicago, IL

George Quinlan, Jr., Treasurer
Quinlan & Fabish Music Co.
6827 High Grove Blvd.
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
630-654-4111 office

Antonio J. Garcia, Secretary
Virginia Commonwealth University
922 Park Ave., P.O. Box 842004
Richmond, VA 23284-2004
804-827-0699 office
804-827-0230 fax 
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Board Members

Paula Crider
The University of Texas - professor emerita
22100 Hazy Hollow Dr.
Spicewood, TX 78669
512-264-1002 home
Jose Diaz
José Antonio Diaz
Diaz Music Institute 
4400 Aldine-Mail Route
Houston, TX 77039
281-985-6342 office
Rodney Dorsey
Rodney C. Dorsey
University of Oregon       
1225 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403
  Soo Han
Carmel High School
520 E. Main Street
Carmel, IN 46032
317-697-9668 mobile
Mark Kjos
Mark Kjos
Neil A. Kjos Music Company
4380 Jutland Dr.
San Diego, CA 92117
858-270-9800 office
858-270-3507 fax
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Herman Knoll
Senior Vice President - retired
Hal Leonard Corporation
Milwaukee, WI
Mary Land
Young Harris College
1 College Street
Young Harris, GA 30582
Tim Lautzenheiser
Tim Lautzenheiser
Attitude Concepts for Today, Inc.
P.O. Box 411
Bluffton, IN 46714
800-233-7846 office
260-410-0717 cell
Mark Laycock
Mark Laycock
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount, Box 53
Wichita, KS 67260-0053
316-978-6202 office
316-978-3625 fax
Beth Peterson
Beth Peterson
University of Illinois
1103 S. Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217-333-3025 office
Kevin Sedatole
Kevin Sedatole
Michigan State University
114 Music Building
East Lansing, MI 48824
517-355-7654 office
517-432-2880 fax
Dennis Zeisler
Dennis Zeisler
Old Dominion University
5115 Hampton Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23529
757-683-4336 office

Administrative Staff

Anna Collinge

Anna Collinge, Executive Director
601 Oakmont Lane, Suite 140
Westmont, IL 60559
630-861-6125 office
630-891-3985 fax


Jeff Daeschler, Associate Director
601 Oakmont Lane, Suite 140
Westmont, IL 60559
630-861-6125 office
630-891-3985 fax