Beeken Presents Invited Session for National Conference

Posted on 11/4/2015 6:05:33 PM

Ryan BeekenOn October 26, 2015, Ryan Beeken, director of Choral Studies, presented the invited session “Color Outside the Lines, Think Outside the Box: Empowering Creativity and Collaboration in the Choral Rehearsal” for the National Association for Music Education National In-Service Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

Beeken detailed characteristics that effective conductor-teachers share and also what makes a rehearsal inspired and productive. This was used to create a framework teachers could utilize to create effective rehearsal strategies that illicit collaboration and critical thinking from choristers.

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