Workshops for Music Educators

Summer 2016 Workshops

The Center for Music Education is committed to sponsoring Continuing Education Sessions for practicing teachers at the secondary level.  This summer we are offering several inspiring and informative sessions for Band Directors and String Orchestra Directors. These workshops meet the requirements for Continuing Education Credit. Young teachers will develop skills and refine their technique. Veteran teachers will refresh their skills and gain new perspectives on their art. Everyone will be inspired and enriched with musical thought and professional camaraderie. See below for specific workshop information.

CME Workshops

NEW! String Pedagogy Workshop June 27-29, 2016 All Day Sam Houston State University

String Pedagogy Workshop for Music Educators

Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX  |  June 27-29, 2016

The SHSU Center for Music Education is excited to offer a new professional development workshop for public school orchestra directors. This event is an opportunity for music educators to enhance their teaching in string education. Participants will work with outstanding teachers, and will be offered excellent pedagogical resources for beginning through advanced students. Accomplished teachers and musicians will address the significant issues of pedagogy, best practice and creating success for students. The schedule will allow time for personal interaction with presenters and participants. This is an excellent workshop focused on giving teachers strong pedagogical tools and resources to use them well.

Presenters include: Carol Smith, Karrell Johnson, Craig Needham, Bryan Buffaloe, Brian Coatney, Matt Cross, Cathy Fishburn, Monte Maste, Javier Pinell, Daniel Saenz, Jacob Sustaita, Penny Meitz, Corky Watkins, and Karol Butz.

The introductory workshop fee is $180.00 (discount for SHSU alumni)



School of Music
Sam Houston State University
1751 Avenue I, Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-294-1360

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