Music workshop by Dr. Marvelene Moore scheduled for Oct. 11

Amy Czapiewski, associate director of communications, (701) 483-2595 Amy.Czapiewski@dickinsonstate.edu

An all-day workshop presented by nationally and internationally known music educator Marvelene Moore, will take place in the Dickinson State University band room Friday, October 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration will occur before the workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. A registration fee of $25 is required.

“Contemporary Teaching Strategies for the General Music Classroom and Choral Ensemble,” will highlight Dalcroze, Orff, Kodaly, multicultural music, and common core for K-12 general music and choral music for grades 3-8.

Dr. Marvelene C. Moore is a professor of music education and a James A. Cox endowed chair at the University of Tennessee. She specializes in classroom music for students grades K-12 and choral music for grades 3-8. Dr. Moore brings a breadth of experience for young people including study at the Jaques-Dalcroze Institute, Geneva, Switzerland; the Conservatory of Music, Ithaca College; the Orff Institute, Salzburg, Austria; and the Kodaly Institute, Esztergom, Hungary. She has served as clinician and guest conductor for music organizations in 44 of the United States. Moore was most recently honored as a Lowell Mason Fellow in July 2013, one of the highest awards that NAfME bestows.

For more information regarding this workshop, contact Dr. Carolyn Burns at 701-483-2879 or carolyn.burns@dickinsonstate.edu.