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General Music Workshop

Cultivating Singing in the Choral Ensemble
and General Music Classroom

A workshop for teachers of singing and choirs in elementary and middle schools

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This morning workshop will explore techniques for cultivating an energized learning environment where choristers take ownership in the process. Believing that every child should have the opportunity to share in song, Orff-Schulwerk based singing and vocal development activities for the general music classroom conclude the day.  A children’s choir will form the demonstration group.

Saturday, November 2, 2013, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall,  Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
1741 Volunteer Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37996
(corner of Volunteer Blvd. and Pat Head Summitt Street)

Additional Information, Contact:  Dr. Marvelene C. Moore
865-974-7515 or
Cost $30.00, Parking Permits: $5
Available for In-Service Credit

Robyn Reeves Lana

Presenter Robyn Reeves Lana is the Founder, Managing Artistic Director and Conductor of the award winning Cincinnati Children’s Choir (CCC), Ensemble-in-Residence at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM).  Together with CCM, CCC hosted the Chorus America Conducting Masterclass in January 2013. Under her leadership, CCC earned a gold medal in the 2012 World Choir Games.

Lana has directed international, state and regional honor and festival choirs, including Florida, Georgia (2015), Kentucky, Indiana, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Wisconsin, American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) Southern Division, an international children’s festival choir at Carnegie Hall, and will co-conduct a Chinese/American festival choir in Beijing, China in 2014.  She is a founding co-director of the Coastal Song Children’s Choir Festival and hosts the Queen City Children’s Choir Festival in Cincinnati annually.


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