Events

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Below are FAME events planned for the coming year. You may select specific categories to see the different types of courses offered.

FAME Calendar

Apr
10
Sat
First Steps in Music Virtual Certification Course – Rowan University, New Jersey
Apr 10 – May 1 all-day
First Steps in Music Virtual Certification Course - Rowan University, New Jersey @ Rowan University

DR, MISSY STRONG

First Steps in Music VIRTUAL Certification Course: 4 Saturdays April 10, 27, 24, May 1, 9:00am-4:00pm

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive an official certificate of completion from the Feierabend Association for Music Education.

Rowan University 201 Mullica Hill Road Glassboro, NJ 08028

Contact: Beth Guerriero      856 430 2697        Guerriero@rowan.edu

Session dates: April 10, 27, 24, May 1, 9:00am-4:00pm

Registration Link: https://shop.rowan.edu/store/events/items/45755

Jun
7
Mon
First Steps in Music Virtual Certification Course – Vandercook College, Chicago, Il
Jun 7 – Jun 10 all-day
First Steps in Music Virtual Certification Course - Vandercook College, Chicago, Il @ Vandercook College of Music

DR. JOHN FEIERABEND

FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC VIRTUAL CERTIFICATION COURSE

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive an official certificate of completion from the Feierabend Association for Music Education.

First Steps in Music      June 7- 10, 2021     Vandercook College of Music

 Contact: Patrick O. Benson   Phone: 312 788-1139     Email: pbenson@vandercook.edu  

Registration:  https://www.vandercook.edu/programs/summer/

Jun
21
Mon
First Steps in Music (Virtual and in Person)Certification Course Indiana State University
Jun 21 – Jun 25 all-day
First Steps in Music (Virtual and in Person)Certification Course Indiana State University @ School of Music at Indiana State University

EMILY MAUREK

First Steps in Music Certification Course – Virtual and In Person

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive an official certificate of completion from the Feierabend Association for Music Education.

Contact: Cynthia Phillips-Sabla    Email: Cynthia.phillips-sabla@indstate.edu   Phone: 812 237 2528

Registration Information: https://statecsa.indstate.edu/

Jun
28
Mon
First Steps in Music Certification Course- University of Southern Maine (Virtual and in Person)
Jun 28 – Jul 2 all-day
First Steps in Music Certification Course- University of Southern Maine (Virtual and in Person) @ University of Southern Maine

DR. RACHEL GRIMSBY

First Steps in Music Certification Course (Virtual and in Person)

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive an official certificate of completion from the Feierabend Association for Music Education.

Contact: Dr. Alan Kaschub  Email: kaschub@maine.edu  Phone: 207-780-5265

University of Southern Maine -96 Falmouth St, Portland, ME 04103

First Steps in Music Virtual Certification Class/ Kodaly Level 1 – Lakeland University WI
Jun 28 – Jul 9 all-day
First Steps in Music Virtual Certification Class/ Kodaly Level 1 - Lakeland University WI @ Lakeland University

STEPHANIE SCHALL-BRAZEE

FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC VIRTUAL CERTIFICATION COURSE /  KODALY LEVEL 1 COURSE

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum.

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a First Steps in Music Certification Certificate from the Feierabend Association for Music Education (FAME).

CONTACT: Rachel Ware Carlton  PHONE: 920 565-1000 Ex 2153  EMAIL: CarltonRJ@lakeland.edu

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: http://lakeland.edu/kodaly  

This course is labeled two ways:  MUS 530A First Steps in Music – MUS 542 Kodály Methods I 

Jul
6
Tue
First Steps in Music Certification Course – Hofstra University, NY
Jul 6 – Jul 9 all-day
First Steps in Music Certification Course - Hofstra University, NY @ Hofstra University

DR. RACHEL GRIMSBY

FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC CERTIFICATION COURSE

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive an official certificate of completion from the Feierabend Association for Music Education.

Contact:  Michael Baur  Email: mwbaur@gmail.com    Phone: 631- 987 8043

Registration Link: www.hofstra.edu/summermusic

Hofstra University – 1000 Hempstead Turnpike, Hempstead, NY 11549

Jul
12
Mon
First Steps in Music Certification – University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Jul 12 @ 9:05 pm – Jul 30 @ 10:05 pm
First Steps in Music Certification - University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA @ University of the Arts

DR. MISSY STRONG

First Steps in Music  Certification Course  : Minimum of 8 hours live per week over 3 weeks: plus 4 – 8 hours of asynchronous assignments for the entirety of the class.

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive an official certificate of completion from the Feierabend Association for Music Education.

Contact:  Dr. Jenny Neff  Email: jeneff@uarts.edu  phone: 215 717 6000

University of the Arts – 320 Broad Street – Philadelphia , PA 19102

Minimum of 8 hours live per week over 3 weeks: plus 4 – 8 hours of asynchronous assignments for the entirety of the class.

Jul
19
Mon
First Steps in Music Certification Course – University of Hartford, The Hartt School, CT
Jul 19 – Jul 30 all-day
First Steps in Music Certification Course - University of Hartford, The Hartt School, CT @ The University of Hartford, The Hartt School

CONNIE GREENWOOD

FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC VIRTUAL CERTIFICATION COURSE /  KODALY LEVEL 1 COURSE

The First Steps in Music curriculum is designed to prepare children to become musical in by being Tuneful, Beatful, and Artful. First Steps in Music for Infants and Toddlers provides developmentally appropriate activities that are well suited for children under three years old with their caregivers. First Steps in Music for Preschool and Beyond provides activities for children as young as three but appropriate for any aged child that needs to further develop their tuneful, beatful, and artful abilities. Folk songs and rhymes as well as classical music are the primary source materials that are used to develop their musical minds and abilities. Created by Dr. John Feierabend, this pedagogical approach contains everything you need to lead a music class for preschool and early elementary students, including: Echo Songs, Call-and-Response Songs, Simple Songs, SongTales, Action Songs, Circle Games, Beat Motion Activities, and more. Ample time will be spent on exploring complete lesson plans for a three-year curriculum.

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a First Steps in Music Certification Certificate from the Feierabend Association for Music Education (FAME).

Contact : Warren Haston  Email: Haston@hartford.edu Phone: 860 768 5526

Registration Information:  https://harttsummerterm.hartford.edu//hartt/summerterm/default.aspx