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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

Jun
14
Mon
First Steps in Music (Virtual and in Person) Certification Course Indiana State University
Jun 14 – Jun 17 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

 

Aug
2
Mon
First Steps in Music Hybrid Certification Course – Slippery Rock University PA
Aug 2 – Aug 6 all-day
First Steps in Music Hybrid Certification Course - Slippery Rock University  PA @ Slippery Rock University

LESLIE WEAVER

FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC HYBRID ( Face to Face with 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      AUGUST 2- 6, 2021     Slippery Rock University Swope Music Building 24  1 Morrow Way, Slippery Rock, PA 16058  

August 2-3 will be virtual and August 5-6 will be in person on campus.

 Contact: Cassandra Eisenreich  Phone: 724-738-2440  Email: cassandra.eisenreich@sru.edu  

Virtual First Steps in Music Certification Course
Aug 2 – Aug 5 all-day
Virtual First Steps in Music Certification Course

STEPHANIE SCHALL-BRAZEE

VIRTUAL FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC CERTIFICATION COURSE

DAILY SESSIONS 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM  (Lunch Break)  1:00 – 4:00 PM

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:  Stephanie Schall-Brazee Email: schallbrazee@gmail.com 

Event Hosted by Feierabend Association for Music Education. Registration supported by Vision Publications/Strategic Musication. https://www.strategicmusication.com/fsim-schallbrazee

Registration: https://www.strategicmusication.com/webinars

First Steps in Music Certification Hybrid @ Illinois State Univ.
Aug 2 – Aug 6 all-day
First Steps in Music Certification Hybrid @ Illinois State Univ. @ Illinois State University

DR. RACHEL GRIMSBY

HYBRID 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.

HYBRID FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC CERTIFICATION COURSE

PLUS THEIR WILL BE THREE  AFTERNOON SPECIAL TOPICS CLASSES  (each one hour in length) (1)   First Steps and UDL    (2)  First Steps and Orff     (3) First Steps in Upper Elementary.

PLUS  15 Supplementary reading and video assignments

Contact Lauren Palmer | 703 403 7042 |lmvala@ilstu.eduI  Cost:  $500.00

llinois State University – Cook Hall 30830 – Campus Box 5600, Normal, IL 61790 – 5600

 

 

Aug
9
Mon
Virtual First Steps in Music Certification Course – David Rankine, Canada
Aug 9 – Aug 12 all-day
Virtual First Steps in Music Certification Course - David Rankine, Canada

DAVID RANKINE

VIRTUAL FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC CERTIFICATION COURSE – August 9 – August 12

DAILY SESSIONS 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Lunch Break)  1:00 – 4:00 PM

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: David Rankine  Email: david.i.rankine@gmail.com

Event Hosted by Feierabend Association for Music Education. Registration supported by Vision Publications/Strategic Musication. https://www.strategicmusication.com/fsim-rankine

Oct
9
Sat
Virtual First Steps in Music Certification Course – Rowan University NJ
Oct 9 – Oct 30 all-day
Virtual First Steps in Music Certification Course  - Rowan University  NJ @ Rowan University

DR. MISSY STRONG

VIRTUAL FIRST STEPS IN MUSIC CERTIFICATION COURSE

Dates:  OCTOBER  9, 16, 23, 30  Times: 9:00 am – 4:00 PM

Contact: Rachel Michel  Phone: 856 432 6970  Email: michelr@rowan.edu

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.