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Papoulis    2017 CONFERENCE CLINICIAN
   JIM PAPOULIS
  
   Milwaukee Choral Conference
    Saturday, September 23, 2017
    Carroll University Center for Graduate Studies    
    2140 Davidson Rd. Waukesha, WI 53186
    Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Conference Fee: $35
 
MISSION
An intensive choral workshop for professional and aspiring choral musicians to provide conversations among school, religious, and community chorus conductors in order to explore solutions for promoting and preserving the choral arts of present and future generations.
 
CONFERENCE SESSIONS
 
TEACHING RHYTHMS FOR CHORAL MUSIC THROUGH A PERCUSSION
Participants will learn to teach choral music education through the utilization of drum cicles, basic djembe and shaker technique, and most importantly how to translate to teaching rhythms to a choir.  Other topics such as elasticity, getting singers off the page, and rehearsal techniques- getting you, your accompanist, and your choir to GROOVE!
 
FOUNDATION FOR SMALL VOICES
Learn more about the Foundation for Small Voices raises money and awareness for music programs worldwide.  Participants will learn how to get involved as a music ambassador and how to involve their choir in the Foundation for Small Voices.
 
ENGAGING CHOIRS IN REHEARSAL
Learn how to engage your choir in rehearsals through rhythmc warm ups and excercises, suggested repertoire to expand the minds and souls of your singers, how to vary the routine and make it interesting and suggestions for creating beauty and rhythm together on a new level! 
 
CHORAL MUSIC READING SESSION
Participants will recieve 15 copies of new choral octavos provided by Hal Leonard Music!
 
JIM PAPOULIS IN ACTION
Jim Papoulis will demonstrate many of the day's topics with Milwaukee Choral Conference's Ensemble in Residence, the Voices of Eterna, Milwaukee Children's Choir's premier treble ensemble.  
 
 
 
 
PAST CLINICIANS 
Dr. Doreen Rao, 2016 Clinician
Chair of Conducting Emeritus
University of Toronto
Founder, Choral Music Experience Institute for Choral Teacher Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DSC 0097 Copy edit  Dr. Rollo Dilworth, 2015 Clinician
   Professor of Choral Music Education  
   Chair of Music Education and Music Therapy, Temple University
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
028 300wchcon2014Mr. Henry Leck, 2014 Clinician  
Professor Emeritus of Choral Music at Butler University
Founder and Former Artistic Director of Indianapolis Children's Choir
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dr. Anton Armstrong​, 2013 Clinician​​ (african american guy)​ Tosdal Professor of Music at St. Olaf College and Conductor of the St. Olaf ChoirDr. Anton Armstrong, 2013 Clinician
Tosdal Professor of Music at St. Olaf College
and Conductor of the St. Olaf Choir