2017 Conference – November 9 – 10 – 11
HEADS UP! THERE’S A SYMPOSIUM IN YOUR FUTURE
Plans are under way for the 2017 Music and Wellness Symposium on Friday, November 10 at the Albuquerque Sheraton Uptown, headquarters for the PMTNM State conference. Based on last year’s success, another day of exploring the gifts offered through collaboration between body and brain is offered. With the assistance of Dr. Patricia Repar, Associate Professor, UNM Departments of Music and Internal Medicine, the following topics will be covered by presenters of exceptional professional quality.
Please mark your calendar for this unique opportunity to expand your mind and consequently your teaching ability.
Symposium: Arts and Medicine: Music and Healing
Friday, November 10, 2017
Open to the Public by Reservation
Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown
2600 Louisiana Blvd. NE • Albuquerque
Friday, November 10—
Symposium Moderator, Charles Pribyl, M.D. NM Orthopedics (retired)
8:30am Opening Greeting Jan King, NCTM – PMTNM President
8:45am Why music and wellness? Dr. Patricia Repar, UNM School of Medicine & Dept. of Music
9-10am Every Child is Special: the neuroscience of music for children with special needs Dr. Melanie Tidman, DHSc, OTR/L Pediatric Occupational Therapist UNM Hospital
10:30am Power Brain Yoga (for Kids and Adults) Bette Castoria, Certified Brain Education Trainer
–– students as participants ––
–– Lunch on your own ––
12pm Optional Session:
“Caring for Hand Problems in Musicians”
Join Dr. Pribyl and Linda Carroll, Hand Therapist, for a brief discussion
plus a Question & Answer time
1:30pm From Eye to Ear: the visual science of making music John J. Brinkley, M.D., Neuro-Ophthalmologist Eye Associates of NM
3:00pm Does Music Heal the Mind and Heart? Dr. Gary Ingle, MTNA Executive Director & CEO
6:30pm Conference Banquet with Closing Remarks Charles Pribyl, M.D. NM Orthopedics (retired)
Entertainment by Strawberry Jam, a band including Dr. Pribyl and Linda Carroll
If you have questions, please contact Jeanne Grealish (email@example.com) or Sharon Kunitz (firstname.lastname@example.org).
STUDENT ACTIVITIES DAY VENUE
The Albuquerque Academy, (AA), 6400 Wyoming Blvd.NE, Albuquerque 87109-3899.
Saturday, November 11 — Albuquerque Academy All sessions will be held in the Music Building. (Room numbers will be in the conference book.)
8:00 Conference Registrations, Jeanne Grealish, NCTM
8:00-11:00 Coffee, Tea, Lobby (Albuquerque Music Teachers, Host)
8:00-12:00 Piano Honors Auditions, Performance Hall, Larry Blind, Chairman
9:00-4:00 Exhibits in Lobby
9:00-10:15 Piano Master Class, Chorus Room, Ferrell Roberts, Host
Clinician: Marina Magazinnik
10:15-5:00 White Elephant “Treasures” Sale — Charlene Cox-Clifton, chairman
10:30-11:45 Teacher’s RoundTable Discussion. Choir Room. Dr. Gary Ingle, Presenter, CEO MTNA Benefits of MTNA membership/ question/answer session of relevant teacher problems,
11:45-1:00 Lunch on your own
1:00-2:30 Music Bowl Theory Competition, Choir Room Terri Reck, Chairman
1:00-4:00 Non-Piano Honors Auditions, Performance Hall, Larry Blind, Chairman
2:30-4:30 Ensemble Recital, Choir Room, Melissa Toedtman, Chairman
4:30-5:00 Last chance to purchase items at the White Elephant “Treasures” Sale.
5:00-7:00 Dinner on your own
7:00-10:00 MTNA and PMTNM Honors Winner’s Recital, Performance Hall
Reception for families, friends and performers immediately following recital.
Hosted by: Albuquerque Music Teachers Association.