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.

MUSIC: MORE THAN JUST WHAT YOU HEAR!

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” – (Aristotle)

Symposium: Arts and Medicine: Music and Healing

Symposium Moderator, Charles Pribyl, M.D., New Mexico Orthopedics (retired)

Friday, November 10—

 OUTLINE FOR 2017 MUSIC & WELLNESS SYMPOSIUM

 8:30-9:00   Opening Greeting and Welcome Jan King, Pres. PMTNM and Dr. Patricia Repar UNM School of Medicine & Dept. of Music

9:00 – 10:15   Session 1. Music and Special Needs Students – Dr. Melanie Tidman

10:30 – 11:45   Session 2. Power Brain Yoga (for Kids and Adults) – Bette Castoria

Noon – 1:30   Lunch break on your own

1:30 – 2:45   Session 3. The Human Eye: How it sees all those notes! – Dr. John J. Brinkley

3:00 – 4:15   Session 4. How Music Helps with Healing and Consolation – Gary Ingle

6:30 – Conference Banquet with Closing Remarks

If you have questions, please contact Jeanne Grealish (figaro1226@gmail.com) or Sharon Kunitz (slkunitz@aol.com).

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.)

8:30: Conference Registration — Jeanne Grealish NCTM, Music Library

8:30 11:00 Coffee, Tea, Lobby

All Day – –  The Treasures Sale (details pending)

8:30 — 5:00 PMTNM Honors Auditions, Larry Blind

9:00 — 4:00 Exhibits open, Music Building Room

9:00 — 10:00 Vocal Master Class

10:15 — 11:45 Piano Master Class

11:45 — 1:00 — Lunch

1:00 — 4:00 Non piano Auditions

1:00 — 2:00 Music Bowl

2:15 — 3:30 Ensemble Recital

4:00 — 4:45 Piano Recital

5:00 — 6:45 Dinner on your own

7:00 MTNA and PMTNM Honors Winner’s Recital — Music Building Performance Room