Artie & Denise 2022: Recorded Inspired in Indianapolis (Virtual Recorded Session ONLY)

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$100 USD
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What’s Included?

  • 17.5 hours of PD instruction
  • Access to the recorded symposium until August 10th, 2023
  • Printable handouts
  • Certificate of hours
  • Chat transcripts from every session
  • An eclectic mix of topics
  • A 25% discount code to the Musicplay store (this code will be provided upon registration)

Price

$100.00

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Our Presenters:

  • Artie Almeida
  • Denise Gagné
  • Greg Gilpin
  • John Jacobson

Cancellation Policy 

The workshop fee is non-refundable.

Virtual Recorded Schedule

Day 1 – Session TitleLength
Day 1 Welcome15 minutes
Music Theory That’s Fun with Denise Gagne63 minutes
Just Sing! For the Seasons with John Jacobson75 minutes
It’s a Musical World with John Jacobson63 minutes
All Things Percussion with Artie Almeida77 minutes
Movement Fun, Games, and Dances with Denise Gagne95 minutes
Day 1 Closing27 minutes
Day 2 – Session TitleLength
Day 2 Welcome15 minutes
Singing: The Heart of the Program with Artie Almeida70 minutes
Create and Perform on the Recorder with Denise Gagne90 minutes
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, How the Heck Can I Teach it All? with Artie Almeida72 minutes
Fun with Ukuleles with Denise Gagne71 minutes
A Potpourri of Possibilities with Artie Almeida61 minutes
Day 2 Closing20 minutes
Day 3 – Session TitleLength
Day 3 Welcome15 minutes
Engage your Early Learners! An Early Childhood Session with Artie and Denise160 minutes
A Musical Journey to Good Choral Singing with Greg Gilpin81 minutes
Choral Repertoire that Teaches and Inspires with Greg Gilpin73 minutes
Day 3 Closing30 minutes

Workshop Content

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Start Time: August 05th, 12:00 AM MDT
Monday, August 8th, 2022
Presenter: Denise Gagne, Artie Almeida Start Time: August 08th, 8:15 AM MDT
Presenter: Denise Gagne Start Time: August 08th, 8:30 AM MDT
Lesson Summary
Worksheets can be great tools, but many kids learn the most through games, manipulatives, and centers.  In this session, we’ll have fun learning to read and write music using a variety of strategies.  You’ll play note name and rhythm games that are easy to set up in your classroom and FUN for kids of all...
Lesson Content
Presenter: John Jacobson Start Time: August 08th, 9:45 AM MDT
Lesson Summary
Please note: We will be separating the recording into session-specific episodes once the conference is over.
Lesson Content
Presenter: John Jacobson Start Time: August 08th, 10:45 AM MDT
Lesson Summary
Please note: We will be separating the recording into session-specific episodes once the conference is over.
Lesson Content
Presenter: Artie Almeida Start Time: August 08th, 12:00 PM MDT
Lesson Summary
Kids love percussion instruments and you’ll love these lessons that utilize non-pitched percussion, hand drums, and large drums, as well as non-traditional percussion instruments like Kickballs, Firestix, and Pop Toobs. Our focus will also be on the building blocks of music, including beat, rhythm, form, and phrasing.  Learning Targets: Participants can deliver rhythmic instruction in a variety of ways...
Lesson Content
Presenter: Denise Gagne Start Time: August 08th, 1:45 PM MDT
Lesson Summary
Singing games combine songs, movement, and social interaction in an authentic musical learning experience. When children play singing games, they sing and hear many repetitions of a melody laying the foundation for learning multiple musical concepts.  Develop student’s musicality through moving and responding to music. Folk dancing is a fun way to teach phrasing, form and...
Lesson Content
Presenter: Denise Gagne, Artie Almeida, John Jacobson Start Time: August 08th, 3:30 PM MDT
Tuesday, August 9th, 2022
Presenter: Denise Gagne, Artie Almeida Start Time: August 09th, 8:15 AM MDT
Presenter: Artie Almeida Start Time: August 09th, 8:30 AM MDT
Lesson Summary
Join your colleagues in lessons and games that will have your children singing joyfully, while addressing pitch, direction, steady beat, phrases and audiation. We will take a Little Melody Walk, go on a picnic, sing with our Beat Buddies and more, during this session that offers students fun and challenging opportunities for musical growth. 
Lesson Content
Presenter: Denise Gagne Start Time: August 09th, 9:45 AM MDT
Lesson Summary
The recorder is one of the best tools for teaching children to read and play melodies.  It’s affordable enough for most students to be able to have one at home.  Boom whackers or desk bells are great tools – but few children will have a set of them at home!  As it becomes possible to...
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Lesson Summary
Explore unique and motivational lessons to introduce children to basic music theory in age-appropriate ways. We will use pointing pages, non-pitched percussion, stretchy bands, and other motivators to lay a solid foundation for our young musicians to carry with them into middle and high school music-making experiences. Where there’s passion . . . there’s retention! Leaning Targets: ...
Lesson Content
Presenter: Denise Gagne Start Time: August 09th, 1:15 PM MDT
Lesson Summary
Bring your ukuleles and get ready for a session that lays out a sequence and gives you many great ukulele teaching tips.  We’ll play, sing, and take some finger breaks.  You will be given many resources in this session that will make teaching the ukulele easy for you and fun for your students! Learning Targets:...
Lesson Content
Presenter: Artie Almeida Start Time: August 09th, 2:45 PM MDT
Lesson Summary
This collage-style session will offer a wide variety of lessons for elementary music students. Barred instruments, children’s books, songs, props, as well as non-pitched and pitched percussion, will offer you lots of possibilities for keeping your students engaged and eager to return to their music classroom the next week! Learning Targets: Participants can deepen students’ understanding of various musical concepts, including...
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Presenter: Denise Gagne, Artie Almeida Start Time: August 09th, 4:30 PM MDT
Wednesday, August 10th, 2022
Presenter: Denise Gagne, Artie Almeida Start Time: August 10th, 8:15 AM MDT
Lesson Summary
Three “basics” of good choral singing will be explored with physical and vocal warm-ups you’ll enjoy learning and using with your students. Greg will also share instructional ideas on how to achieve uniform vowel and blend, all in a fun-filled and inspiring session that celebrates the choral art! Book Recommendations Finding Ophelia's Voice, Opening Ophelia's...
Lesson Content
Presenter: Greg Gilpin Start Time: August 10th, 12:45 PM MDT
Lesson Summary
Having the right repertoire is key for engaging both singer and teacher.  It creates an exciting and inspiring rehearsal which then leads to an outstanding performance.  Bring your heart, mind and voice as we sing through selected choral repertoire sure to bring the passion of text, melody and harmony you’ve been looking for!  There might...
Lesson Content
Presenter: Artie Almeida, Denise Gagne, Greg Gilpin Start Time: August 10th, 2:00 PM MDT