Unique and Creative Ways to Teach Young Band Students the Fundamentals

Blackburn has an outstanding reputation for producing award winning bands so it is fitting that a seminar designed to teach the fundamentals of creating a successful band would be held at the school.

This clinic will give band directors unique and creative ways to teach young band students the fundamentals they need on a daily basis.  Band directors will learn how to  present material to the students  in  ways  that will keep their attention, interest, and motivate them. Attendees will also learn ways to integrate technology into their band program to engage students and facilitate the learning process more quickly.

The seminar will be presented by Erin Cole from USA and Laurinda Davidson from Queensland.

Erin Cole  has been the band director at Tapp Middle School in Cobb County,Georgia USA  since 1995. Her band has been featured at the Midwest Clinic and the University of Georgia Middle School Band Festival. She has commissioned several important pieces for band by some of our leading composers.

Laurinda Davidson is an  Instrumental Music Teacher and Band Director at Brisbane Girls Grammar School and has been a presenter at many conferences and seminars. …

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