CELLOBRATION with Astrid Schween, Sunday, May 16, 2021

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CELLOBRATION with Astrid Schween will take place online on Sunday, May 16, 2021 between 4:00-6:00 pm. More details and registration HERE Cellist Astrid Schween has gained a rich following and enjoys a varied career as a soloist, chamber artist and teacher. Since joining the Juilliard String Quartet in 2016, she has appeared at many of Continue reading“CELLOBRATION with Astrid Schween, Sunday, May 16, 2021”

ASTA MD/DC 1-Day Mini-Conference April 18

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ASTA MD/DC Chapter Mini-Conference one day VIRTUAL mini-conference through zoom! SundayApril 18, 2021  9:00 am-6:00 pm EST + Happy Hour Jam & Social AT 6:00pm! The annual mini conference is bigger than ever with Eleven outstanding sessions OFFERing  ideas AND STRATEGIES that will add a little spring to your string teaching! Attend Sessions with: Chenoa Alamu, Dr. Continue reading“ASTA MD/DC 1-Day Mini-Conference April 18”

Virtual String Teachers’ Social/Happy Hour! (Virtual Event)

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String Teachers! You are invited to join members of the ASTA MD/DC Board for a string teachers’ social/happy hour! This event is open to all string teachers. Members and Non-members. 7:30-9:00pm Thursday October 22nd  Share what events, clinicians, and topics you are interested in attending at upcomingASTA sessions! Catch up with old friends and meet Continue reading“Virtual String Teachers’ Social/Happy Hour! (Virtual Event)”

Launching the Intermediate Phase: The Joy of Shifting, Vibrato, and Double Stops with Charles Krigbaum and Daina Staggs

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Charles Krigbaum and Daina Staggs will co-present a content-rich, lively and engaging lecture directed towards teachers of violin students at the intermediate level. The content is based on the unique idea that purely technical exercises can be transformed into short musical experiences. The unification of technical work with musical elements leads to a more enjoyable, Continue reading“Launching the Intermediate Phase: The Joy of Shifting, Vibrato, and Double Stops with Charles Krigbaum and Daina Staggs”

Value of American Roots Music in Schools and Studios

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Value of American Roots Music in Schools and Studios with Julie Lyonn Lieberman Studio and Classroom String Teachers… Join acclaimed multi-style performer and educator Julie Lyonn Lieberman for an online, participatory workshop that’s been designed specifically for YOU! The workshops will provide material for ALL ages, levels, and backgrounds. Session ONE: Value of American Roots Continue reading“Value of American Roots Music in Schools and Studios”

Actions During this Historic Movement: What Can I Do?

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ACTION DURING THIS HISTORIC TIME: WHAT CAN I DO? with Michelle Black In two sessions, we will start to answer questions that many people have, “What can I do? and How can I be better for my students, friends, community, colleagues, etc?” Sometimes knowing where to begin can be paralyzing because there’s so much to be Continue reading“Actions During this Historic Movement: What Can I Do?”

Music and Mental Health

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September 7, 2020 Music and Mental Health with Dr. Carol Vidal Dr. Carol Vidal will discuss what is known about the effects of music on the brain. She will review research on the benefits of musical training on certain psychiatric disorders affecting children and adolescents, and discuss the long-term effects of music education. Dr. Carol Continue reading“Music and Mental Health”

Spring 2020 ASTACAP Exam Registration and Video Submission guidelines

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Spring ASTACAP exams will be by YouTube video submission this year. Registration Deadline: May 1, 2020 Video Submission Deadline: May 20, 2020 Return to this page for each of the following three steps. STEP 1: Complete a registration form for each student (Teachers Only) Click on the appropriate registration form link below to register your Continue reading“Spring 2020 ASTACAP Exam Registration and Video Submission guidelines”

WEBINAR: MINI-CONFERENCE 2020

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WEBINAR: ASTA MD/DC Chapter MINI-CONFERENCE Dear ASTA MD/DC Chapter Members, On Sunday, April 19 we will be holding a WEBINAR online for our annual Mini-Conference.  Although we are unable to meet in person, we are glad to announce an alternate way to bring us together. Our presenters, Dr. Karin Hendricks and Dr. Tawnya Smith,  are Continue reading“WEBINAR: MINI-CONFERENCE 2020”