Southern Regional Conference

September 14, 2019

Location: Cal State Fullerton
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
 


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HIGHLIGHTS:

  • NEW HALF DAY FORMAT!
  • NEW LOWER COST: $60 (Special $25 rate for students)
  • NEW NETWORKING BRUNCH
  • NEW: CCDA/ACDA MEMBERSHIP NOT REQUIRED
Our new design facilitates community-building, peer-support, networking, mentoring opportunities, and idea-sharing, with particular outreach to those just getting started in the field of choral directing. Attendees need NOT be CCDA/ACDA members, but non-members may credit their conference fee toward a new CCDA/ACDA membership (see registration form for more information).

Please join the membership of the Southern regions of CCDA at this exciting half-day conference featuring reading reading and plenary sessions intended help you jumpstart your year and refresh your pedagogy and artistic drive.

8:30 am – 9:00 am REGISTRATION | Lobby of Recital Hall
9:00 am – 9:15 am WELCOME & WARP-SPEED VOICE BUILDING
9:15 am – 10:00 am SESSION 1 | Steph Johnson (Voices of our City Choir, San Diego)
10:00 am – 10:45 am SESSION 2 | Juan Carlos Acosta (Sacra/Profana and Village Community Presbyterian Church, San Diego)
10:45 am – 11:15 am CHAT / COFFEE BREAK
11:15 am – 12:00 pm SESSION 3 | TED Talk (Coordinated by Eliza Rubenstein, Orange Coast College)
ConducTED – Four conductors, four inspirations including:

  • “Voice Building Through Gregorian Chant”
  • “Making Your Choir Welcome to Singers with Disabilities”
  • “What Rock Climbing Taught Me About Choral Directing”
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm SESSION 4 | Gene Peterson (California Baptist University, Riverside)
12:45 pm – 1:00 pm SURVEY & WRAP UP