November 3-4, 2023 at Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
The Illinois State Music Teachers Association (ISMTA) is hosting the 2023 State Conference on November 3-4, 2023 at Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL.
Registration opens September 22
Early registration deadline October 23
Registration Fees: (Early Bird / Regular)
To attend the Friday night banquet or lunches (for an additional fee), you must register by October 23. There will be a cash bar Friday night.
Home2 Suites by Hilton DeKalb ($119)
Hampton Inn by Hilton DeKalb ($99)
Conference Artist/Clinician: Frederic Chiu
Frederic Chiu performs in major venues on five continents, such as Lincoln Center in New York, the Kennedy Center in Washington, The Chatelet in Paris, or the Mozarteum in Buenos Aires, and extensive tours in smaller and unusual venues. He collaborates with Classical music friends Joshua Bell, Pierre Amoyal, Gary Hoffman and the St Lawrence String Quartet, as well as non-Classical friends like jazz pianist Bob James, writer/storyteller David Gonzalez, Shakespearean actor Brian Bedford, and the clown Buffo, trying to bring the vivid live concert experience to as many people as possible. He has worked with conductors such as Christoph Campestrini, John Nelson, Stefan Sanderling, Rodolfo Fischer, Susan Haig, Bernhard Klee, Xian Zhang and Alexander Titov.