2019 ISMTA Conference Schedule
Friday, November 1
7:30am - 5:00pm…….Registration: Lobby of the Doudna
8:00am - 9:15am……..Board Meeting
8:00am - 5:00pm…….MTNA Competitions:
Young Artist Piano: Concert Hall
Young Artist String: Black Box
MTNA Jr. & Sr. String: Choir Room
9:00am - 5:00pm…….Exhibitions
9:15am - 9:50am……..Advisory Council Meeting: Recital Hall
10:00am - 10:30am….General Meeting: Recital Hall
10:45am - 11:45am…..Pedagogy Session with Noreen Wenjen: Recital Hall
12:00pm - 12:45pm…..Forums
AIM Local Chairs: Nancy Liley, Moderator, Lecture Hall
Local Association Presidents: Linda Barker, Moderator, Recital Hall
12:45pm - 2:00pm…..Lunch
2:00pm - 2:25pm…Forums
Group Piano: Kathy Sbarboro, Moderator, Lecture Hall
Wellness: Dora Diephouse, Moderator, Recital Hall
2:30pm - 2:55pm… Peak Experience: A Triptychal Approach to Transformative Rehearsals.
Dr. Cory Ganschow, Lecture Hall
Compositions and Life of Clara Wieck vs. Clara Schuman.
Dr. Junghwa Lee, Recital Hall
3:00pm - 3:25pm…Nurturing the Desire to Learn.
Dr. Christina Tio, Lecture Hall
Forgotten Masterworks: Carl Czerny’s 4-Handed Piano Fantasies on Sir Walter Scott’s Waverley Novels
Drs. Samuel Gingher & Pei-I Wang, Recital Hall
3:30 - 4:20pm….Session 1:
Music Moves Us . . . Literally! — Using Movement to Enhance Musicianship
Clinton Pratt & Kristen Regester, Band Room.
Piano à la Quartette©: How to Forge a Fabulous Foursome
Emi Murata & Bette Coulson, Recital Hall
4:30pm - 5:20 pm….Session 2
Incorporating Assessment into University-Level Group Piano Classes to Enhance Student Learning
Dr. JeongSoo Kim, Lecture Hall
Website Perfect Pitch: Fine Tune Your Music Studio Website to Generate Extra Income
Sarah Eastman, Recital Hall
5:30pm - 6:00pm….Cocktail Hour, Awards Ceremony.
6:00pm - 7:30pm….Dinner
7:30pm….Conference Artist’s Recital: Ralph Votapek – Doudna Music Center, Dvorak Concert Hall.
Saturday, November 2
7:30am - 5:00pm…..Registration: Lobby of the Doudna
8:00am - 5:00pm…..MTNA Competitions (Jr. Piano: Band Room; Sr. Piano: Concert hall)
8:30 - 9:20am…..Session 3
Music, The Brain, and Autism
Marge Lucas, Lecture Hall
Rubato: what, where, why, when, and how
Dr. Jeff Kleinsorge, Recital hall
9:30 - 10:00am…..Q & A with MTNA President, Dr. Gary Ingle
10:00 - 11:30am…..Masterclass with Ralph Votapek, Recital Hall
11:30- 12:30pm….. Recital: Commissioned composer Ivette Herryman Rodriguez & EIU Faculty Recital-concert hall
11:30am - 1:50pm…..Collegiate Chapter Poster Sessions. Doudna Lobby.
12:30 - 1:50pm…..Lunch
2:00 - 2:30pm…..Young professionals (Collegiate members) and Independent Teachers’ Roundtable:
Teaching like a millennial! Recital Hall.
2:30 - 3:20pm…. Session 5
Aubrey Faith-Slaker, Lecture Hall
Beyond 10,000 Hours: Teaching Effective Practice Habits
Dr. Paul Kenyon, Recital Hall
3:30 - 4:20pm..…. Session 6
Preparing Your Students for Music School Auditions
Dr. Lynnsey Lambrecht, Lecture Hall
Introducing Jazz to Students
Paul Johnston, Recital Hall
4:30 - 5:20pm…. Session 7
How much could you students improve their Sight Reading in 7 weeks?
Mary Faith Williams, Lecture Hall
J. S. Bach's "Goldberg Variations" as Comprehensive "Keyboard Practice"
Dr. John Orfe, Recital Hall
5:30 - 6:30pm…..Competition Winners Recital: Concert Hall