MEANYC Workshop Archive

Teaching Ukulele to Teachers
Presented by Mark Michaels
Saturday, April 1, 2017
10am-2pm


Teaching Music in the Cloud
Presented by Jim Frankel
Saturday, January 7, 2017
9am-1pm



Conquering the World of Musical Theater
Presented by iTheatrics
Saturday, September 24, 2016

MEANYC President Barbara Novick, Workshop and Social Media Chair Sharon Golub and new Workshop Co-Chair Emma Hartmann at MEANYC Musical Theater workshop. 

MEANYC President Barbara Novick, Workshop and Social Media Chair Sharon Golub and new Workshop Co-Chair Emma Hartmann at MEANYC Musical Theater workshop. 


Saturday, April 2, 2016
Sing Me A Story, Play Me A Tale

Presented by Megan Ou-Yang
and Rob McClimans


Saturday, March 19, 2016
MEANYC WORKSHOP:
The Breakbeat Classroom:
Engaging Urban Youth in
Hip-Hop Music and Culture

Presented by Brian Mooney


Saturday, December 5, 2015
Releasing the Voice Within: Alexander Technique for Musicians and Educators
Presented by Joan Arnold, M.AmSAT


Another excellent workshop thanks to Sharon and Roberta. Mollie Gregory Tower's fabulous Music Memory program. Saturday, September 26, 2015 Do You Hear What I Hear? Learning Music From the Inside Out! Presented by Mollie Gregory Tower and Laurie Steele Lausi


Discovering Connections: Culture, Creativity, Literacy, and the Common Core in the Music Classroom presented by Susan Glass 

Discovering Connections: Culture, Creativity, Literacy, and the
Common Core in the Music Classroom presented by Susan Glass 


Anthony Femino presenting his workshop "If you Compose it, They will sing it" on March 21, 2015

Anthony Femino presenting his workshop "If you Compose it, They will sing it" on March 21, 2015


April 26, 2014: Innovative Drum Circles

Sharon Katz leading the "Music and Dances of South Africa" workshop on March 1, 2014

Sharon Katz leading the "Music and Dances of South Africa" workshop on March 1, 2014

Music and Dances of South Africa 3/1/14 presented by Sharon Katz
by Dr. Sherrie Pratt, Music Teacher PS 30 M

"I've been teaching for many years, but I continue to come to these wonderful workshops because if I can learn even one new thing, or gain one new idea that I can take back to my students and they get excited and I get excited also, then I shout glory hallelujah!"


January 18, 2014: Teaching Music in the Cloud

Dr. James Frakel at the "Teaching Music in the Cloud" workshop on January 18, 2014

Dr. James Frakel at the "Teaching Music in the Cloud" workshop on January 18, 2014

MEANYC PD:
Dr. James Frankel's "Teaching Music in the Cloud"
February 18, 2014
by Dr. Peris Alban

Having to get up on a Saturday morning the same time as I normally do for school (before the crack of dawn) and braving inevitable subway disruptions and frigid cold temperatures does not make me a happy person. However, I’m glad I did because Dr. James Frankel’s PD presentation on “Teaching Music in the Cloud,” was excellent. 

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Jim Frankel Workshop
January 18, 2014
by Michaela Harel

Remember blackboards and textbooks? These old world artifacts still linger nostalgically in many classrooms but, on a gray morning in January, Jim Frankel of MusicFirst hurtled a packed room of educators into a brave new world of music education. 
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Dr. Heather Buchanan addressing NYC music teachers about physical alignment for conductors and singers at the "Choral Conducting" workshop on November 16, 2013 at UFT Headquarters.

Dr. Heather Buchanan addressing NYC music teachers about physical alignment for conductors and singers at the "Choral Conducting" workshop on November 16, 2013 at UFT Headquarters.

“Mind—Body—Spirit—Music”
by Quinn McClure

On November 16, Dr. Heather Buchanan presented a workshop entitled, “Embodied and Expressive Choral Conducting.”  Dr. Buchanan, professor of music and director of choral activities at Montclair State University in New Jersey, presented... [read full article]


September 26, 2013: iPad as a Musical Instrument

Adam Goldberg demonstrating how to use the iPad as a powerful tool for music creation at the "iPad as a Musical Instrument" workshop, Thursday, September 26, 2013.

Adam Goldberg demonstrating how to use the iPad as a powerful tool for music creation at the "iPad as a Musical Instrument" workshop, Thursday, September 26, 2013.


Traci Hinton Peterson at the “What is the Sound of Young America" workshop on April 27, 2013.

Traci Hinton Peterson at the “What is the Sound of Young America" workshop on April 27, 2013.

“What is the Sound of Young America" presented by Traci Hinton Peterson
by Liban O. Gómez, Music teacher to grades: Pre-K through 2nd at C.S. 66 District 12 in the Bronx

This workshop brought so much light into the discussions regarding Motown. We first started the workshop by having a small discussion by answering multiple questions that we, the participants, came up with about Motown... [read full article]


"Energize your Recorder Program" workshop with clinicians Ed Sueta and Lenna Harris, Saturday, January 5, 2013. 

"Energize your Recorder Program" workshop with clinicians Ed Sueta and Lenna Harris, Saturday, January 5, 2013. 


November 12, 2012: African Drumming Workshop

Jeremy Cohen showing MEANYC teachers how to bring the joy and power of African drumming into their classrooms during our "African Drumming" workshop, Saturday, November 17, 2012

Jeremy Cohen showing MEANYC teachers how to bring the joy and power of African drumming into their classrooms during our "African Drumming" workshop, Saturday, November 17, 2012


February 4, 2012: Conquering the World of Musical Theatre

"Conquering the World of Musical Theatre" workshop presented by iTheatrics, Saturday, February 4, 2012

"Conquering the World of Musical Theatre" workshop presented by iTheatrics, Saturday, February 4, 2012


September 17, 2011: Choral Workshop

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"Choral Workshop" on September 17, 2011, with John Jacobson in conjunction with the Hal Leonard Corporation 

"Choral Workshop" on September 17, 2011, with John Jacobson in conjunction with the Hal Leonard Corporation 

 

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Past Workshops

Teaching Ukulele to Teachers
Presented by Mark Michaels
Saturday, April 1, 2017
10am-2pm


Teaching Music in the Cloud
Presented by Jim Frankel
Saturday, January 7, 2017
9am-1pm



Conquering the World of Musical Theater
Presented by iTheatrics
Saturday, September 24, 2016


Saturday, April 2, 2016
Sing Me A Story, Play Me A Tale

Presented by Megan Ou-Yang
and Rob McClimans


Saturday, March 19, 2016
The Breakbeat Classroom:
Engaging Urban Youth in
Hip-Hop Music and Culture

Presented by Brian Mooney


Saturday, December 5, 2015
Releasing the Voice Within:
Alexander Technique

for Musicians and Educators
Presented by Joan Arnold, M.AmSAT