Andover Educators



The following are a list of scheduled courses. If you are interested in attending a course please contact the teacher. Or if you would like to bring a course to your area please contact a certified Andover Educator or e-mail us at info [at] bodymap [dot] org.

Western United States
Eastern United States
Southern United States
Midwestern United States
Latin America
Asia and Australia
Other Region


Western United States

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Eastern United States

Location: Newburyport, MA
Date/Time: October 6-7, 2018 9am-6 pm
Event For: Lea Pearson

Stop Playing in Pain: Renew your Passion & Recover your Joy with Dr. Lea Pearson

- Do you struggle to get through long rehearsals?
- Do you keep interrupting your practicing to deal with pain?
- Have you lost your joy in playing?

Transform your playing and your pain in a private intimate retreat.

only 15 places available
Click here to learn more:

It’s Affordable, Accessible, and Amazing!

Somatic Education for Musicians MUS 256
Location: URI Fine Arts Center, Kingston, RI
Date/Time: Mondays and Wednesdays 9:00-9:50am
Event For: Jane Murray

University of Rhode Island Music Department

adds Body Mapping course.


Beginning in the Fall semester 2018, this course will cover the 6 hours of WEM information, as well as investigating other somatic disciplines such as Feldenkreis and Alexander technique.  Twice weekly meetings will allow ample time for individual exploration.

Meets Monday and Wednesday from 9:00-9:50 am beginning September 5, 2018.


Lessons and workshops
Location: Pennsylvania and nearby locations
Date/Time: TBA
Event For: Kay Hooper

Lessons and workshops in Body Mapping are available. Please contact me at to schedule an event or lesson. You can find out more about me at and on Facebook at Kay S. Hooper Alexander Technique and Performance Coaching.

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Southern United States

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Midwestern United States

What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body
Location: Akron, Ohio
Date/Time: November 9th, 2018 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Event For: Bridget Jankowski

Friday, November 9th
9:00am – noon and 1:00 – 4:00 pm
1236 Weathervane Lane, Akron, OH 44313
Cost $125.00 plus text
For more information contact bridgetjankowski [at] gmail [dot] com

What Every String Player Needs to Know About the Body
Location: Madison, WI, U of W School of Music
Date/Time: October 7th, 10:00-2:30
Event For: Jennifer Johnson

Join Jennifer with the string players of Madison, WI for an in-depth look at the most common misconceptions that lead to injury and discomfort in the world of string playing.
It is a 4-hr. course with lots of interactive explorations to improve the quality of movement patterns while playing so bring your instruments! For more information or to register, contact:
1. altino [at] wisc [dot] edu
2. jenniferbodymap [at] gmail [dot] com

Body Mapping and The Alexander Technique at Columbus, Ohio
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Date/Time: ongoing
Event For: David Nesmith

Private lessons available, including via Skype.

Periodic group classes, please inquire.


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Latin America

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What Every Musician Needs to Know About the Body the full course The Hague #002 Holland
Location: Gunst wat 'n Kunst, Raamweg 45, 2595 HN The Hague, Holland
Date/Time: Friday March 22nd 2019 19.30-22.30; Saturday 23rd March 2019 10.30-13.30 & 15.00-18.00; Sunday 24th March 10.30-13.30 & 15.00-18.00
Event For: Frans Huijts

This weekend Body Mapping is an opportunity to experience the full course.
All participants will get a ‘Practical Application’ session in a masterclass situation.
Witnessing your collegues’ practical session will bring your learning into immediate practice.
€ 290 full fee
€ 240 ‘early bird’ fee (payment before the 15th of February)
€ 120 fee for students of universities or conservatoria
Max. 8 participants
Registration and information: info [at] franshuijts [dot] nl
More information:

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Asia and Australia

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