Andover Educators

 

Schedule

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
Europe
Canada
Asia and Australia
Africa
Other Region


 

Western United States

Body Mapping for Musicians: What Every Musician Needs to Know About the Body
Location: Musician's Union Local 6, San Francisco, CA
Date/Time: September 11 and September 18, 2017, 6 pm to 9 pm
Event For: Amy Likar

Over the course of two- Monday night sessions from 6pm to 9pm on September 11 and September 18, 2017 Amy Likar will present – Body Mapping for Musicians: What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body®.

This workshop is an opportunity for performers and teachers to learn the fundamentals of Body Mapping, known for enhancing performance efficiency, reducing performance stress, and increasing each performer’s capacity for expression.

Body Mapping illuminates the accurate anatomical design of movement as it relates to music-making. Workshop topics will include: optimizing attention and the music-making senses, balance for sitting and standing, breathing, and arm and hand movement. Each section of the class includes strategies to integrate into practice and performance.

With the help of Body Mapping, you can learn how to optimize ease, fluidity, confidence and expression in your music making. Plus the workshop will also include some strategies for how to make commuting more comfortable!

Cost is for both evenings. You will want to attend both sessions.

Cost: $75 to $100.
Tickets available at: EventBrite


Lessons and Coaching – On Going
Location: Orinda, CA
Date/Time: Ongoing
Event For: Amy Likar

By Appointment in my Orinda studio or via Skype or FaceTime.


Residential Summer Course in the Alexander Technique
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Date/Time: 07/10 - 07/15/2017
Event For: Amy Likar

Amy Likar is happy to be joining James Brody and Ed Bilanchone for a week long residential course exploring the Alexander Technique. Amy will be teaching Body Mapping as part of her rotating group sessions. For more information visit Alexander Technique Residential Summer Course at CU Boulder


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Eastern United States

Full Course at Longy School of Music of Bard College – Fall 2017
Location: Longy School of Music of Bard College
Date/Time: September 2017 9:30 - 11am
Event For: Vanessa Breault Mulvey

This semester long course for Longy students covers the whole WEM course. Thursdays 9:30 – 11am


New England Conservatory Course, Fall 2017
Location: New England Conservatory of Music
Date/Time: October 2017 4-6pm
Event For: Vanessa Breault Mulvey

The full WEM at NEC for college students. Begins October, 2017.  Course meets Mondays from 4-6pm. 1 credit


Lessons and Coachings – Ongoing
Location: New York, NY
Date/Time: Ongoing
Event For: James Blumer

Contact James at jblumerviolin [at] gmail [dot] com


The New England Choral Institute at the New Hampshire Music Festival
Location: Plymouth, New Hampshire
Date/Time: July 21-27, 2017
Event For: David Nesmith

For more information, visit:

http://www.nhmf.org/choral-institute/


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Southern United States

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Midwestern United States

What Every Music Teacher (or Student) Needs to Know About the Body
Location: MSU Community Music School, 4930 S. Hagadorn Road, East Lansing, Mi 48823
Date/Time: July 22 and 23, 2017, 9 am to 5 pm
Event For: Judy Palac

The 6-module Body Mapping Course will be taught by Judy Palac, DMA, licAE, on July 22 and 23.  The course fee is $75.  It can also be taken for 1 MSU graduate credit for an additional fee.  Please contact Judy Palac, palac [at] msu [dot] edu, for more information.Body Mapping Summer 2017 Flyer rev


What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Date/Time: July 16, 2017 11:00 am to 5:30 pm
Event For: Bridget Jankowski

The full six-hour course will be taught be Bridget Jankowski, past-president of Andover Educators and author of the book “Body Mapping for Music Ministers” (GIA publications, 2016). Bridget brings over twenty years of Body Mapping experience to Indianapolis to teach this course as part of the Indianapolis Arts and Music Festival. Cost is $100 and registration is available here: http://indyamfest.weebly.com/what-every-musician-needs-to-know-about-the-body.html


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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Europe

Videoconferencia: Cómo prevenir dolor, tensión y lesiones en la práctica musical
Location: Online
Date/Time: Agosto 2, 2017 de 5:30-6:30 pm. Hora de Madrid, España.
Event For: Gabriela Sanchez

En esta videoconferencia hablaré de por qué surgen dolores en el cuello, espalda, brazos y manos y examinaremos cómo se previenen lesiones como tendinitis o síndrome de túnel carpiano.

Esta plática es en vivo y está abierta para músicos, docentes y público interesado de habla hispana.

Para más información y registro: http://bodymapstudio.com/es/2017/07/03/videoconferencia

Contáctame si quieres programar una videoconferencia en tu región para tu escuela, estudio o festival.


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Canada

What Every Musician Needs To Know About The Body
Location: Christ Church, 1700 Mazo Cr., Mississauga, ON
Date/Time: September 25, 2017, 10 am-12 pm
Event For: Kimberly Barber

This two hour workshop covers basic Body Mapping principles: Balance, Inclusive Awareness, The Upper Limb, Breathing. The workshop will include both a presentation (90 mins.) followed by the opportunity for select students to receive individual instruction while playing their instrument. Offered through the Etobicoke Chapter of ORMTA.


What Every Musician Needs To Know About the Body
Location: TBD ORMTA Chapter, Oakville, ON
Date/Time: September 17, 2017, 1-4 pm
Event For: Kimberly Barber

This three hour workshop is presented under the auspices of the Oakville Chapter of ORMTA. Participants will receive a 2 hour presentation, complete with practical exercises, followed by an open question and answer session and the opportunity to receive individual instruction from the clinician while playing their instrument.


What Every Musician Needs To Know About The Body
Location: TBD ORMTA Chapter, Brantford
Date/Time: September 8, 2017, 10 am-12 pm
Event For: Kimberly Barber

This 2 hour workshop will cover basic Body Mapping principles and allow select students to try out the concepts while performing. Open to members of the Brantford ORMTA Chapter–others by request.


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Asia and Australia

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Africa

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Other

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