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

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.


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Eastern United States

Kinhaven Music School Workshop
Location: Kinhaven Music School, Weston Vermont
Date/Time: June 27, 2018 3:00-5:00pm
Event For: Jane Murray

On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Jane will present a 2 hour workshop for the students of Kinhaven Music School in Weston, Vermont


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

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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 www.allsensepress.com to schedule an event or lesson. You can find out more about me at www.allsensepress.com and on Facebook at Kay S. Hooper Alexander Technique and Performance Coaching.


Body Mapping for Music Educators
Location: Hartt School of Music
Date/Time: 07/02/18
Event For: Kay Hooper

Music educators, do you suffer from back pain, vocal fatigue, or physical stress? Do you know that as many as 60 percent of your students may be in pain as well? Body mapping is a practical method for self-care and performance enhancement that anyone can apply. This interactive workshop will teach you how to correct confusions about your body?s structure, leading to improved performance and teaching techniques. The workshop will include a wealth of applications for teaching and daily life including how your body moves during teaching, performance, and everyday activities. You will also learn to observe your students? technical limitations from a movement perspective. Please bring an instrument and a towel or mat for floor work. Course texts: What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body, by Barbara Conable; and Sensory Tune-ups: A Guided Journal of Sensory Experiences for Performers of All Ages, by Kay S. Hooper. LIMITED TO 12 PARTICIPANTS. There will be NO CLASS on JULY 4.

 

PROFESSOR(S)

 

SESSION DATES & TIMES

Workshop Session I , July 2, 2018 – July 6, 2018

  • Monday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

LOCATION

  • Fuller – Rm. #201

 

PREREQUISITE COURSES (CRN #)

  • None

FEE

$735.00

 

For registration info, visit www.hartford.edu/hartt/summerterm/

 

For more information on Kay S. Hooper, go to www.allsensepress.com

Or see her on Facebook at Kay S. Hooper Alexander Technique and Performance Coaching.

 

Kay, M.M., is a pianist, an ATI Certified Alexander Technique Teacher, Licensed Andover Educator Body Mapping Facilitator, and author of Sensory Tune-ups: a guided journal of sensory experiences for performers of all ages. She has also completed the Foundations level of P-DTR training.

 

 


1-Day Body Mapping Workshop at NEC
Location: New England Conservatory of Music
Date/Time: Sunday, August 27th 9:30 - 5:30pm
Event For: Vanessa Breault Mulvey

This day-long Body Mapping workshop is an opportunity for performers and teachers to immerse themselves in the fundamentals of Body Mapping at the beautiful New England Conservatory of Music.  Workshop topics include: optimizing attention and the music-making senses, balance for sitting and standing, breathing, legs and arm & hand movement. Each topic includes hands-on playing opportunities, along with memorable strategies to integrate into practice and performance. This workshop is perfect for college musicians, adult amateurs, professionals as well as advanced high school students.  


1-Day Workshop at NEC
Location: New England Conservatory of Music
Date/Time: Sunday, June 10th 9:30a - 5:30p
Event For: Vanessa Breault Mulvey

This day-long Body Mapping workshop is an opportunity for performers and teachers to immerse themselves in the fundamentals of Body Mapping.  Workshop topics include: optimizing attention and the music-making senses, balance for sitting and standing, breathing, legs and arm & hand movement. Each topic includes hands-on playing opportunities, along with memorable strategies to integrate into practice and performance. This workshop is perfect for college and adult musicians (amateur through professional) as well as advanced high school students.  Details & Register

 


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

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


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Southern United States

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Midwestern United States

What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Date/Time: July 15, 2018 11:00 am to 5:30 pm
Event For: Bridget Jankowski

The full six-hour course will be taught by 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

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Canada

What Every Musician Needs To Know About The Body
Location: The Guidonian Therapy Clinic - 38 Dupont St. E. Waterloo, ON
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 - 9:30am - 4:30pm
Event For: Karin Schasny

This full day workshop is dedicated to learning healthy, sustainable & beautiful movement through discovering & correcting one’s body map.  We focus on anatomy & awareness practices to help integrate new movement patterns with our instrument and our daily life.  Material is covered experientially, and built upon throughout the day, to foster whole body movement and awareness.  Attention is drawn continually to practice methods for home, school & work.


What Every Musician Needs To Know About The Body
Location: The Guidonian Therapy Clinic - 38 Dupont St. E. Waterloo, ON
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 - 9:30am - 4:30pm
Event For: Karin Schasny

This full day workshop is dedicated to learning healthy, sustainable & beautiful movement through discovering & correcting one’s body map.  We focus on anatomy & awareness practices to help integrate new movement patterns with our instrument and our daily life.  Material is covered experientially, and built upon throughout the day, to foster whole body movement and awareness.  Attention is drawn continually to practice methods for home, school & work.


What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body, July 16,17, 2018 at Mount Royal University Conservatory,Calgary AB
Location: Mount Royal University Conservatory, Calgary, Alberta
Date/Time: July 16, 17 9 am-4 pm
Event For: Michele Wheatley-Brown

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Asia and Australia

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Africa

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Other

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