Location: Harrt School of Music, West Hartford, CT
Date/Time: 07/24/2017 - 07/28/2017

Spend a week learning how your body works to improve your stamina as a teacher and a performer. Learn how to put less wear and tear on your body as you go through your busy day. Learn strategies for training attention, improving technique, and enhancing expression. Based on Barbara Conable’s course What Every Musician Needs to Know About the Body, this expanded course will enlarge your understanding of movement in performance and practice. It will also include teaching strategies that you can apply to your everyday work. Course texts: “What Every Musician Needs to Know about the Body” by Barbara Conable with illustrations by Benjamin Conable, GIA Publications, Inc., and “Sensory Tune-ups: a guided journal of sensory experiences for performers of all ages” by Kay S. Hooper, AllSense Press.

For information on registration and housing, visit harttweb.hartford.edu/SummerTerm/home.aspx

Contact person at Hartt is Dr. Warren Haston.