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Upcoming Events

A List of All Upcoming DOE Events

The Conn-Selmer Division of Education offers a number of events to support the professional development of directors, students, and parents. These workshops and presentations are taught by some of the finest music educators anywhere. Below are the upcoming events that may be of interest to you:

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Conn Selmer Institute, June 11-14 2023, In-Person or Online

Join us this June for Conn Selmer Institute! Held on the beautiful campus of Bethel University in Mishawaka, IN, this three and a half day professional development conference is designed for college students, directors, and music program leaders. Our world-class faculty leads a curriculum with specialized tracks focusing on college students, new music educators, middle school directors, high school directors including marching arts, and music administrators.

Music Administration Collaborative

Music Administration Collaborative First Wednesdays - Lunch with Leaders and Legends featuring Special Guest, Mike Stone - December 7, 2022 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

The Music Administration Collaborative supports music education across America and around the globe. It is the primary source of professional development, communication, and networking for today's music administrators and program leaders. Join Rick Ghinelli and special guests each month for Lunch with Leaders and Legends!

Two ways to watch! Join the Facebook Live Event in the Music Administration Collaborative Facebook Group:
Music Administration Collaborative Facebook Group
OR Link to the session in our Music Adminstration Collaborative Thinkific Community:
Music Administration Collaborative Thinkific Group

Concert Artistry

Concert Artistry - Concert Artistry Community Chat featuring Special Guest, Alfred Watkins - December 7, 2022 07:00PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

The December edition of Conn Selmer Concert Artistry will feature one of the giants of the wind band world. Alfred Watkins’ Lassiter High School Band was arguably one of the most highly regarded high school bands in the country. How did he elevate his band into national prominence? One element in his many successes is CHAMBER MUSIC. Join PC as she interviews a master music educator.

Two ways to watch! Join the Facebook Live Event in the Concert Artistry Facebook Group:
Concert Artistry Facebook Group
OR Link to the session in our Concert Artistry Thinkific Community:
Concert Artistry Thinkific Group

Student Leadership

Student Leadership Monthly - Our leadership clinicians will present a content-rich, nuts-and-bolts student leadership session designed to coincide with the events that typically happen throughout the school year.


The Student Leadership Community webinar in on a brief hiatus for July, but we encourage you to explore past sessions - all available to watch on demand in our Conn Selmer Community archive.

Marching Arts Educators

Marching Arts Monthly - "A Season in Review: How to Learn from the Season to Plan for the Future", December 14, 2022 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Richard and Randy talk about reviewing the marching season. What worked, what did not? What can we do to make the entire experience better next year, and in what areas do we need to reach out for help and mentors to help us grow as teachers?

Two ways to watch! Join the Facebook Live Event in the Marching Arts Educators Facebook Group:
Marching Arts Educators Facebook Group
OR Link to the session in our Marching Arts Educators Thinkific Community:
Marching Arts Educators Thinkific Group

Parent Booster

Parent Boosters Community Monthly Meeting - Organizational Architecture of a Band Program: Quick Tips, Apps, and Resources for Boosters" - December 21, 2022 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Cecilia Clark, Director of Bands at Allatoona High School in Acworth, Georgia will be our guest sharing tips for booster leadership and program management including how their team uses the BAND app and other strategies for organizational success.

Two ways to watch! Join the Facebook Live Event in the Parent Boosters Community Facebook Group:
Parent Boosters Community Facebook Group
OR Link to the session in our Parent Boosters Community Thinkific Community:
Parent Boosters Community Thinkific Group

HBCU Collective

HBCU Collective - Music Moments with the HBCU Collective: "Recruitment and Retention Through Marketing and Branding" - December 28, 2022 08:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Ludwig Musser artist and influencer Curtis Akeem McCullough joins us to discuss innovate ways to recruit and retain students. Tune in to hear how effective social media engagement promotes program growth and ongoing participation. This is the perfect webinar for music programs on all levels!

Two ways to watch! Join the Facebook Live Event in the Conn Selmer HBCU Collective Facebook Group:
Conn Selmer HBCU Collective Facebook Group
OR Link to the session in our HBCU Collective Thinkific Community:
HBCU Collective Thinkific Group