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2015 Summer Music Education Certification Courses and Workshops supplied by West Music

Looking for a training program to enhance your teaching skills for the future? Here are some suggestions for you! West Music is the leader in providing materials and instruments for many Orff Schulwerk, Kodály and World Music Drumming certification courses across the USA. West Music will provide the necessary Orff instruments, drums and unpitched percussion instruments that will be used in most of these classes, as well as a bookstore with a wide variety of books and materials. The instruments will be available for sale at discounted prices, which also saves you on shipping charges when you take your purchases home with you!

For information regarding reserving instruments or for orders to be picked up at these programs, please contact our workshop coordinator via email at workshops@westmusic.com or call 800-397-9378, ext 1306. To allow for shipping time, please contact us 3 weeks prior to any course to reserve instruments. We hope to see you there!

For registration information, please contact the host institution or the contact person listed below.

2015 Summer Music Education Certification Courses and Workshops

Location (click to sort) Dates               Courses Offered Contact Information
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
201507067/6 - 7/17Orff Level IIILisa Runner - Institution Contact & Course Director
(828) 262-8051
runnerla@appstate.edu
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
201507277/27 - 8/7Orff Level ILisa Runner - Institution Contact & Course Director
(828) 262-8051
runnerla@appstate.edu
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
201506016/1-6/12Kodaly Levels I, II & IIISandra Stauffer - Institution Contact and Course Director
(602) 690-6226
sandra.stauffer@asu.edu

Jesse Rathgeber - Institution Contact
(630) 267-3536
jrathgeber@asu.edu
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Levels I & IISandra Stauffer - Institution Contact
(602) 690-6226
sandra.stauffer@asu.edu

Carla Cose-Giallella - Orff Course Director
(602) 595-8631
carla.cosegiallella@cox.net

Jesse Rathgeber - Institution Contact
(630) 267-3536
jrathgeber@asu.edu
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
201506156/15 - 6/19Orff MasterclassSandra Stauffer - Institution Contact
(602) 690-6226
sandra.stauffer@asu.edu

Carla Cose-Giallella - Orff Course Director
(602) 595-8631
carla.cosegiallella@cox.net
Baker University
Baldwin City, KS
201507067/6 -7/17Orff Levels I & IIIGreg Gooden - Course Director
(785) 825-5697
orffan@sbcglobal.net

Trilla Lyerla - Institution Contact
(785) 594-4500
tlyerla@bakeru.edu
Baldwin Middle School
Baldwin, NY
201507207/20 -7/24World Music Drumming Level 1
World Music Drumming Level 2
World Music Drumming Level 3
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Belmont University
Nashville, TN
201506086/8 - 6/19Orff Level ISusan Ramsay - Program Coordinator
(615) 591-5708
susanramsay@bellsouth.net

Madeline Bridges - Institution Contact
(615) 460-8106
madeline.bridges@belmont.edu
Boise State University
Boise, ID
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Level IGregory Springer - Course Director and Institution Contact
(208) 426-1813
gregoryspringer@boisestate.edu
Bridgewater State College
Bridgewater, MA
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Level ISarah McQuarrie
(508) 531-6159
smcquarrie@bridgew.edu
Coronado Village Elementary School
Universal City, TX
201506086/8 - 6/12World Music Drumming Level 1
Drumming Up the Fun!
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
201506226/22 -7/3Kodaly Levels I, II & IIIJacqueline Kelly-McHale - Institution Contact
773-325-4394
jkellymc@depaul.edu
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Levels I, II & IIIJacqueline Kelly-McHale - Institution Contact
773-325-4394
jkellymc@depaul.edu

Lisa Sullivan - Orff Course Director
sullivanorff2389@gmail.com
Drake University
Des Moines, IA
201507067/6 - 7/17Kodaly Levels I, II & IIITom Sletto - Course Coordinator and Institution Contact
(515) 681-8516
thomas.sletto@drake.edu
Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Levels I & IIDonna Brink Fox - Course Director and Institution Contact
(585) 274-1020
dbfox@esm.rochester.edu
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
201507067/6 - 7/10Supplemental Music CoursesJoyce Stephansky - Institution Contact
(703) 993-8998
joyceannr@aol.com
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
201507137/13 - 7/24Orff Levels I, II & IIIJoyce Stephansky - Institution Contact
(703) 993-8998
joyceannr@aol.com

Donna Fleetwood - Orff Course Director
donnafleet@gmail.com
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
201507137/13 - 7/24Kodaly Levels I, II & IIIRobbin Marcus - Kodaly Course Director
770-482-8717
robbinlmarcus@gmail.com

Joyce Stephansky - Institution Contact
703-619-0805
joyceannr@aol.com
Georgia State University Dept. of Music
Atlanta, GA
201507207/20 - 7/24World Music Drumming Level 1Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Forest Lawn Liberty Hall
Los Angeles, CA
201507137/13 - 7/17World Music Drumming Level 1Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Hagen Jr. High School
Dickenson, ND
201506156/15 - 6/19World Music Drumming Level 1Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
201507067/6 - 7/12Orff Level I & IICraig Knapp - Program Coordinator
(516) 463-5490
mrknapp1@aol.com

Dr. Nathalie Robinson - Institution Contact
(516) 463-5490
Nathalie.G.Robinson@hofstra.edu
Illinois State University
Normal, IL
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Levels I & IIKimberly McCord - Institution Contact & Course Director
(309) 438-3365
kamccor@ilstu.edu
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN
201506156/15 - 6/26Kodaly Levels I, II & IIIBrent Gault - Institution Contact & Course Director
(812) 855-7993
bgault@indiana.edu
Iowa Memorial Union
Iowa City, IA
201507137/13 - 7/17World Music Drumming Level 1
Drumming Up the Fun!
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
201507127/12 - 7/25Kodaly Levels I, II & IIIGary Ritcher - Institution Contact & Course Director
(540) 568-6753
ritchergk@jmu.edu
Michigan Orff Collage - Detroit Orff Chapter
Madonna University
Ann Arbor, MI
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Level II
Introduction to Orff
Miriam Moore - Institutution Contact
(248) 645-3506
mmoore@cranbrook.edu

Judith Thompson-Barthwell - Course Director
barthwellj@sbcglobal.net
Marshall Elementary School
Flagstaff, AZ
201507067/6 - 7/10World Music Drumming Level 1Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Middletown Middle School
Middletown, PA
201507067/6 - 7/10World Music Drumming Level 1Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
MLK Jr Early College
Denver, CO
201507067/6 - 7/10World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Midwestern State University
Wichita Falls, TX
201506226/22 - 7/3Kodaly Levels I, II & IIISusan Harvey - Course Director & Institution Contact
940-397-4502
susan.harvey@mwsu.edu
Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS
201507067/6 - 7/17Orff Level IGail Kopetz - Course Director
(614) 361-1420
cgkopetz@gmail.com

Barry Kopetz - Institution Contact
(662)325-7750
bkopetz@colled.msstate.edu
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO
201506086/8 - 6/19Orff Levels I & IIAndrew Homburg
417-836-6483
andrewhomburg@missouristate.edu
Oklahoma State University Dept. of Music
Stillwater, OK
201506086/8 - 6/12World Music Drumming Level 1
Kids, Choir & Drums
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Olympia Resort
Ocomomowoc, WI
201506216/21 - 6/25World Music Drumming Level 1
World Music Drumming Level 2
World Music Drumming Level 3
Drumming Up the Fun!
Walt Hampton Hot Marimba
Kids, Choir and Drums
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR
201507137/13 - 7/24Orff Level IJulie Beauregard - Institution Contact & Course Director
(541) 737-2406
julie.beuregard@oregonstate.edu
Owen Elementary School – Green Country Orff Chapter
Tulsa, OK
201507017/1 - 7/2Orff Alive 10 - professional development
(Not Orff curriculum or levels course)
Sarah Berry
918-381-1428
berrysa@tulsaschools.org

Rhonda Wyble
918-691-9141
wyblerh@tulsaschools.org
Patapsco Middle School
Elliott City, MD
201507277/27 - 7/31World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Post Falls High School
Post Falls, ID
201507277/27 - 7/31World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD Curriculum Update
Walt Hampton Hot Marimba
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Portland State University
Portland, OR
201507207/20 - 7/31Kodaly Levels I-IVDebbie Glaze - Institution Contact & Course Coordinator
(503) 725-3155
glazed@pdx.edu
Rocky River Elementary School
Monroe, NC
201507137/13 - 7/17World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
201506226/22 - 7/3Orff Levels I & IIMoya Nordlund - Institution Contact & Course Director
205) 726-2851
mlnordlu@samford.edu
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201506126/12 - 6/13Orff Schulwerk 20th Anniversary SymposiumJulie Scott - Institution Contact
(214) 768-3717
scottj@smu.edu
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Levels I, II, IIIJulie Scott - Institution Contact & Course Director
(214) 768-3717
scottj@smu.edu
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201506086/8 - 6/10 Conversational SolfegeJulie Scott - Institution Contact & Course Director
(214) 768-3717
scottj@smu.edu
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201506256/25 - 6/29Orff MasterclassJulie Scott - Institution Contact & Course Director
(214) 768-3717
scottj@smu.edu
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201507067/6 - 7/22Kodaly Levels I, II & III
Choral Track Levels I & II
Institution Contact
(214) 768-3717
scottj@smu.edu

Kathy Kuddes - Kodaly Course Director
(469) 752-3080
kathy.kuddes@pisd.edu
Southwestern Music Exhibition
TCDA/TBA/TODA
San Antonio, TX
201507237/23 - 7/26Southwestern Music Exhibition for Texas music educatorsFor information and registration:
Information
Registration
Stewart Elementary School
Columbus, OH
201506086/8 - 6/10World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
Trinity University
San Antonio, TX
201506086/8 - 6/19Orff Levels I, II & IIIDiane Persellin - Institution Contact & Course Director
210-999-7265
dpersell@trinity.edu

Brian Halverson - Course Coordinator
(210) 365-0376
bhalverson46@gmail.com
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR
201506156/15 - 6/26Kodaly Level IChristine Gossett - Course Coordinator
(270)792-4833
cgossett@uca.edu
University of Central Arkansas
Conway,AR
201506296/29 - 7/10Orff Level IIChristine Gossett - Course Coordinator
(270)792-4833
cgossett@uca.edu
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR
201507277/27 - 7/31World Music Drumming Level 1Will Schmid
414-332-2277
414-332-2766 (secure fax)
musicworkshops@me.com
University of Central Florida (formerly held at Stetson Univ)
Orlando, FL
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Level ILisa Hewitt - Course Director
(407) 656-6228, x4253
lyriclisa@gmail.com

Kelly Miller - Institution Contact
(407) 823-4545
Kelly.miller@ucf.edu
University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music
Cincinnati, OH
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Level IAmy Beegle
amy.beegle@uc.edu

Sara Dukic
513-556-5662
sara.dukic@uc.edu
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Levels I & IICecilia Wang - Course Coordinator
(859) 257-8203
cecilia.wang@uky.edu

Nicola Mason - Institution Contact
nicola.mason@uky.edu
University of Montana
Missoula, MT
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Level ISaxon Inabnit - Course Coordinator
(406) 240-9412
sekasper@yahoo.com

Lori Gray - Institution Contact
(406) 243-2441
lori.gray@montana.edu
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, NE
201507137/13 - 7/24Orff Levels I & IIRobert Woody - Course Director & Institution Contact
(402) 472-6231
rwoody2@unl.edu
University of Nevada - Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
201507137/13 - 7/24Orff Levels I & IIJune Eschelman - Course Coordinator
(702) 278-7222
orffjune@aol.com

Sue Mueller - Institution Contact
(702) 895-5776
susan.mueller@unlv.edu
University of Nevada - Reno
Reno, NV
201506226/22 - 7/2Orff Level IKate Pollard
775-682-9019
catherinep@unr.edu
University of Northern Colorado-Greeley
Greeley, CO
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Levels I & IIJanice Dickensheets - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
(970) 351-2017
janice.dickensheets@unco.edu

Matt McCoy - Course Director
javamatt@mac.com
University of Oklahoma-Norman
Norman, OK
201506156/15 - 6/26Kodaly Levels II & IIICasey Gerber - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
663-801-9530
casey.gerber@ou.edu
University of Oklahoma-Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
201507067/6 - 7/17Kodaly Level ICasey Gerber - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
663-801-9530
casey.gerber@ou.edu
University of Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Level ISusan Goldman-Moore - Institution Contact & Course Director
918-631-2768
susan-goldman-moore@utulsa.edu
University of St. Thomas
St Paul, MN
201507067/6 - 7/17Kodaly Levels I, II & IIIBev Johnson - Institution Contact
(651) 962-5870
bhjohnson@stthomas.edu
gradmusic@stthomas.edu

Leigh Ann Garner - Kodaly Course Director
lamock@stthomas.edu
University of St. Thomas
St Paul, MN
201507277/27 - 8/7Orff Levels I, II & IIIBev Johnson - Institution Contact
(651) 962-5870
bhjohnson@stthomas.edu
gradmusic@stthomas.eduBeth

Beth Melin Nelson - Orff Course Director
bmnelson1@stthomas.edu
bnelson@spa.edu
Utah State University
Logan, UT
201506156/15 - 6/26Orff Level ILeslie Timmons - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
(435) 770-6548
leslie.timmons@usu.edu
VanderCook College of Music
De La Salle High School

Chicago, IL
201507067/6 - 7/17Orff Levels I, II, IIIRick Palese - Institution Contact
(312) 788-1133
rpalese@vandercook.edu

Jean Hersey - Course Director
jeanh524@gmail.com
VCU - The Collegiate School
Richmond, VA
201507207/20 - 7/31Orff Level IDave Greennagel - Institution Contact
804-828-8523
djgreennagel@vcu.edu

Mike Boyd - Course Director
804-201-3163
mboyd@collegiate-va.org



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