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2016 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.

2016 Summer Music Education Certification Courses and Workshops

Location (click to sort) Dates               Courses Offered Contact Information
Delaware Ridge Elementary
Bernards Township School District
Kansas City, KS
201606066/6 - 6/10 World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD: Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Forrest E. Watson Education Center
Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD
Euless, TX
201606066/6 - 6/10 World Music Drumming Level 1 Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
201606066/6 - 6/17 Kodály Levels I, II & III Sandra Stauffer - Institution Contact & Course Director
480-965-4375
sandra.stauffer@asu.edu
Belmont University
Nashville, TN
201606066/6 - 6/17 Orff Levels I & II Susan Ramsay - Program Coordinator
615 591-5708
susanramsay@bellsouth.net
Ouachita Baptist University
Arkadelphia, AR
201606066/6 - 6/17 Kodály Level I Becky Morrison - Institution Contact & Course Director
870-245-5143
morrison@obu.edu
Trinity University
San Antonio, TX
201606066/6 - 6/17 Orff Levels I, II & III
Diane Persellin - Institution Contact & Course Director
210-999-7265
dpersell@trinity.edu

Brian Halverson - Course Coordinator
210-365-0378
bhalverson46@gmail.com
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
201606066/6 - 6/17 Orff Levels I & II
Robin Giebelhausen - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
505-277-2282
rgiebes@unm.edu
Bethel College
Mishawaka, IN
201606126/12 - 6/15 Conn Selmer Institute - Mariachi
http://www.conn-selmer.com/en-us/education/conn-selmer-institute/
Fire Mesa Campus (Doral Academy)
Clark County Schools & Charter Schools
Las Vegas, NV
201606136/13 - 6/17 World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD: Curriculum Updates
Drumming Up the Fun!
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Tiffin Elementary
Clear Creek Amana School District
Tiffin, IA
201606136/13 - 6/17 World Music Drumming Level 1
World Music Drumming Level 2
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
201606136/13 - 6-17 World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD: Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
University of Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
201606136/13 - 6/24 Orff Level I Susan Goldman-Moore - Institution Contact & Course Director
918-631-2768
susan-goldman-moore@utulsa.edu
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN
201606206/20 - 7/1 Kodály Levels I, II & III Brent Gault - Institution Contact & Course Director
812-855-7993
bgault@indiana.edu
Las Vegas Mariachi Workshop
Las Vegas, NV
201606206/20 - 6/25 Mariachi http://www.musicedconsultants.net/2016-mariachi-workshops.html
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Levels I, II & III
Orff Masterclass (June 15-19)
Sandra Stauffer - Institution Contact
480 965-4375
sandra.stauffer@asu.edu
Bridgestone Intermediate School
Westin Heights School District
Oklahoma City, OK
201606206/20 - 6/24 World Music Drumming Level 1
World Music Drumming Level 2
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
201606206/20 - 7/1 Kodály Levels I, II, III
Jacki Kelly-McHale - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
773-325-4394
jkellymc@depaul.edu
Michigan Orff Collage - Detroit Orff Chapter
Madonna University
Ann Arbor, MI
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Level III Miriam Moore - Institutution Contact
mmoore@cranbrook.edu

Judith Thompson-Barthwell - Course Director
barthwellj@sbcglobal.net
McCullough-Unis K-8 School
Dearborn Public School District
Dearborn, MI
201606206/20 - 6/24 World Music Drumming Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Midwestern Sate University
Wichita Falls, TX
201606206/20 - 7/1 Kodály Levels I, II & III
Susan Harvey - Course Director & Institution Contact
940-397-4502
susan.harvey@mwsu.edu
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Level II Suzanne Burgess - Institution Contact & Course Director
(205) 725-2651
sburges1@samford.edu
Sea Isle Elementary
Shelby County Schools
Memphis, TN
201606206/20 - 6/24 World Music Drumming Level 1
Kids, Choir & Drums
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201606206/20- 7/1 Orff Levels I, II, III
First Steps, FAME certification (June 8-10)
Percussion Ensemble, J Soloman (June 13-15)
Orff Schulwerk Master Class (June 20-24)
Julie Scott - Institution Contact & Orff Course Director
(214) 768-3717
scottj@smu.edu
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Level I Jennifer Sullivan - Course Director
321-624-5433
slljenn@aol.com

Dr. Kelly Miller - Institution Contact
407-927-7108
kelly.miller@ucf.edu
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Levels I, II & III Nicola Mason - Course Coordinator
606-776-2157
nicola.mason@uky.edu

Martina Vasil - Institution Contact
412-716-5595
martina.vasil@uky.edu
University of Nevada - Reno
Reno, NV
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Levels I & II Kate Pollard - Course Coordinator& Institution Contact
775-682-9019
catherinep@unr.edu
University of Oklahoma-Norman
Norman, OK
201606206/20 - 7/1 Kodály Level I
Casey Gerber - Institution Contact & Course Director
662-801-9530
casey.gerber@ou.edu
Utah State University
Logan, UT
201606206/20 - 7/1 Orff Level I Leslie Timmons - Institution Contact & Course Coordinator
435 770-6548
leslie.timmons@usu.edu
Metro State University of Denver
Denver, CO
201607057/5 - 7/15 Orff Levels I & II Matt McCoy - Course Director
405-618-8838
javamatt@mac.com

Carla Aguilar - Institution Contact
317-345-4103
caguil13@smudenver.edu
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
201607057/5 - 7/21 Kodály Levels I, II & III
Choral Track Levels I, II & III
Julie Scott - Institution Contact & Course Director
214-768-3717
scottj@smu.edu
Texas A & M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, TX
201607057/5 - 7/15 Orff Level I Catherine Ming Tu - Institution Contact
216-258-9691
kumt2018@tamuk.edu
Olympia Resort
Oconomowoc, WI
201606266/26 - 7/1 World Music drumming Level I
World Music Drumming Level II
World Music Drumming Level III
Drumming Up the Fun!
Walt Hampton Hot Marimba
Kids, Choir and Drums
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Orff Alive
Owen Elementary School
Tulsa, OK
201607067/6 - 7/7 Orff Alive 2016 Workshop - professional development (Not Orff curriculum or levels course) Sarah Berry - Course Coordinator
918-381-1428
berrysa@tulsaschools.org

Rhonda Wyble - Course Coordinator
918-691-9141
wyblerh@tulsaschools.org
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
201607117/11- 7/22 Orff Level II Lisa Runner - Institution Contact & Course Director
828 262-8051
runnerla@appstate.edu
Baker University
Baldwin City, KS
201607117/11 - 7/22 Orff Level II Greg Gooden - Course Director
785 825-5697
orffan@sbcglobal.net

Trilla Lyerla - Institution Contact
785-584-4500
trilla.lyerla@bakeru.edu
Bridgewater State College
Bridgewater, MA
201607117/11 - 7/22 Orff Level I Sarah McQuarrie - Institution Contact
508-531-6159
smcquarrie@bridgew.edu
Drake University
Des Moines, IA
201607117/11- 7/22 Kodály Levels I, & II Aimee Beckman Collier - Institution Contact
515 271-2841
aimee.beckman-collier@drake.edu

Tim Purdum - Course Coordinator
515-271-2841
tim@cedarrivermusic.com
Frances Hazel Reid Elementary
Loudoun County School District
Leesburg, VA
201607117/11 - 7/15 World Music Drumming Level 1
World Music Drumming Level 2
World Music Drumming Level 3
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshop@me.com
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
201607117/11 - 7/15 Supplemental Music Courses Joyce Stephansky - Institution Contact
703-993-8998
joyceannr@aol.com
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
201607117/11 - 7/22 Orff Level I & II Craig Knapp - Program Coordinator
516-982-1960
mrknapp1@aol.com

Dr. Nathalie Robinson - Institution Contact
516-463-5490
Nathalie.G.Robinson@hofstra.edu
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
201607117/10 - 7/23 Kodály Levels I & II Gary Ritcher - Institution Contact & Course Director
(540) 568-6753
ritchergk@jmu.edu
North Dakota State University
Fargo, ND
201607117/11-7/22 Orff Levels I & II Charlette Moe - Institution Contact & Course Director
701-231-6165
charlette.moe@ndsu.edu
Ridge High School
Bernards Township School District
Basking Ridge, NJ
201607117/11 - 7/15 World Music Drumming Level 1 Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, NE
201607117/11 - 7/22 Orff Levels I & II Robert Woody - Course Director & Institution Contact
402 472-6231
rwoody2@unl.edu
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
201607117/11 - 7/22 Orff Levels I & II June Eschelman - Course Coordinator
702-278-7222
orffjune@aol.com

Sue Mueller - Institution Contact
702-895-5776
susan.mueller@unlv.edu
University of Oklahoma-Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
201607117/11 - 7/22 Kodály Level II Casey Gerber - Institution Contact & Course Director
662-801-9530
casey.gerber@ou.edu
Univeristy of St. Thomas
St Paul, MN
201607117/11 - 7/22 Kodály Levels I, II & III Bev Johnson - Institution Contact
651-962-5870
bhjohnson@stthomas.edu
gradmusic@stthomas.edu

Leigh Ann Garner - Kodály Course Director
lamock@stthomas.edu
Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY
201607187/18 - 7/29 Orff Levels I & III Donna Brink Fox - Course Coordinator & Institution Contact
(585) 274-1020
dbfox@esm.rochester.edu
Framingham High School
Framingham School District
Framingham, MA
201607187/18 - 7/22 World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD: Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
201607187/18 - 7/29 Orff Levels I, II & III Donna Fleetwood - Orff Course Director
434-808-2134
donnafleet@gmail.com

Joyce Stephansky - Institution Contact
703-993-8998
joyceannr@aol.com
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
201607187/18 - 7/29 Kodály Levels I, II & III Robbin Marcus - Kodály Course Director
770-482-8717
robbinlmarcus@gmail.com

Joyce Stephansky - Institution Contact
703-619-0805
joyceannr@aol.com
Independence Middle School
Frances Howell School District
St Charles, MO
201607187/18 - 7/22 World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD: Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Middletown Middle School
Middletown School District
Middletown, PA
201607187/18 - 7/22 World Music Drumming Level 1
WMD: Curriculum Update
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Boise State University
Boise, ID
201607257/25 - 8/5 Orff Level I & II Lori Conlon-Kahn - Institution Contact & Course Director
208-426-1813
loriconlon@boisestate.edu
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
201607257/25 - 8/5 Orff Levels I, II & III Jacqueline Kelly-McHale - Institution Contact
773-325-4394
jkellymc@depaul.edu

Lisa Sullivan - Orff Course Director
sullivanorff2389@gmail.com
Portland State University
Portland, OR
201607257/25 - 8/5 Kodály Levels I-IV Debbie Glaze - Institution Contact & Course Coordinator
503-725-3155
glazed@pdx.edu
University of Montana
Missoula, MT
201607257/25 - 8/5 Orff Level II Kristin Zschaechner - Course Director
406-531-3959
kristingeorge@gmail.com

Lori Gray - Institution Contact
406-243-2441
lori.gray@montana.edu
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, MN
201607257/25 - 8/5 Orff Levels I, II & III Bev Johnson - Institution Contact
651-962-5870
bhjohnson@stthomas.edu
gradmusic@stthomas.edu

Beth Melin Nelson - Orff Course Director
bmnelson1@stthomas.edu
bnelson@spa.edu
VanderCook College of Music
Chicago, IL
201607257/25 - 8/5 Orff Levels I, II & III
Orff Curriculum & Design (July 18 - 22)
Master Class (July 18 - 22)
Patrick Benson - Institution Contact
(312) 788-1139
pbenson@vandercook.edu

Jean Hersey - Course Director
847-571-3054
jeanh524@gmail.com
VCU - The Collegiate School
Richmond, VA
201607257/25 - 8/5 Orff Levels I & II Mike Boyd - Course Coordinator
804-201-3163
mboyd@collegiate-va.org

Dave Greenagel - Institution Contact
804-513-3577
djgreennagel@vcu.edu
Wade King Elementary
Bellingham & Ferndale School Districts
Bellingham, WA
201607257/25 - 7/29 World Music Drumming Level 1
World Music Drumming Level 2
Walt Hampton: Hot Marimba
Will Schmid
414-332-2277
musicworkshops@me.com
Mariachi Nationals and Summer Institute
Orange Co., CA
201608108/10 - 8/13 Mariachi http://mariachinationals.com/



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