Selected Presentations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
November 2013. Presented a paper at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, Cambridge, MA: “Models for Developing Pre- and In-service Music Teachers Technology Integration” (with William Bauer) [national]
 
October 2013. Presented a showcase poster at the College Music Society Technology Pre-Conference, Cambridge, MA: Report on the “TI:ME Music Technology Leadership Academy” (with David Williams and VJ Manzo) [national]
 
June 2013. Invited presentation at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) San Antonio, TX: “Reaching the Other 80% through Technology” [national]
 
November 2012. Presented a paper at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, San Diego, CA: “Technology in Music Teacher Education: A National Survey” (with William Bauer)  [national]
 
November 2012. Presented a sessionat the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, San Diego, CA: “The TI:ME Technology Leadership Academy” (with David B. Williams and VJ Manzo)  [national]
 
March 2012. Participated in a panel session at the National Association for Music Education Conference, St. Louis, MO: “Composing Our Future”  [national]
 
January 2012. Presented a session at the Technology Institute for Music Educators Conference,  Louisville, KY: “Jazz Technology: Supporting Student Improvisation”  (with Denis DiBlasio) [national]
 
January 2012. Presented a session at the Technology Institute for Music Educators Leadership Academy, Louisville, KY: “Reaching the Other 80%”  (with Denis DiBlasio) [national]
 
October 2011. Presented a paper at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, Richmond, VA: “Making the Connection: An Examination of Secondary and Collegiate Music Technology Programs” (with Scott Phillips) [national]
 
October 2011. Presented a paper at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, Richmond, VA: “The Interactive Music Technology Curriculum Project: Lessons from Camp” (with VJ Manzo)  [national]
 
October 2011. Invited to present a session at the Music Education Technology Online Summit II: “Technology-Based Music Classes: The Research” [national-online]
 
September 2011. Presented a session at the Society for Music Teacher Education Conference, Greensboro, NC: “Creating and Using eBooks in Music Teacher Education” (with William Bauer and David Rickels) [national]
 
May 2011. Presented a poster at the Instrumental Music Teacher Educators Colloquium, Deer Creek, OH: “Rethinking the Beginning: Utilizing Invented Notation in Beginning Band” [national]
 
January 2011. Presented a paper at the Technology Institute for Music Educators Conference, Cincinnati, OH: “The Interactive Music Technology Curriculum Project: Lessons from Camp” (with VJ Manzo)  [national]
 
October 2010. Invited to present a session at the Music Education Technology Online Summit: “Reaching the Other 80%: Establishing Technology-Based Music Classes in Middle and High Schools” (with David Williams) [national-online]
 
September 2010. Presented a paper at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, Minneapolis, MN: “Technology-Based Music Classes in High Schools in the United States” [national]
 
September 2010. Invited to participate in a panel session at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, Minneapolis, MN: “Panel Discussion on 21st Century Music Technology Labs: Where Are We Headed?” (moderated by Jim Frankel, with Marc Jacoby and David Williams) [national]
 
March 2010. Presented a research poster at MENC Conference, Anaheim, CA: “Creation of a Technology-Based Music Class” [national]
 
February 2010 Presented a session at the Technology Institute for Music Educators (TI:ME) Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Reaching the Other 80%” (with David Williams) [national]
 
February 2010. Presented a session at the Technology Institute for Music Educators (TI:ME) Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Reaching the Other 80%: Hands-on Activities” [national]
 
 
October, 2009. Presented a paper at the Association for Technology in Music Instruction Conference, Portland, OR: “The Digital Mirror: Personalized Podcasting in an Instrumental Methods Course” [national]
 
October 2009, Keynote presentation at Washington Township High School, Washington Township, NJ “Tri-M Induction” [local]
 
April, 2009. Presented a session at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Conference, Valley Forge, PA: “Improvising for Everyone” (with Denis DiBlasio) [state]
 
April, 2009. Presented a session at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Conference, Valley Forge, PA: “Jazz Technology” (with Denis DiBlasio) [state]
 
March, 2009. Presented a session at the Music Educators National Conference- Eastern Regional Conference, Providence, RI: “Jazz Technology” (with Denis DiBlasio) [regional]
 
February, 2009. Presented a session at the New Jersey Music Educators Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Jazz Technology” (with Denis DiBlasio) [state]
 
February, 2009. Presented a session at the New Jersey Music Educators Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “A Look in the Mirror: An Examination Technology-Based Music Classes in New Jersey” [state]
 
February, 2009. Presented a session at the New Jersey Music Educators Urban Music Education Initiative Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Music Technology on Budget” [state]
 
December, 2008. Presented a session at the Mid-West Band and Orchestra Clinic, Chicago, IL: "Digital Recording in Rehearsal: Cheap and Simple" [national]
 
November, 2008. Invited to present an in-service at the Gloucester County Music In-Service, Washington Township, NJ: "Assessment in New Jersey Music Classrooms" [local]
 
September 2008, Presented a paper at College Music Society, Atlanta, GA: "Music Through Technology: Music Education for the Future" [national]
 
September 2008, Presented a paper at Association for Technology in Music Instruction, Atlanta, GA: "Tech on the Turnpike: An Examiniation of High School Technology Based Music Classes in New Jersey" [national]
 
February 2007, Presented a session at New Jersey Music Educators Association State Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Digital Recording in Rehearsal: Cheap and Simple” [state]
 
February 2008, Presented a session at New Jersey Music Educators Association State Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Video Conferencing for Music Educators” [state]
 
November 2007, Presented a paper at Association for Technology in Music Instruction, Salt Lake City, UT: "Can You Hear Me Now?:An Examination of Internet-Based Trumpet Lessons" [national]
 
November, 2007. Invited to present an in-service at the Gloucester County Music In-Service, Washington Township, NJ: "Selected Sibelius Topics" [local]
 
October, 2007. Invited to present a session at the New Jersey TI:ME Educators Conference, Franklin Lakes, NJ: "Complete Musicianship: Supporting Independent Musicians through Technology" [state]
 
October, 2007. Presented a session at the Delaware Music EducatorsConference, New Castle, DE: "Improvisation for Everyone" (with Denis
DiBlasio) [state]
 
April 2007, Presented a paper at Bergen Interactive Music Conference, Bergen, Norway:"Two Paths: Reflections on Technology in Music Education" [international]
 
April 2007, Presented a session at Pennsylvania Music Educators Association State Conference, Hershey, PA: “Composing with Computers: Broadening Our Students' Musicianship” [state]
 
February 2007, Presented a session at New Jersey Music Educators Association State Conference, New Brunswick, NJ: “Creating PowerPoint Listening Guides ” [state]
 
November 2006, Presented an in-service at the Gloucester County Music In-Service, Glassboro, NJ: "Assessment in Instrumental Music Education" [local]
 
November 2006, Presented an in-service at the Mt. Laurel School District, Mt. Laurel, NJ: "PowerPoint Listening Guides" [local]
 
September, 2006. Presented a paper at Association for Technology in Music Instruction, San Antonio, TX: “Supporting Comprehensive Musicianship Through Laptop Computer-Based Composing in Rehearsal” [national]
 
November, 2005. Presented a session at New Directions in Music Learning Conference, East Lansing, MI: “Music Through Technology: Incorporating Composition into a Secondary General Music Course” [national]
 
September, 2005. Presented an in-service at the Lindbergh School District, St. Louis, MO: “Differentiation in the Music Classroom” [local]
 
January 2005, Presented a session at Midwest Educational Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO: “Composing with Computers: Transforming Music Education” [regional]
 
January 2004, Presented a session at Missouri Music Educators Association State Conference, Osage Beach, MO: “ Reaching the Other 80%: Technology Based High School Music Classes Roundtable” (with Jason Helfer, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign; Kim Shelley, Clayton High School; Bob Spiegleman, Lindbergh High School) [state]
 
January 2004, Presented a session at Missouri Music Educators Association State Conference, Osage Beach, MO: “Creating PowerPoint Listening Guides (Long Distance)” (with Jason Helfer, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign) [state]
 
January 2004, Presented a session at Missouri Music Educators Association State Conference, Osage Beach, MO: “ Build Your Own March: Using Notation Software to Incorporate Composition in Band” (with Aaron Lehde, Ladue School District) [state]
 
January 2004, Presented a session at Midwest Educational Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO: “Music Technology for the Technology Specialist” [regional]
 
June 2003, Presented a session at National Symposium for Music Instruction Technology, Normal, IL: “Supporting Student Practice via the Web: The Ladue Elementary Band Web Site” (with Aaron Lehde, Ladue School District) [national]
 
January 2003, Presented a paper at Technological Directions in Music Learning, San Antonio, TX: “The Effect of Computer-Based Lessons on Students’ Perception in Rehearsal” [national]
 
January 2003, Presented a session at Midwest Educational Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO: “Creating Listening Guides with PowerPoint” [regional]
 
March 2002, Presented a paper at Technology Institute for Music Educators, Nashville, TN: “Creating Listening Guides with PowerPoint” [national]
 
February 2002, Presented an in-service for the Champaign Public Schools, Champaign, IL “Technology: Systems, Standards, and Software” [local]
 
January 2002, Presented a paper at Technological Directions in Music Learning, San Antonio, TX: “Music Education Students’ Changing Backgrounds and Attitudes Regarding Technology” [national]
 
January 2002, Presented an in-service for the Parkway School District, St. Louis, MO “Technology: Systems, Standards, and Software” [local]
 
January 2001, Participated in a panel discussion at Missouri Music Educators Association, Osage Beach, MO: “Elementary Band Enrollment” [state]
 
March 1998, Presented session at St. Louis Suburban Music Educators Association General Meeting, St. Louis, MO: “Elementary Music Technology” [local]





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