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Educator / Music Production

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Featured Event

Conversations

Masterclass

Break

Breakfast

Registration Check-In

8:30 - 9:30am

& continental breakfast

WELCOME

Special Message from Arcadia Symposium Founder, Tony Nuñez

AMAS KEYNOTE

"Building Your Tribe"

- Caleb Rothe: Winter Guard International Education Coordinator

11:15am - 12:30pm

AMAS Conversation

(Director/Future Ed)

The Problem with Band:

Where are programs and teachers missing the target?

- Dr. Larry Stoffel, Jeanne Christensen, Maurice Limon

AMAS Conversation

(Music Prod/Comp)

The Problem with Music Production:

Are We Still Making Music?

- Kevin Shah, David Nahmani, Matt Jordan, Fred Emory Smith, Stephen Ridley

12:30 - 12:30pm

Lunch

1:30 - 2:30pm

Masterclass

(Director/Future Ed)

Building From the Bottom Up

- Dan Berard: Yamaha Master Educator

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Composing Music for the Arena:

How Sound Design Has Reshaped the Competitive Landscape

- Kevin Shah Arranger and Composer at Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps, Broken City, Arcadia HS

2:45 - 4:00pm

AMAS Conversation

(Director/Future Ed)

The First Half of Rehearsal:

Exercise, Warm Ups, and Foundations for Success

- James Rocillo, Dr. Dustin Barr, Don Haynes, Dr. Abel Ramirez, Dr. Sam Andress

AMAS Conversation

(Music Prod/Comp)

A Manner of Speaking:

Composing for the Battery Percussion Section

- Mike Jackson, Sean Vega, John Mapes, Caleb Rothe

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Fundamentals:

Gain Staging / Mixing / Finalizing A Track

- David Nahmani: Founder of Logic Pro Help and author of the Apple Certification textbook

4:15 - 5:45pm

AMAS Conversation

(Director/Future Ed)

Reshaping School Music Education:

Collegiate Faculty Perspectives

- Kyle Luck, Dr. Emily Moss, Dr. Larry Stoffel, James Rocillo, Dr. Ramirez

AMAS Conversation

(Music Prod/Comp)

Small Screen, Big Screen:

Film Composer Collaborations

- Jim Casella, Fred Smith

6:00 - 6:40pm

Masterclass

- (Director/Future Ed)

If it's worth teaching, it's worth assessing:

Strategies for Assesment in Instrumental Music

- James Miculka: North Side ISD Fine Arts Coordinator, San Antonio, TX

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Advanced Mixing & Production Concepts

- David Nahmani: Founder of Logic Pro Help and author of the Apple Certification textbook

Evening Presentation

Pearl MalletStation:

Explore the Power and Versatility of the NEW Electronic Mallet Controller

-Matt Jordan: Concert Percussion Marketing Manager for Pearl Corporation/Adams Musical Instruments

Friday

Featured Event

Conversations

Masterclass

Break

Breakfast

8:00 - 9:00am

Continental breakfast

AMAS KEYNOTE

(Director/Future Ed)

"The Power of Connecting People"

- Don Haynes: Conn-Selmer Master Educator

9:00 - 10:15am

AMAS Conversation

(Music Prod/Comp)

A Manner of Speaking:

Composing & Arranging for the Front Ensemble

- Jim Casella, Matt Jordan, Kevin Shah, Ian Grom, Brian Dinkel, Sean Vega

9:45 - 10:30am

AMAS Conversation

(Director/Future Ed)

If I Could Do It All Over Again:

Reflections On Lessons Learned

- Dr. Sam Andress, Tom Landes, Mark Stone, Dr. Rickey Badua

10:30am - 12:00pm

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Project Deep Dive:

Fred's Favorite Film & Television Projects

- Fred Emory Smith: Film & Television Composer

10:45am - 12:00pm

AMAS Conversation

(Director/Future Ed)

Secrets of Texas Band Directors:

Philosophies, Practices, Strategies

- James Miculka, Dr. Abel Ramirez, Don Haynes

12:00 - 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00 - 2:00pm

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Music Production Blender:

Advanced MainStage Techniques

- Kevin Shah & Matt Jordan

Activity

(All)

REMO DRUM CIRLCE For ALL WALKS OF LIFE

- Facilitated by John Fitzgerald: Manager of Recreational Music Activities at REMO

2:00 - 2:50pm

Workshop

(All)

Building Teams and Putting Them to Work

- Sean Vega: Sean Vega: RCC Program Coordinator, Battery Arranger, and Director of Sales at Trinet

3:00 - 3:50pm

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Logic Pro X:

New Project Deep Dive

- David Nahmani: Founder of Logic Pro Help and author of the Apple Certification textbook

Masterclass

(All)

Chino Hills High School Drumline

Go Inside the Rehearsal

- John Mapes: Program Coordinator & Battery Arranger

3:45 - 5:00pm

Masterclass

(Director/Future Ed)

It's Not About the Music First, It's About You

- James Miculka: North Side ISD Fine Arts Coordinator, San Antonio, TX

4:00 - 5:20pm

AMAS Conversation

(Music Prod/Comp)

Navigating the Film, TV, & Music Industries

- Jim Casella, Fred Smith, David Nahmani, Stephen Ridley

5:30 - 6:45pm

Masterclass

(Director/Future Ed)

What is Your Vision for Your Program?

- Don Haynes: Conn-Selmer Master Educator

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Project Deep Dive:

Film Scoring Approach

- Jim Casella: Jim Casella: Film & Television Composer

Evening Concert

TBA

Saturday

Featured Event

Conversations

Masterclass

Break

Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00am

Continental breakfast

10:00 - 11:00am

Masterclass

(Director/Future Ed)

Understanding and Claiming Music Royalties & Streaming/YouTube

- Dr. Abel Ramirez, James Miculka, Maurice Limon, Dan Berard

AMAS Conversations

(Music Prod/Comp)

What Do You Hear and How Would You Address It?:

A Guided Performance Listening with Rehearsal Suggestions

Stephen Ridley: Film & Television Composer

11:15am - 12:30pm

AMAS Conversations

(Director/Future Ed)

Essential Aspects to Creating Artistic Performances

Dr. Abel Ramirez, Dr. Leo Sakomoto, Prof. Kevin McKeown

AMAS Conversations

(Music Prod/Comp)

If I Could Do It All Over Again:

Reflections On Lessons Learned

Mike Jackson, Jim Casella, Murray Gusseck, and more...

12:30 - 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 - 2:20pm

AMAS Conversations

(Director/Future Ed)

Practical Steps to Igniting Your Band Program

James Miculka, Don Haynes, Dan Berard, Tom Landes

Masterclass

(Music Prod/Comp)

Composing Music for Video Games

Fred Emory Smith: Film & Television Composer

Evening Concert

Final Concert & Closing Ceremonies

Special Event

DCI Drum Corps Show

At the Rose Bowl