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TC’s Music Education Program to Host 2013 International Society for Philosophy of Music Education  ☆

The Music Education Program at Teachers College is proud to be hosting the 2013 International Society for Philosophy of Music Education: The Ninth International Symposium on the Philosophy of Music Education Teachers College Columbia University / New York City June 5-9 2013 Visit ISPME's site for more information about the organization and about Symposium IX …

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Stephen Cedermark (MA ’08) teaches opera in elementary school 

Check out how TC alum Stephen Cedermark (MA '08) positions opera as learning space in his elementary classroom in Brooklyn and at the MET!

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Music Ed students play at TC’s 125th Birthday Celebration 

Organized by the College’s Office of Special Events, the January 31st festivities were highlighted by a lights-out singing of Happy Birthday (a song that had its beginnings at TC), led by singer Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek  and trumpeter Tim Beadle, both students in the Music and Music Education program; the presentation of a giant sheet cake; high-class …

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Theodora Huang to present at APSMER/AEC 

Theodora Huang will present her research paper on the TC Youth Choir at the 9th Asia-Pacific Symposium on Music Education Research/Arts Education Conference. The conference theme is "Arts Education and the Community". The conference will take place in Singapore July 17-19, 2013

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The Every Voice Choir: 1/23 @ 6:30 

The Every Voice Choir at Teachers College, in collaboration with the New Directions Youth Chorale, presents "Peace Seekers" A concert honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and five of his fellow Nobel Peace laureates. Wednesday, January 23, 2013  6:30 pm Milbank Chapel Teachers College, Columbia University 525 West 120th Street (between Broadway and …

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Job Opportunity 12/18: Bard College Conservatory of Music 

Bard College Conservatory of Music Preparatory Division Seeking Early Childhood Music Specialist for Saturday Preparatory Program The Bard Conservatory Preparatory Division seeks an Early Childhood Music Specialist, preferably with Dalcroze Certification, to teach Saturday classes. Classes include various Music and Movement Classes (Eurhythmics, Singing, etc.) for children ages 0-­‐6 usually totaling around 3 hours of …

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Job Opportunity 12/18: Instrumental Music Teacher, New York Music School 

Job Opportunity Instrumental Music Teacher New York Music School piano • violin • viola • cello • flute • oboe • clarinet • bassoon • saxophone trumpet • trombone • guitar • voice • theory • ear training Suzuki piano • Suzuki violin • Suzuki cello JOB DESCRIPTION New York Music School is a preparatory …

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Job Opportunity 12/18: Colby College Orchestra Conductor 

Orchestra Conductor The Department of Music at Colby College invites applications for a salaried, part-time (.4) position in orchestral conducting (non-tenure-track). The position requires documented success conducting; a completed DMA degree or equivalent professional experience; and the ability to work with students, faculty, and college community in a small liberal arts environment. Effective date of …

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Abeles letter to Obama: Arts Vital to Innovation, Economy  ☆

Following is a letter from Hal Abeles, Professor of Music Education, to President Obama. It is one of a series of letters to the president offering education advice for his second term.

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Job Opportunity: 12/10 Music Orchestra, Long-Term Substitute 

Music - Orchestra, long term substitute Anticipated vacancy for long term substitute, leave replacement needed for orchestra and string lessons at the middle school for grades 5-8 effective January through the end of March, 2013.  NYS certification preferred. The link to apply is: This teacher will teach string orchestra classes by grade and then group …

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Transforming Violence into Music 12/7 @ 6:30 

Transforming Violence into Music: Cowin Auditorium 6:30pm Fri. Dec. 7. Cesar Lopez, the Colombian artist recognized by the UN for his work promoting peace through music. Lopez plays his invention known as the escopetarra, and AK-47 transformed into a guitar.

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NYT: Costas Tsourakis plans benefit concert at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts 

TC Music Ed student, Costas Tsourakis was featured in a recent New York Times article about a Dec. 7th concert at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy.

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Job Opportunity 12/4: YM-YWHA Violin Teacher 

WANTED VIOLIN TEACHER  for Music School at Riverdale YM-YWHA. Call for more information and /or arrange for an interview: RIVERDALE YM-YWHA MUSIC SCHOOL, ALLEN SHER, Director at 718-548-82000 ext. 256

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Job Opportunity 12/4: Middle School Music Teacher 

Middle School Music Job Opening! West Prep Academy, MS 421, is looking for an energetic and ambitious music teacher to begin a full time position on January 2, 2013.  Teaching responsibilities include 6,7,8 general music and music technology and 8 grade band.  West Prep Academy is a Magnet School within the New York City Department …

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NEW COURSE The Concert as Learning Space  ☆

The Concert as Learning Space A&H 5199, Sect. 001 CRN 52072, is a 2- or 3-point cross-program course in the Department of Arts and Humanities that explores the role of the concert both as a resource for pedagogical practice and as a manifestation of the cultural life of the city. The course is designed for …

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Move Into the Light 12/14 @ 7:00 

Move Into the Light. December 14 7:00pm Milbank Chapel. LISA DAEHLIN, soprano and RICHARD PEARSON THOMAS, pianist. Classical Art Song in French, English, Norwegian – works by Barber, Bernstein, Duparc, Grieg, Hahn, Pearson Thomas, Poulenc, Satie.

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An Eclectic Mix of Chamber Music: 12/11 @ 7:30 

An Eclectic Mix of Chamber Music Tuesday, Dec. 11 7:30pm Milbank Chapel. FREE ADMISSION. Featuring works by M. Arnold, G. C. Menotti, W. A. Mozart, C. Saint-Saëns, R. Thompson and a world premiere by TC Music and Music Education student Tyreek Jackson. TC Chamber Musicians: Kaitlyn Barnes, Yooji Hwang, Tyreek Jackson, Andrea Maire, Clare Na. …

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Musical Serenades Concert: 12/5 @7:30pm  ☆

Teachers College Columbia University Music & Music Education Program Presents MUSICAL SERENADES A concert featuring performances by TC Music & Music Education students WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 7:30pm 435 Horace Mann 525 W. 120th Street New York, NY Reception to follow Individuals with disabilities are invited to request reasonable accomodations including, but not limited to, sign …

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Job Opportunity 11/27: UMBC Dept. of Music Assistant Professor 

The Department of Music at UMBC seeks a well qualified Assistant Professor, specialist in instrumental music education and performance (brass instrument preferred), full-time, tenure track, beginning August 23, 2013.  Doctorate preferred, Masters required, with successful teaching experience. Seeking an active performer and innovative musician/teacher who will lead the instrumental music education area by …

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Job Opportunity 11/27: SPARKIDZ Teaching Artist 

SPARKIDZ is looking for a wide variety of instructors to offer inventive and imaginative programming for atypical kids.  In the arts we are meeting with teaching professionals in the following areas: Music, Theater, and Dance. We are seeking instructors that will take a hands-on approach and work with us in developing a program that does not …

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