BCMEA Conference - October 23rd - October 25, 2014

 

Welcome to the website for the annual British Columbia Music Educators’ Association Conference.

Conference Dates: October 23rd - October 25th, 2014.

We hope you will join us as we come together to celebrate Music Education and grow as professionals during this year’s BCMEA Conference.

 

Keynote Presentation - Anthony (Tony) Maiello

 

Anthony (Tony) Maiello - Anthony Maiello conducts the GMU Repertory Orchestra and teaches Graduate and Undergraduate Conducting, Jazz Theory & Arranging and Advanced Sight-Singing. From 1996 to 2009, he conducted the GMU Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestr a. Under his direction, the ensembles at both Crane and George Mason University commissioned new works, made numerous recordings and appeared at national and international conferences.

Throughout his career, Maiello has published musical compositions for string orchestra and is the author of “Conducting Nuances” (GIAPublications, Inc.); “Conducting: A Hands-On-Approach” (Warner Bros./Alfred Publications); and co-author of “The 21st Century Band Method” (Warner Bros./Alfred Publications). His combined band and orchestra background brings a wider appeal to our delegates.

Conference Site

River Rock Casino Resort

BCMEA Conference

Alia Chua - Conference Co-Chair
alianicolechua@gmail.com

Matt Martin - Conference Co-Chair
mmartinbcmea@gmail.com

Jill Sparrow-Ng - Honour Ensembles Chair
jsparrowng@telus.net

Pamela Kwok - Teasurer
bcmeaconferencetreasurer@gmail.com

Elizabeth Berwick - Registrar
bcmearegistrar@gmail.com

 

Contacts

Chris de Felipe - Conference Facilitator
bcmeaconference@gmail.com

Brittany Bird - Clinician Committee Chair
clinicschair.bcmea@gmail.com

Mandart Chan - Marketplace Chair
a.mandart.chan@gmail.com

Regan McLachlan - Conference Publications Manager bcmusicjournal@gmail.com

C.J. Kumar - Equipment Chair
cheston.kumar@gmail.com