Oct 09 2018
Pikes Peak Music Teachers General Meeting and Program Presentation presented by  at ,

Pikes Peak Music Teachers General Meeting and Program Presentation

Presented by Pikes Peak Music Teachers Association at Graner Music

Dr. Alejandro Cremaschi, NCTM will present Teaching Beyond the Notes: Instilling Expressive Playing in Your Students. Please note that the PROGRAM is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., with the General Membership Meeting from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Alejandro Cremaschi is a Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy at the University of Colorado Boulder. He received his MM and DMA degrees from the University of Minnesota, and undergraduate degrees from the University of Maryland Baltimore County, and the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina. He was a prize winner at the International Beethoven Sonata Piano Competition in Memphis, Tennessee in 2001. Dr. Cremaschi’s current pedagogical research areas include technology for the acquisition of piano skills and distance instruction among other areas. In 2016-2017 he directed the development of MusicU, a web app that facilitates the synchronous and asynchronous exchange of video and MIDI data, currently being used in face-to-face and long-distance piano courses at CU Boulder. He has been a presenter at national and international conferences including numerous Music Teachers National Association annual conferences, College Music Society national conferences, and the International Society for Music Education conference. He has published articles and reviews in Clavier Companion, MTNA e-Journal, American Music Teacher, Research Studies in Music Education, etc. Mr. Cremaschi is in demand as a specialist on Latin American piano music. He has recorded for the labels IRCO, Ostinato, Marco Polo and Meridian Records.

Admission Info

Free.

Phone: (719) 231-9272

Dates & Times

2018/10/09 - 2018/10/09

Location Info

Graner Music

4460 Barnes Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80918