OkMEA Opening Session – Thursday at 11:00am
Featuring PROJECT Trio
Cox Business Center, Assembly Hall

OkMEA Awards Reception – Thursday at 6:00pm
Outstanding Young Music Educator, Exemplary Teachers, Administrator of the Year,
OkMEA Hall of Fame, and the President’s Award
DoubleTree Hotel, International Ballroom

OkMEA General Session – Friday at 10:15am
Cox Business Center, Assembly Hall

OkMEA Member Luncheon – Friday at 12:00pm
Keynote: Christopher Woodwide
DoubleTree Hotel, International Ballroom

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Registration

Thursday, January 17
9:00am-5:00pm

Friday, January 18
9:00-11:30am
2:00-4:00pm

Exhibits

Thursday, January 17
12:00-6:00pm

Friday, January 18
9:00am-12:00pm
2:00-4:00pm

Elementary Sessions

Practice Makes Perfect: Activities for Growing Musicians
Susan Brumfield
Thursday from 3:00-4:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room D

It’s All in Your Head: From Literacy to Improvisation
Susan Brumfield
Thursday from 4:00-4:50pm


Three Tech Success Stories from My Music Classroom
Caitlin Moore (Quaver)
Friday from 8:00-9:50am
Cox Business Center, Room D

Kodály and Orff Schulwerk: Stronger Together
Andrew Ellingsen
Friday from 9:00-9:50am
Cox Business Center, Room D

Community Dance
Andrew Ellingsen
Friday from 2:00-3:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room D


Early Childhood Session
Laying the Foundation: Music in the Early Childhood Classroom
Andrew Ellingsen
Saturday from 9:00am-12:00pm
DoubleTree; International Ballroom

Band Sessions

Strategies for Long Term Success
Rodney Dorsey
Thursday from 3:00-3:50pm
DoubleTree; International Ballroom

Developing Creativity Through Focused Repetition
Richard Saucedo
Thursday from 4:00-4:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room B


Teaching to the Goosebumps: Passion in Music Education
Richard Saucedo
Friday from 8:00-8:50am
Cox Business Center, Room B

Hear for Years: Understanding Aural Health
Sara Neumann
Friday from 9:00-9:50am
Cox Business Center, Room B

Classroom Warm-Up Routines & Percussion
Andrew Richardson
Friday from 3:30-4:20pm
Cox Business Center, Room B

Collegiate Sessions

Using Your Resources: Setting Up For Success
Cynthia Wagoner
Friday from 2:00-2:50pm
Cox Business Center; Room C

 

Meetings

OkMEA Executive Board Meeting
Wednesday from 7:30-9:30pm
DoubleTree, Regency Board Room

OIHB/CBDNA
Wednesday from 8:00-9:00pm
DoubleTree Hotel, Remington Room


CTSWS Region Coordinators Meeting
Thursday from 9:00-9:50am
DoubleTree Hotel, Gilcrease Room

Middle School/Elementary Business Meeting
Thursday from 10:00-10:50am
DoubleTree Hotel, Gilcrease Room

Oklahoma Music Adjudicators
Thursday from 5:00-5:50pm
DoubleTree Hotel, 2nd Floor Ballroom

Phi Beta Mu Membership Meeting
Thursday from 5:00-5:50pm
DoubleTree Hotel, Gilcrease Room

OBA Board of Control
Thursday from 10:00-10:30pm
DoubleTree Hotel, 2nd Floor Ballroom

OBA General Membership Meeting
Thursday from 10:30-11:00pm
DoubleTree Hotel, 2nd Floor Ballroom


Music Administrator’s Meeting
Friday from 3:00-3:50pm
DoubleTree Hotel, Gilcrease Room

Phi Beta Mu Business Meeting
Thursday from 4:30-5:00pm
Cox Business Center, Room B


Band Business Meeting
Saturday from 8:30-10:00am
Hyatt, Tulsa South Ballroom

Orchestra Business Meeting
Saturday from 8:30-10:00am
Hyatt Regency, Executive Room

Choral Business Meeting
Saturday from 8:30-10:00am
Hyatt Regency, Oklahoma Room

Choral Sessions

Find Your Fit: Choral Music for Every Skill Level
Denise Eaton
Thursday from 2:00-2:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room A

Building a Diverse Secondary Level Choral Library
Rollo Dilworth
Thursday from 3:00-3:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room A


Meet Me in the Middle: Emerging SATB Chorus
Rollo Dilworth
Friday from 8:00-8:50am
Cox Business Center, Room A

Male Voices: Developing Swagger, Sensitivity, and Savvy
Z. Randall Stroope
Friday from 9:00-9:50am
Cox Business Center, Room A

From Compliant Choirs to Creative Musicians
Bethany Stuard
Friday from 2:00-2:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room A

Learning from Language
Bethany Stuard
Friday from 3:00-3:50pm
Cox Business Center, Room A

Orchestra Sessions

Does Music Maker You Smarter?
Martin Norgaard
Thursday from 2:00-2:50pm
DoubleTree; 2nd Floor Ballroom

Improvisation Can Be Taught and Learned
Martin Noorgaard
Thursday from 3:00-3:50pm
Double Tree; 2nd Floor Ballroom

How Was My Solo? Methods for Evaluating Improvisation
Martin Norgaard
Thursday from 4:00-4:50pm
Double Tree; 2nd Floor Ballroom


No More Beginners Blues
Angela Harman
Friday from 8:00-8:50am
DoubleTree; 2nd Floor Ballroom

Talent Doesn’t Grow on Trees-It Grows in Orchestra
Angela Harman
Friday from 9:00-9:50am
DoubleTree; 2nd Floor Ballroom

Rehearsal Strategies for Middle School Orchestra
Angela Harman
Friday from 2:00-2:50pm
DoubleTree; 2nd Floor Ballroom

Other Sessions

What Happens Between Lessons? Engaging and Reinforcing Practice
Graham Baughman (Collabra Music)
Thursday from 9:30-10:20am
Cox Business Center; Room A

How to Enter An OSSAA Contest

Mike Plunkett
Thursday from 10:00-10:50am
Thursday from 2:00-2:50pm
DoubleTree Hotel; Philbrook Room


Through the Looking Glass: Use of Reflection for Mentors
Cynthia Wagoner
Thursday from 3:00-3:50pm
Cox Business Center; Room B

Using Your Resources: Thriving in Your First Years
Cynthia Wagoner
Friday from 9:00-9:50am
Cox Business Center; Room C

 

 

Meals and Receptions

OkMEA All-State High School Chair Luncheon
Wednesday from 12:00-2:00pm
Williams Cafe (Meet at Hyatt Regency 2nd Street Lobby)

OkMEA Executive Board Dinner
Wednesday from 6:00-7:30pm
DoubleTree Hotel, Private Dining room


Retired Music Teacher and Past President Brunch
Thursday from 9:30-10:30am
DoubleTree Hotel, Remington Room

OBA Executive Board Lunch Meeting
Thursday from 12:00-1:30pm
DoubleTree Hotel, 2nd Floor Ballroom

ASTA Business Lunch Meeting
Thursday from 12:00-1:30pm
Baxter’s Interurban

Orchestra Director’s Reception
Thursday from 9:30-11:00pm
Hyatt Regency, Diplomat Room

Elementary Music Teacher’s Reception
Thursday from 10:00-11:00pm
DoubleTree Hotel, Room 1828

Choral Director’s Reception
Thursday from 10:00-11:00pm
Hyatt Regency, Promenade A

Band Director’s Reception
Thursday from 10:00-11:00pm
Hyatt Regency, Room 1506


OK-JE Breakfast Meeting
Friday from 7:00-7:50am
DoubleTree Hotel, Council Oak Room

Oklahoma Association of Music Schools
Friday from 8:00-9:30am
DoubleTree Hotel, Gilcrease Room

Exhibitor’s Luncheon
Friday from 12:15-1:30pm
DoubleTree Hotel, Council Oak Room

COkMEA Membership Dinner
Friday from 5:00-7:00pm
Baxter’s Interurban