Jan Kraybill – Bach’s Example: Living and Playing Your Faith (2021 Alleluia Conference)

Jan Kraybill – Bach’s Example: Living and Playing Your Faith (2021 Alleluia Conference)

Johann Sebastian Bach left a rich legacy of examples of how to live one’s faith as an organist and a composer. This workshop will explore Bach’s life and music in the context of his time, his theology, and his career as a church musician. We’ll discuss how to best live our own faith through our music-making.

Jan Kraybill – Bach’s Example: Living and Playing Your Faith (2021 Alleluia Conference)

Sandy Knudson – The Engaging Choral Classroom: Choral Lesson Planning

The clinician will outline successful choral lesson plans that engage young singers. Many conductors want help with how to teach a piece and how to plan a rehearsal. This session will give many ideas for the creative use of solfege, teaching strategies, pacing, kinesthetic involvement, and musicianship training based on repertoire.

Barbara Newman & LaTonya Penny – Renovate Church: Participation in Children’s and Youth Ministry (2019 Alleluia Conference)

Barbara Newman & LaTonya Penny – Renovate Church: Participation in Children’s and Youth Ministry (2019 Alleluia Conference)

Can we include kids with varied abilities in our Children and Youth ministries? Yes! Boldly go where others have seen success in Children’s settings using Universal Design and Universal Design for Learning