MU teachers' conference to take place on 19-20 October in Cambridge
6 September 2012
The Musicians' Union is to hold a teachers' conference on 19-20 October in Cambridge.
For a cost of £60 (or £75 for non-MU members), delegates will get two days of sessions and debate and a chance to network with MU officials and fellow teachers. The price includes meals from Friday lunchtime till Saturday afternoon and overnight accommodation.
Sessions will be led by Lincoln Abbotts, ABRSM's teaching and learning development director; Richard Crozier, recently retired from ABRSM and an expert in professional development for music teachers; Chris Gray, an orchestral trainer and educator who also chairs the Glasgow Strategic Music Partnership; and Andy Gleadhill, head of Bristol Arts and Music Service. The keynote speaker will be the renowned music educator and author Paul Harris.
The closing date for application forms is the 30 September 2012 and places are limited. The venue is Menzies Cambridge Hotel and Golf Course, Bar Hill, Cambridge.