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Choral Clinic with Russell Robinson

Featuring choral educator, conductor, composer and clinician, Russell Robinson, Professor of Music and Director of Music Education at the University of Florida. Presented by the Hunter College Teacher Education Program and the Hunter College Music Department, Prof. Victor V. Bobetsky: Coordinator

  • Jan 30, 2015 09:00 AM to Jan 30, 2015 02:45 PM.

Panel Discussion: "We Shall Overcome: Essays on a Great American Song"

The Hunter Music Dept, the Teacher Education Program in Music, and the Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences present a panel discussion featuring the contributing authors to the book, We Shall Overcome: Essays on a Great American Song, edited by Professor Victor V. Bobetsky, Director of the Teacher Education program in Music at Hunter College. The event will be held on Wed Feb 4 in the Lang Auditorium from 3 to 6 pm with a book signing to follow. The discussants will address topics ranging from the origins and ancestry of We Shall Overcome, Pete Seeger's role in the popularization of the song, music of the Albany, Georgia freedom movement, the role of arts education for adolesecents, developing a middle school lesson plan focusing on the history of We Shall Overcome, a discussion of several published choral arrangements of the song, and the legacy of the freedom movement. Attached is a link to the publisher's website which also contains a brief description of the book and a Table of Contents. Contributing authors include Andrew Aprile, a doctoral candidate at the CUNY Graduate Center, Professor Deanna Weber from Albany State University (Georgia), recently retired Hunter Music Bibliographer Patricia Woodard, author Sam Rosenthal, Professor Terrie Epstein of the Hunter School of Education, and two graduate students in the Hunter College Teacher Education Program in Music: Chris Flannery McCoy and Brooke Berry-Wolf.

  • Feb 04, 2015 03:00 PM to Feb 04, 2015 06:00 PM.

Teachers Who Perform: A Concert Featuring Students from the Teacher Education Program in Music

Teachers Who Perform: A Concert Featuring Students from the Teacher Education Program in Music. Presented by the Hunter College Teacher Education Program and the Hunter College Music Department, Prof. Victor V. Bobetsky: Coordinator

  • Feb 06, 2015 06:30 PM to Feb 06, 2015 08:30 PM.
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