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Workshop SectionHAL: Creative Application of Music Theory - Middle & High School ~ March 30, 2022
RegistrationClick here to register for this section.
DepartmentESU#3 Professional Learning
Primary ContactJennifer Kennedy
Facilitator(s)Adam Larson
DescriptionPresenter: Andy Hackbarth

This workshop is an interactive day with performing artist, Andy Hackbarth,, in which students and teachers look at the theory of modern music, including Top 40 radio, rock, jazz, blues, folk, country, and bluegrass.  Students will explore structural, melodic, rhythmic, and “choral” traits of each style of music. Musical examples are taken from popular, current songs (e.g., Taylor Swift, Brittany Spears, Brad Paisley, Jason Mraz, etc.).  Time will be spent on the elements of math and its presence in all music.

Ample time will be allocated for students to write, record, and perform their own music using the principles and techniques covered earlier in the day.
•             Students do not have to be able to read music.
•             Students do not have to perform their own work.
•             If students know how to play a stringed instrument they may elect to bring it to the workshop.
•             Lunch is provided.  If students have dietary concerns please note in the registration process.

Teachers are active participants and should be part of the day's events including supervision and participation. Sponsoring teachers will need a printed list of all student names present and turned in at check in.

Disclaimer: By registering for this event, I acknowledge that Educational Service Unit #3 may be taking pictures or videos, and my likeness (and the likeness of my students) may be shown online through the ESU #3 website and social media outlets.  A photo release statement for students will be sent to teachers prior to the event.

**PLEASE NOTE: The registration fee for this workshop will be determined by the number of registrants and may be less than advertised.**
LocationEducational Service Unit #3
StatusThis section is currently below the required number of registrations needed.
0 Registered (0 Registrations, 0 Students)
20 Minimum; 25 Maximum; 2 Lunch Count
Section Date(s)
DateStart TimeStop Time
March 30, 20229:00 AM 2:30 PM

Registration DeadlineMarch 25, 2022
Event ID20666
Add to CalendarAdd to my calendar
AudienceHAL Educators
Pricing Information
 Who     Registration Fee     Default Price 
 ESU3      $10.00  Yes 
 NON-ESU3      $15.00  No 

Materials Fee$0.00
LunchYes, lunch is provided.
StudentsYes, when you register for this section there will be a text box for you to enter in the number of students attending.