HUU at the Illinois Music Educators Conference in Peoria (Jan 27)

21 01 2012

We had a blast at IMEC! I believe that the central point, the pleasures of participatory music made possible for us through the ukulele, reached the attendees. See some photos below (a bit grainy from the low light).

The Ukulele Ensemble: Sustainable Musicianship, Lifelong Learning

Friday, 12:30–1:45 PM (CPDU) Room CC-­‐401
SGM Division Clinic

Clinicians: Matthew Thibeault, Julianne Evoy and Channing Paluck
Presiding: Brayer Teague, IMEA SGM Vice President, Downers Grove North High School

Many thanks to the alums and friends who joined us, including: Rachel Atlas, University of Illinois (Student Teaching); Christopher Cayari, Johns Hill Magnet School, Decatur; Kelsey Cunningham (Student Teaching); Erin Egan, (Student Teaching), Glenn Eikenberry, Benton Middle School; Sarah Filkins, general music teacher at Champaign Schools; Abby Heras, General Music/Choir/Guitar Ensemble, Garden Hills Elementary, Champaign; Meg Hickey, University of Illinois (Student Teaching); Nicholas Jaworski, University of Illinois, SGM Rep, Co-editor Leading Notes; John Ley (Student Teaching); Elisa Lieb, Student Teacher at Downers Grove North High School and Herrick Middle School; Kelly O’Dwyer, Senior Music Education: UIUC, Student Teaching: York Community High School ; Gretchen Pearson, Orchestra Director, Granger Middle School Aurora, IL and Young Elementary School Aurora, IL; Nate Saltus, Decatur Public Schools, Elementary Band; Theresa Steiner, Pana School District; Brian Sullivan, University of Illinois; Christopher Whiteford, University of Illinois (Student Teaching in Fall 2012); Polly Yukevich, Attea Middle School.