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Biennial NYSSMA/NAfME Collegiate Conference

School of Music
Mason Hall
The State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
Ph: (716) 673-3151



NYSSMA and the SUNY Fredonia School of Music are pleased to invite you to the 2014 NYSSMA/NAfME Collegiate Conference. This conference will occur April 4-5, 2014 and is designed to meet the needs of pre-service teachers. Early career and experienced music teachers can attend to earn CEU credits (see registration details).

Presenters include professors from many universities in New York State and accomplished master teachers from school districts across the state! Topics include APPR, creativity and improvisation, students with special needs, technology (iPads, SMARTboards, and more), innovative approaches to secondary general music, strategies for success in choral and instrumental settings, early childhood music, interviewing techniques, Common Core Standards, and certification exams including EdTPA.


See the conference schedule for more details. >>



Registration fees:

Online registration deadline: March 27, 2014.

Students: $25
(April 4-5, 2014. Includes Friday evening Los Angeles Guitar Quartet ticket, contra dancing and pizza dinner, Saturday continental breakfast and lunch.)

Teachers: $35
(April 5, 2014. Includes Saturday continental breakfast and lunch.)

Late registration is available on Saturday, April 5 by walk-up only.
Late registration fees:

Students: $35 (Saturday only.)
Teachers: $45 (Saturday only.)

Register online (closed)

Online registration has closed. Please register in person.
Registration fees are non-refundable.


Area Hotels & Accommodation Information
Local area hotels and lodging >>


Students may request housing with a SUNY Fredonia student host, though the NYSSMA/NAfME Student Coordinator on a space available basis.
Student housing request >>



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