international interfaith gospel music CONFERENCE SCHEDULE Overview

information subject to change
 

THURSDAY, April 27

photo by Matt Beardsley

4:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Registration open 

6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Social hour

friday, april 28

Photo by Matt Beardsley

7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Registration open

7:00 a.m.–8:00 a.m.
Soul Yoga with Nikki Thomas

7:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Prayer and meditation room open

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Breakfast
(included with registration)

9:00 a.m.
OFFICIAL CONFERENCE WELCOME

9:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Breakout sessions
(scroll down for details)

11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Breakout sessions
(scroll down for details)

12:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
Lunch (included with registration)

2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Mass choir rehearsal

7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Conference attendee concert!

SATURDAY, APRIL 29

photo by Matt Beardsley

7:00 a.m.–8:00 a.m.
Soul Yoga with Nikki Thomas

7:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Prayer and meditation room open

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Breakfast
(included with registration)

9:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Breakout sessions
(scroll down for details)

11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Breakout sessions
(scroll down for details)

12:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
Lunch
(included with registration)

2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Mass choir rehearsal

7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Together We Sing:
FREE conference finale concert!
[open to the public]


FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017

BREAKOUT SESSION 1
9:30 a.m.–10:45 A.M.

Building Vocal Power and Health
Instructor: Paul Kim

Stage Presence
Instructor: Terrance Kelly

Gospel Soloing
Instructor: Calvin B. Rhone

Body Music
Instructor: Keith Terry

Gospel Music Theory
Instructor: Ben Heveroh

The Roots of Gospel
Instructor: Linda Tillery

Organization Management
Instructor: Mark DeSaulnier

Vocal Technique and Health
Instructor: Patricia Bahia

 

BREAKOUT SESSION 2
11:00 a.m.–12:15 P.M.

Mastering Your Part
Instructor: Paul Kim

Intermediate Gospel Choir Directing
Instructor: Terrance Kelly

Gospel Soloing
Instructor: Calvin B. Rhone

Body Music
Instructor: Keith Terry

Gospel Piano
Instructor: Ben Heveroh

Early Negro Spirituals
Instructor: Linda Tillery

The Health of the Leaders
Instructor: Mark DeSaulnier

Vocal Technique and Health
Instructor: Patricia Bahia


SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017

BREAKOUT SESSION 2
11:00 A.M.—12:15 P.M.

Choir Conducting
Instructor: Paul Kim

Ad Libbing
Instructor: Terrance Kelly

Composition
Instructor: Calvin B. Rhone

Body Music
Instructor: Keith Terry 

Gospel Piano
Instructor: Ben Heveroh

Early Negro Spirituals
Instructor: Linda Tillery

Gospel Soloing
Instructor: Ashling "Biscuit" Cole

Vocal Technique and Health
Instructor: Patricia Bahia

BREAKOUT SESSION 1
9:30 A.M.–10:45 A.M.

Vocal Percussion
Instructor: Paul Kim

Ad Libbing
Instructor: Terrance Kelly

Composition
Instructor: Calvin B. Rhone

Body Music
Instructor: Keith Terry

Gospel Music Theory
Instructor: Ben Heveroh

The Roots of Gospel
Instructor: Linda Tillery

Gospel Soloing
Instructor: Ashling "Biscuit" Cole

Vocal Technique and Health
Instructor: Patricia Bahia