Tom Bracy - Director of Education Programs
Tom can be contacted to assist with information regarding Conn-Selmer Institute, the VIP Program, and the Music Administration Collaborative. As the former Executive Director for the Merit School of Music in Chicago, Tom brings a wealth of both music education and business knowledge to the Division of Education.
Derek serves as the Conn-Selmer Educational Support Manager for the eastern region of the United States. As a member of the Division of Education, his responsibilities are focused on onsite VIP visitations, Conn-Selmer School partnerships, the instrument-sampler programs, working with schools to arrange Conn-Selmer artists visitations, and much more.
Gary can be contacted to assist with the Music Administration Collaborative.
Paula is available for clinics, guest conducting, in-service speaking, and keynotes.
Following a distinguished 33 year teaching career, Professor Paula A. Crider continues to share her passion for making music through an active schedule as guest conductor, lecturer, clinician and adjudicator. Read Paula's full bio.
Frank is available for clinics, guest conducting, in-service speaking, and keynotes.
Frank Troyka is the retired Director of Bands and Coordinator of Fine Arts at Berkner High School in Richardson, Texas. A teacher of 29 years, Frank came to Berkner in May of 2006 following seven years as Director of Bands at Cypress Falls High School in Houston. Read Frank's full bio.
Richard is available for clinics, guest conducting, in-service speaking, and keynotes.Richard L. Saucedo is currently Director of Bands, Emeritus after retiring from the William H. Duke Center for the Performing Arts at Carmel High School in Carmel, Indiana. During his 31-year tenure, Carmel bands received numerous state and national honors in the areas of concert band, jazz band and marching band. Read Richard's full bio.
Larry is available for clinics, guest conducting, in-service speaking, and keynotes.
Larry Livingston is a distinguished conductor, educator, and administrator, and a highly respected motivational speaker. The founding Music Director of the Illinois Chamber Orchestra, Livingston has appeared with the Houston Symphony and in the Los Angeles Philharmonic Green Umbrella Series. Read Larry's full bio.
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