Workshop Faculty 2020

Spend a week with some of the biggest names in the profession!

Robert GillespieBob Gillespie

String Teacher Workshop director; co-author of Essential Elements for Strings (Hal Leonard); teacher educator and leader in string education

Deborah Baker MondayDeborah Baker Monday

Veteran educator, conductor and leading contributor
to educational string literature

Brian BalmagesBrian Balmages

Award-winning composer and conductor throughout the world;
Director of Instrumental Publications for The FJH Music Company

Brian ColeBrian Cole

Orchestra teacher in the Moorhead, Minnesota Public Schools; frequent clinician, speaker and guest conductor

Barry GreenBarry Green

Lecturer of Double Bass at Ohio State;
Author, The Inner Game of Music

Soo HanSoo Han

Director of Orchestral Studies, contributing editor for Hal Leonard's Essential Elements for Strings, D'Addario Orchestral Strings artist, Conn-Selmer Educational clinician, member of board of directors of Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic

Charles LauxCharles Laux

Director of Orchestras at Alpharetta High School; Essential Elements clinician, consultant and contributor (Hal Leonard); endorsed artist/educator and clinician for D’Addario Orchestral Strings and Eastman Strings

Mark LaycockMark Laycock

Director of Orchestras, Wichita State University; Board of Directors, Midwest Clinic; conductor, clinician, adjudicator throughout the U.S., Australia, Thailand

Christopher SelbyChristopher Selby

Orchestra Director at Charleston County School of the Arts; conductor, clinician and author of Habits of a Successful String Musician series

Mark WoodMark Wood

Internationally recognized electric violinist, clinician,
recording artist and strings education advocate  

Cory ZilischCory Zilisch

Director of Orchestras,
Westport Middle School, Louisville, KY

Additional Faculty

Jeremy Bartel, Baroque Violin Shop
Erin Broadhurst
Julie Ellis
Karen Koger
Chris Lape, Workshop Administrator
Tanner Otto
Deborah Price
Matt Radspinner
David Schlub
Renee Wang
Doug Wright


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