Alexander Technique for Musicians

 

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NEW!
INS 400
Alexander Technique for Musicians

June 26-30, 2017 / Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Room: OSL 101

Katie Fittipaldi, AmSAT, instructor
                                                                                                                                               
This course is an introduction to the basic principles of the Alexander Technique, an educational method used by musicians worldwide to enhance practice and performance, prevent injuries and pain, and to overcome performance anxiety.
The course includes:

  • 21 hours of class time to explore Alexander Technique principles in a safe, fun, and engaging atmosphere
  • several opportunities to apply Alexander Technique to practicing and performing
  • 3 private lessons, tailored to your interests and needs

The Alexander Technique is an effective tool to identify and eliminate faulty patterns of thinking and movement that may be preventing musicians from achieving their fullest potential. Enrollment limited to 8 students.

Professional Development Hours:  30
Tuition:
$1,550 / 1 credit     CRN 21105
$600 / noncredit     CRN 21090

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Class starts Monday, June 26 at 9:00 a.m.
Last scheduled activity: Class ends Friday, June 30 at 4:30 p.m.

“I believe that all music students should have Alexander Technique, as it can contribute highly to effectiveness in the practice room, and allow for easier, more musical, and more artistic performances.” – 2016 Eastman student

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