Workshops in Music Education

The Simpson College Music Department provides unique experiences for Simpson College music students with the presentation of one Music Education Workshop every semester, each led by successful music educators from across the country.

Teachers and graduate students from the community are also invited to attend, and should register using the link listed below.

These Workshops are interactive opportunities to learn about different methods, philosophies, and ideas of teaching in the field of music, and helps equip our students with many different ideas and skills to become fantastic and versatile music educators.

Announcing the 2015-16
Workshops in Music Education:

“Creating a Dynamic Learning Community with Traditional Dance, Song and Storytelling”

AmidonsSquare_picJanuary 16, 2016
Presented by Peter and Mary Alice Amidon

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Great Hall in the upper level of the Pfeiffer Dining Hall Building.

(Please enter via the door under the red awning then take the

stairs to the upper level.)”




Advance Music Education Workshop Registration is no longer available.
Please contact the Music Office at the following number prior to
4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 15 for information or to place an order
via telephone:  (515) 961-1637.

Pre-registration is required for non-Simpson attendees.

Pricing is as follows:
Non-Simpson student with ID: $10 per workshop
Teachers: $37.50 per workshop OR attend both for $60

Graduate Credit Available

Teachers who attend both the September and January workshops are eligible to receive one (1) Graduate Credit.  Simply pay the registration amount of $60, and the Simpson College Business Office will send an invoice directly to you for $150.00 graduate credit tuition.  (Your total cost will be $210.)
Register Now

Past Clinicians featured in
Simpson’s Workshops in Music Education:

Peter & Mary Alice Amidon
Eunice Boardman
Pam Bradford
Angela Broeker
Jay Broeker
Nyssa Brown
Susan Brumfield
Dee Coulter
John Feierabend
Lillie Feierabend
Dr. Leigh Ann Garner
Virginia Giglio
Helen Kemp
Cynthia Lilley
Sanna Longden
Ellen McCullough-Brabson
Linda McEachran
Andrew McMahan
Joy Nelson
Sarah Richardson
Martha Riley
Julie Scott
Wendy Sims
Robyn Swanson
Jill Trinka
Marilyn Wood
Sister Lorna Zemke