Arts Empower Mega Conference 2017 has ended
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MAP -  We will be starting our day at the Casa del Prado Theatre.

Alexander Koops

Azusa Pacific University
Director of Undergraduate Music Education
Dr. Alexander Koops joined the music faculty at Azusa Pacific University in August 2001 and is currently Director of Undergraduate Music Education, and Associate Director of Bands. He holds a D.M.A. in Music Education from the University of Southern California, with minors in theory, orchestral conducting, and horn performance. His dissertation materials on introducing composition in middle school and high school bands and orchestras have been used by multiple schools in southern California. He completed his B.A. degree in Music Education from Calvin College (Grand Rapids, MI) and his M.M. degree in Wind Conducting from the University of Colorado (Boulder), where he studied with Allan McMurray. He is a published author and regular clinician at schools through out Southern California. His writings focus on creativity and composing in instrumental music and include a chapter in Composing our Future, (Oxford University Press, 2012), as well as editorial contributions in Musicianship: Composing in Band and Orchestra published by GIA in 2013.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, October 12

11:30am PDT