Each summer, Kidder Music hosts their Alfred School Choral Reading session. The clinic gives music educators an opportunity to see and hear some of Alfred’s newest titles, and learn more about improving their programs.
2013 Clinic Information
Sally K. Albrecht has been the Director of School Choral and Classroom Publications for Alfred Music Publishing since 1989. She is a popular choral conductor, composer, and clinician, especially known for her work with choral movement. An annual recipient of the ASCAP Special Music Award since 1987, Sally has over 325 popular choral publications in print, over 50 larger elementary songbooks and musicals, 14 choral movement DVDs, 3 cantatas, plus the top-selling books The Choral Warm-Up Collection and Rhythm Workshop.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Sally received a B.A. from Rollins College with a double major in Music and Theatre. From there she moved to the University of Miami, where she received both an M.A. in Drama and an M.M. in Accompanying. She has conducted several honor choir events at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, and The Kennedy Center. Sally has made music with literally thousands of teachers and students through choral honors and all-state festivals, conventions, and workshops in over 40 states, Canada, Singapore, and Australia.
Sally and her husband, composer/arranger Jay Althouse, currently enjoy living in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Date: Saturday, June 15, 2013
Time: CPDU Registration – 8:30 AM
Clinic – 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Kidder Music
7728 N. Crestline Dr.
Peoria, Illinois 61615
Admission is free. Participants will receive a packet of NEW Alfred Chorals.
To reserve your space, please call 800-322-2800 or email Lauren Smagacz at lauren AT kiddermusic DOT com.