Using digital technology to enhance the music learning experience through the teaching of digital keyboard solo and ensemble playing, music improvisation and composition.
Visit the KEYBAND! USA YouTube Channel to view KEYBAND! kids and adults in action.
Videos will be on the site until August 30, 2016 for public viewing.
Summer Education Programs in 2016
KETS (Keyboard Ensemble and Technology Seminar)
June 23 through the 30th in Edmond, Oklahoma.
88 Creative Keys Summer Workshop for Educators and Adults. July 5-13 in Denver, Colorado
Teachers and Juniors KEYBANDING! together
KEYBAND! USA’s mission is to bring teachers and students to the creative process through the use of digital technology. Improvisation and composition are enhanced as teachers & students learn how to “plug in” using:
- Our Educational Newsletter filled with articles, video links and instruction on how to make the most of the digital experience, improvisation and group teaching.
- Attendance/participation in Junior events and summer workshops for teachers & students.
- Materials specifically designed for the digital keyboard & improvisation.
- Digital keyboard ensembles/KEYBAND! pieces.
- Participation in KEYBAND! USA projects.
JUNIOR MUSICIAN ACTIVITIES
Junior programs and events sponsored by KEYBAND! USA allow growth and social development as well as musical opportunity.
KEYBAND! USA sponsors:
- KEYBAND! YouTube Festival for solo and ensembles players.
- Colorado Composes with Friends Project
KEYBAND! USA is now a part of the AmazonSmile program.
Please click on the link below to support our efforts to
Innovate, Create and Improvise with students around the country. Paste the following address into your browser to begin your support of KEYBAND! USA today.
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IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
The National Federation of Music Clubs
US International Duo Piano Competition
KEYBAND! USA Affiliate Organization: The National Federation of Music Clubs: http://www.nfmc-music.org
KEYBAND! USA Partners & Educational Consultants:
Andrew Eales: Founder, Educational Consultant and Composer. Click below for Andrew's site
Susan Ogilvy: Educational Consultant, Clinician and Composer. Click below for Susan's site.
KEYBAND! USA recommended Clinics and Friends:
The Keyboard Ensemble & Technology Seminar at UCO. Takes place at UCO each June in Edmond Oklahoma. Conducted by Susan Ogilvy & a team of experts in the field of digital technology and ensembles.
E-Courses for Teachers & Musicians available at www.sospace.com
Musician's Society of Denver Dedicated to the Art of Composition.
88 Creative Keys Improvisation Workshops for Students and Teachers: Conducted by Leila Viss & Bradley Sowash in Columbus Ohio and Denver Colorado. Click below for more information.