Artie & Denise Workshop 2019: Makin' Music in Memphis!

Themes and Variations

SKU: W-47

July 17-18, 2019 8:30-5:00 Top of the Line Banquet Hall, 3674 Ridgeway Road, Memphis, TN 38115 USA

This is our 10th Annual Summer Symposium! And our location is 20 minutes from Graceland and/or Beale Street in Musical Memphis! Visit Sun Studio and take the Mojo Music Bus Tour. 

Join Artie Almeida, Denise Gagne, and guests for a 2 day elementary music conference that will give you a wealth of ideas and inspirations for teaching elementary music classes. 

Artie Almeida - Clinics will be chosen from the following:

• Percussion Parade • Hoop Groups • Recorder Romps • Sing! Sing! Sing! 
• Movin’ and Groovin’ • Adventures with the Orchestra • Express Yourself!

Denise Gagné - Clinics will be chosen from:

• Boomwhackers, Buckets and Recorder Fun! • Easy Ukelele and Guitar in the Classroom • Help! I Teach PreK! • Super Fun Singing Games  10 Easy Assessment Strategies • Choral repertoire for Young Choirs • Listening Fun• Movement Canons and Rounds

Guest presenters will be announced soon! 

Participants are asked to bring a hand drum. Soprano recorders will be donated by Peripole.

Housing and Accommodations

Conference Hotel will be the Courtyard by Marriot (3076 Kirby Pkwy, Memphis, TN 38115 USA - +1 901-365-6400). They're offering a group rate of $119/night including breakfast. 

Click here to book your room with the group rate for Artie and Denise 2019!


Teachers will receive a year's subscription to and a handouts booklet with extensive notes from all the sessions.

Cancellation Policy: Workshop fees will be refunded if notice of cancellation is given 7 days before the event. After that date, no refunds will be given although we will offer the participant the opportunity to take part in the workshop at a future date. Denise Gagné has limited dates available for PD workshops for music and/or early literacy through music - email to request a workshop: