Saturday, June 30, 2018

NANM 99th National Convention July 22-26, 2018, Las Vegas, Nevada

  • Sunday, July 22nd - Opening Mass Meeting features the Western Region Ensemble along with performances by regional representatives at Christ Episcopal Church Las Vegas. The evening concludes with the National Winds Scholarship Competition.
  • Monday, July 23rd - Includes the annual choral music reading session with music composed by NANM National Board Members, Sylvia Hollifield, Marvin Curtis, Glenn E. Jones and Brandon Waddles. Other workshops include the History of NANM featuring the National Presidents, and Gala Benefit Concert featuring Las Vegas' own, Desert Winds.
  • Tuesday, July 24th - NANM T-shirt Day!!! Day also features workshops on the Side Effects of Performance Anxiety with clarinet/piano duo Brennen Milton and Carlos Fuentes as well as the Affect Music has on the Brain, the Musician and the Listener with Music Therapist, Arvis Jones. Concerts include the Members Recital at the West Las Vegas Arts Center and the Collegiate/Young Artists. Enjoy a night on the town in Vegas!!!
  • Wednesday, July 25th - Day includes a vocal master class with Professor Daniel Washington from University of Michigan, strategic planning update, and Juniors/Youth Concert. Gala Banquet honors local artists, music educators and philanthropists Helen Toland, Simeon Holloway, Denis Cooper and Blanche Jackson, posthumously. 
  • Thursday, July 26th - Convention concludes with our Convention Chorus Concert under the direction of Convention Chorus Master Natorshau Davis from Grambling State University and Closing Luncheon 
  • Each night culminates with our fun-filled NANM After Dark

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