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Call for Proposals

Conference Theme: Expanding & Connecting Communities

March 20-23, 2024 | Louisville Kentucky

Co-located with the American String Teacher Association (ASTA)!

Learn more about submission eligibility, proposal details, and more at the link below! In case you missed it, conference proposals will be open now through September 15, 2023 at 11:59pm PT. While this conference is collocated with the American String Teachers Association, it is for ALL instruments! Instrumentalists who are non-string players are highly encouraged to apply. Potential focus areas for conference proposals include: Instrument- or Voice-specific teaching techniques, Suzuki in the Schools, Suzuki Early Childhood Education, Institutes and Festivals, Studio Management, Performance, Wellness, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Belonging, and Accessibility, Community, Reading, Music Theory, or Composition, Parent Education, Group and Ensemble classes, Research, Creativity, and Artistry. You can also have a student ensemble perform as part of your presentation.

There will be additional opportunities for students to take part in, which will be announced this month. Expect further details, including masterclass opportunities, group ensembles, and more soon!