Leadership Training Seminar

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Leadership Training Seminar

Post by teacherken » Tue Aug 02, 2011 10:07 am

On Saturday, August 6, from 9 AM to 5 PM, Chaminade College Preparatory High School will be hosting a Leadership Training Seminar. This day is ideal for Drum Majors, Sections Leaders, Drum Captains, Guard Captains, and anyone either in a Leadership role in your program, or planning to be!

The cost is $20 for the day. Topics include the role of the Leader, How to Lead and not "push," conducting techniques for all, how to "teach," and much more.

Our guest clinician for the day is Joshua Decker.
Joshua has his Masters of Music Education from West Chester University of Pennsylvania with an empahsis in Conducting.
Currently, he is the Director of Bands in the Conestoga Valley School District, Lancaster PA as well as a past, and current Drum Major for the Reading Buccaneers.

He's worked with a number of schools around the country, including:
Cumberland Valley HS, Mechanicsburg, PA
Washington Twp. HS, Sewell, NJ
West Chester East HS, West Chester, PA
Penns Grove HS, Carney’s Point, NJ
Spring-Ford HS, Royersford, PA
Gov. Thomas Johnson HS, Frederick, MD
Bozeman HS, Bozeman, MT
North Penn HS, Lansdale, PA
Penns Grove HS, Carney’s Point, NJ
The Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps, Berlin NJ
Union County Schools, NC
Bayard Rustin HS, West Chester, PA

Performance Experience:
2001-2008, 2011 Reading Buccaneers Drum and Bugle Corps
West Chester University Marching Band
Student Director, 2000
Drum Major, 1998-1999
Saxophone Section Leader, 1997
1996-1997 Westshoremen Drum and Bugle Corps
Mellophone (1996 DCA World Champions)

You can pre-register by emailing CPP's Director of Bands, Ken Hoffman at khoffman@chaminade.org. I will then send you directions and additional information.

Chaminade College Preparatory High School is located at 7500 Chaminade Ave. West Hills, CA 91304 and is easily accessed from either US101 or 118.

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