• March 30 – April 1, 2017
  • Holiday Inn Bloomington Airport
  • South 1201 West 94th Street
  • Bloomington, MN 55431

Download 2017 Conference Schedule


Arrive Wednesday afternoon and join friends,
known and new, in the Hospitality room
Registration begins at Thursday 8:00 a.m.
Sessions from 9:00 a.m. Thursday until Saturday 3:30 p.m.
Conference Banquet Friday evening 6:00 p.m.
SongWorks Membership Business Meeting, Saturday at 4:00 p.m.



2017 Conference Sessions and Presenters!


Titles of Sessions Presenter
SongWorks with Seniors Kate Smith
Why We Play Song Games EVERYDAY: Reflections and personal experiences from Inspired Explorations Learning Community Bethany Beaudry
What’s in a Score? Literacy and Songworks Notation Peggy D. Bennett
Adventures in Notation: Moving My Students Toward Literacy Vicky Suarez
Exploring Early Childhood Music Literacy Emilee Knell and Brittany Nixon May
Babbling Our Way to Literacy Fleurette Sweeney
The Ukulele Fretbaord Piano Keyboard Connection Judy Fjell
Just How Far Can We Skip to My Lou? Betty Phillips
Hoedown? Moving with Copland Lisa Schoen
We Can Do It Too: Expanding my reach to Include All Students Ruthanne Parker
SongWorks: Making Assessment Playful Samantha Smith
Digging Jazz: Clustering in Solos Doug Bartholomew
Solfa-Sogood! Judy Fjell
Map Your Thinking: From Music Maps to Prewriting Skills Anna Shelow
Fascinatin’ Rhythm: A Study Book for Intermediate Grades Anna Langness
Sturdy Songs in Action! Leah Steffen, Terolle Turnham, Marilyn Winter, Max Mellman, Molly Feigal