“Flow in the Choral Classroom: Strategies for Artistic Rehearsing”
Friday, June 21, 2019
University of Oklahoma, Norman Campus
Catlett Music Center, Room 032
$15 for OAKE Members; $30 for Non-OAKE Members; No cost for students
Matt Hanne is Director of Fine Arts at The Independent School in Wichita, KS, where he teaches 6th-12th Grade Choir, Music Theory, and AP Psychology. Matt has served on the faculty of Kodaly certification programs at Wichita State University, University of Central Missouri, University of California-Bakersfield, and Morehead State University. Matt has presented at the national, regional, state and local levels on various topics relating to choral rehearsal techniques and improvisation. In July 2015, 2017, and 2018, Matt studied in Kecskemet, Hungary, at the International Kodaly Seminar and Summer School.
Matt is the director of music at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, the director of the Wichita Broadway Singers and the Ad Astra Singers, has directed honor choirs across the state of Kansas, and has served as music director for shows with Music Theatre for Young People in Wichita. He has served as the tenor section leader for the Wichita Symphony Chorus, and is often a member of the Wichita Chamber Chorale. When not at a rehearsal, Matt enjoys reading and caring for his cat, Cleo.