Camp Orange Blossom Schedule

Region 21

July 19-21, 2019

Guest Faculty – Sharon Babb

Regional Faculty

Regional Management Team, C’est la Vie, Bonnie McKibben, Pam Pieson, Nancy Bergman

Time

Audience

Event

Faculty

Location

Friday, July 19, 2019

8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

General

Registration

RMT

Cypress

9:00 AM

Music Staff Workshop

On the Show Room Floor

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

9:00 AM

Quartet / Singers Track

Stage Day

Club 21

Sage

9:00 AM

Arranger’s Track

Arranger’s Info

Nancy Bergman

Redwood

9:05 AM - 9:50 AM

Music Staff Workshop

Directors- Start Your Engines

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

General

DCP Discussion

What’s involved in getting DCP Certification?

Director Coordinator

Cypress

10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Music Staff Workshop

Leveling the Race Track (Instant Leveling)

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

DCP Candidates

DCP Preparation

Content review for DCP candidates

Director Coordinator

Cypress

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Music Staff Workshop

On the Test Track (Strategies for taking the DCP Analytical Listening Test)

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

11:50 AM - 12:00 PM

Music Staff Workshop

Race Caller’s Announcements

Bonnie McKibben

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

Lunch on your own

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Music Staff Workshop

Choosing the Right Vehicle for the Race

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Music Staff Workshop

Earning Your Learner’s Permit (techniques for teaching music)

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

Break

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

Music Staff Workshop

On the Practice Oval (Rehearsal Ideas)

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Music Staff Workshop

Feeding the Pit Crew (Building a healthy chorus culture)

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Music Staff Workshop

Wrap Up

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Finance Coordinators

Finance Forum

Creating an effective chorus financial. Using Quickbooks/Excel for chorus finances. Non-Profit compliance.

Finance Coordinator

Tahoe 1

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

General

Let’s Talk Tech
Bring your own tech topics, or we’ll spend this time talking about some tools that can help your chorus or quartet:  Google Apps, WordPress, PayPal, Trello, Adobe Spark

Adelina Dudda

Tahoe 2

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Presidents / Team Coordinators

Presidents and Team Coordinators Forum

Adelina Dudda/ Karen Laderman

Cypress

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Competitors and Hostesses

Double Quartet and Stars of the West Competitor Briefing

At least one member of each competing quartet/double quartet must be present.

Lou Gordon

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

General

Marketing Happy Hour Discuss marketing best practices and share your ideas. Remember, everyone is a marketer!

TBD

Yosemite

6:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Front Line Directors

Dinner (hosted)

Redwood

Dinner on your own

7:30 PM - 7:45 PM

General

Focus on Performance Today

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

Break

8:00 PM - 9:45 PM

General

Blue Chorus Rehearsal

Sharon Babb, Bonnie McKibben

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

8:00 PM - 9:45 PM

General

Green Chorus Rehearsal

Sharon Babb, Pam Pieson

Sage

Saturday, July 20, 2019

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

General

Registration

RMT

Brittany

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

General

Wake-Up

C’est la Vie

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

9:30 AM - 10:50 AM

General

Focus on the Voice

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

Break

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

General

Focus on Performance Level

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

Lunch on your own

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

General

Blue Chorus Rehearsal

Bonnie McKibben

Sage

1:00 PM - 2:00PM

General

Green Chorus Rehearsal

Pam Pieson

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

Break / Rotate space for choruses

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

General

Blue Chorus Rehearsal

Sharon Babb, Bonnie McKibben

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

3:00 PM - 4:00PM

General

Green Chorus Rehearsal

Sharon Babb, Pam Pieson

Sage

Break

4:00 PM- 4:30 PM

General

Focus on Home Cookin (improving chorus culture)

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom (Sequoia Room)

5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

General

Regional Town Hall Meeting / Awards

RMT

Sierra Ballroom

Dinner on your own

6:00 PM -

8:00 PM

General

Registration Open for Show Tickets ($15)

RMT

Outside Sierra

8:00 PM

General

Double Quartet Contest

Stars of the West YWIH Contest

International Showcase

Warm-up Room for choruses – Sage/Juniper

Dbl quartet warm up room-Cypress

Dbl Quartet Photo Rm -Redwood

Sierra Ballroom

Sunday, July 21, 2019

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

General

Wake-Up

C’est la Vie

Sierra Ballroom

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

General

Vocal warm up

C’est la Vie

Sierra Ballroom

Break

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

General

Coaching Under Glass (Chorus and Quartet)

Coaching granted to chorus with the highest percentage attendance at Camp Orange Blossom.

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Color Choruses

Color Chorus Performances

& Camp Photo!

Pam (Green) Bonnie (Blue)

Sierra Ballroom

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

General

Wrap-up

Sharon Babb

Sierra Ballroom

Sign up Sheet at Registration 

Quartet Coaching

Available for an additional fee (paid directly to coach)

TBD

TBD

Last revised 03/24/19

Please direct questions to Education Coordinator Bonnie McKibben, RMT_education@region21.org