Feb. 21 -David Boggs
National presenter, David Boggs, will be sharing his own techniques, original music, guitar in the classroom with just three chords and lessons from his "Elements of Music" book.
Mr. Boggs received a BME degree from Shorter College in 1989, and a Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, in 1991. He’s been teaching K-5 music in Georgia since 1995, and has been at Avery Elementary in Canton, Ga since 2007.
David received his Level I and III Orff training in Atlanta, Ga. and Level II training in Memphis, Tenn. He is a member of the American Orff-Schulwerk Association as well as MENC. He was Co-chair for GMEA District 12 for two years. While holding this office, he helped organize elementary activities, which included the 5th Grade Honor Chorus, and Large Group Festival.
David is a singer/song writer and composes music for his classes and school chorus. He has written school theme songs, and songs to celebrate special occasions such as Character Ed pep rallies. He has presented “Elementary Elements,” a collection of original songs and poems that teach the elements of music at local, state, and national music conventions. He has worked with church choirs and ensembles for over 20 years, and writes music for worship services and youth camps.
Mr. Boggs and his wife, Kim, currently live in Canton, Ga.. You may contact him at email@example.com.
WORKSHOP LOCATION BIRCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6900 Birch Ln, Nampa, ID 83687