Events and Meetings

World Voice Day – MusiCares Healthy Essentials

MusiCares Healthy Essentials: ‘Singers and Athletes Connect’ – Vocal Health & Wellness, Performance Enhancement, and Prevention of Overuse Injury April 16, 2014, 7pm-9pm PST – The Recording Academy, Santa Monica, CA Visit the website or download the PDF –  World Voice Day 2014-4

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AOASM 2014 Annual Meeting

March 19 – 22, 2014 Tampa, Florida Learn more  

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MTNA National Conference

Music Teachers National Association 2014 Conference March 22 – 26, 2014 Chicago, IL Learn more

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Health and Wellness of the Musician Course

PAMA Workshop in Conjunction with the MTNA Conference in Chicago “Health and Wellness of the Musician Course: From the Classroom to the Stage“ March 21, 2014 Chicago, Illinois Are you a clinician or music educator who wants to know more about the intricacies of musicians and playing related problems? The Performing Arts Medicine Education Committee is offering a Health and Wellness half-day multidisciplinary course to further the knowledge and skills of clinicians and music educators working with musicians or music students. The course will cover the associated risk factors, life-span issues, cultural, and contextual distinctions of health problems unique to musicians. Participants will hear research-based lectures on the assessment and management of various music specific health issues and further how to engage with the musician and promote education and prevention strategies for these important playing issues. Learn More Register Now!

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PAMA 32nd Annual Symposium on Medical Problems of Performing Artists

“Competitions and Creative Collaborations: Identifying and Promoting Healthy Artistry from Studio to Stage” June 26-29, 2014 Snowmass, Colorado Visit the website

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ACSM 61st Annual Meeting

ACSM’s 61st Annual Meeting, 5th World Congress on Exercise is Medicine® and World Congress on the Role of Inflammation in Exercise, Health and Disease May 27 – 31, 2014 Orlando, Florida Website: www.acsmannualmeeting.org    

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American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

23rd Annual Meeting April 5 – 9, 2014 New Orleans, LA View brochure – AMSSM 2014 Brochure www.amssm.org  

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Jon Batiste: Artist in Residence

Jon Batiste “You play in a bar room, people are smoking, there are long hours, practicing, you carry equipment to your gig. The idea of all of this (health needs) is foreign to the music community, from the conservatory level to the level of street performers and everything in between.   I believe music is healing and if you want to heal other people, you’ve got to heal yourself first. The healthier we are as musicians and the arts community in general, dancers and actors, the better the world will be.”   *Jon Batiste, Jazz Musician and Artist in Residence, Athletes and the Arts.*   Biography With his unique voice, virtuosic piano chops and dapper sense of style, Jon Batiste transcends music genres and has ignited the NYC music scene. Raised among the sounds and rhythms of New Orleans, Batiste comes from a renowned lineage of performers. He studied jazz and classical piano at the world renowned Juilliard School, is a “Movado Future Legend” award recipient, and a “Steinway Performing Artist.” At 25, he has performed in over 40 countries, playing everywhere from Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center to The Kennedy Center and Concertgebouw. With his modern take on American music, and clever use of the harmonaboard, Batiste has collaborated with musicians from across the spectrum – Prince, Lenny Kravitz, Wynton Marsalis, Jimmy Buffett, Harry Connick Jr., Roy Hargrove, Cassandra Wilson, Mark O’Connor and Asher Roth among them. The Wall Street Journal has said of Jon, he is “already a master of modern jazz as well as the great ...

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