School of Visual and Performing Arts

2018 Summer Music Workshops

Got plans for summer? The University of Toledo Department of Music offers several incredible music workshops during the summer! Some are geared toward students - from middle school through college, others are for music educators. From flute to piano to choral conducting to a sing-along - there is something for just about everyone. Look below to view this past summer's workshops. Watch this page for updates to 2018's summer schedule!

2018 FLUTE CAMP WITH JOEL TSE & AMY HERITAGE |  JUNE 18 - 22Joel Tse, flute intructor

Faculty: Joel Tse, Principal Flute with Toledo Symphony, UT Flute Instructor
Amy Heritage, 2nd Flute with TSO and instructor at the Toledo Symphony School of Music
Toledo Symphony flutists Joel Tse and Amy Heritage will lead classes in all aspects of flute playing and performance.  Morning workshop for beginning flutists.  Daylong programming for high school through advanced flutists.  Chamber and solo performance opportunities, piccolo workshop, flute crafts and more!


2018 choral Conducting & teaching workshop |  July 24 - 26

Dr. Brad Pierson, Director of Choral Activities at The University of Toledo

Faculty: Dr. Brad Pierson, UT Director of Choral Activities
             Dr. Richard Schnipke, Assistant Professor of Conducting [BGSU]

This comprehensive and immersive choral conducting workshop is intended is designed to serve and educate individuals as conductor, teacher, leader, scholar, performer, and servant. Conductors will engage in sessions covering a wide variety of topics. This year's workshop will allow conductors to choose from either a three day immersion workshop, or a one day workshop. Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided in the mornings. Ohio Teachers - this workshop will provide 18 contact hours of professional development. Please provide any required paperwork as needed. 

Richard Schnipke

This workshop can work with just about any schedule. Choose between a 3 day option or a 1 day option. A 25-song choral reading packet, sponsored by Musical Resources, is included with either option.

For more details about the schedule of each option, visit the workshop web page.

 Get info about this workshop


Dr. Brad Pierson and Dr. Lisa Wong, will lead the Toledo Big Summer Sing event at UTToledo summer BIG sing!

Faculty: Dr. Brad Pierson, UT Director of Choral Activities
             Dr. Lisa Wong (The College of Wooster)

Join us for a day of song!

Community singers of all types are invited to join us for a day of singing, including choral standards and new favorites. Our day of rehearsal ends with a concert in UT's Doermann Theatre. Led by UT Director of Choral Activities, Dr. Brad Pierson, and Dr. Lisa Wong (The College of Wooster). The concluding concert is free and open to the public. Cost is just $25 and includes your lunch, music and a full day of music making. Registration fees must be paid in advance. If you have questions about this event, call the Music Department main office at 419.530.2448.

Register for Toledo Summer BIG Sing!



Attn: (name of your workshop)
2801 W Bancroft St. MS 605
Toledo, OH 43606




Last Updated: 6/25/18