Bio: Victoria Warfield is an energetic and passionate speaker on Performance Anxiety. Throughout her teaching career Victoria has dealt with the reality of performance anxiety in students. She embraces the importance of using a wide range of techniques and solutions to make the student enjoy their musical experience and be as successful as they can be. This workshop will add to the skills at your disposal to do mindful work with students of any age and effectively support their needs. Her background of teaching special needs children and children with developmental disabilities has given her insight into performing with all its challenges and made her a much sought-after resource in the community.
Miss Warfield has given recitals throughout Canada and the United States as a soloist and chamber performer. She has directed several choirs. In addition, she has been active in musical theatre as a director, producer, and composer/arranger. Participating at all levels of music competitions, Miss Warfield has acted as an adjudicator, as well as a co-ordinator and organizer of music festivals. She is past president of the Clef Society of Burnaby and current president of the B. C. Registered Music Teachers’ Association – Richmond Branch.
Perks for BCRMTA Members:
All Branch meetings and programs are scheduled but NOT confirmed at this time. We will be continuing to update members via email as each date nears.
General meetings are usually held at Salvation Army (Richmond Community Church), 8280 Gilbert Road, Richmond, 9:30 AM. (map)
|October 7, 2020||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker & Members Welcome Back: Bob Kohl & associates (from Long & McQuade Vancouver): Pop-Up Store for Christmas/Seasonal/ Canada Music Week Books discount 25% via Zoom.|
|November 4, 2020||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:30am – Guest Speaker: Jarred Dunn on Chopin Etudes: Repertoire of Technique via Zoom.|
|December 2, 2020||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:30am – Guest Speaker: Jarred Dunn on Meddling or Pedalling: Chopin, Debussy, Messiaen via Zoom.|
|February 3, 2021||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker: Dr. Ross Salvosa on Muscle Memory and Photographic Memory: A Workshop on effective strategies and techniques to memorizing via Zoom.|
|March 3, 2021||09:30am – AGM & Election, 10:15am – General Meeting, Members Meet & Greet, Bob Kohl & associates (from Long & McQuade Vancouver): Books etc. for Sale via Zoom.|
|April 7, 2021||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker: Victoria Warfield on Understanding Performance Anxiety: Creating a Musician Without Fear via Zoom.|
|May 5, 2021||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15AM – Guest Speaker: Canada Music Centre – director Sean Bickerton via Zoom|
|June 1, 2021||11am – General Meeting, 11:30am- Year End Luncheon at TBA.|