Get ready for a breathtaking experience at an AMAZING price!

Get your music school year off to a strong start!  Take advantage of a very special, internationally renowned Breathing Gym workshop led by Pat Sheridan. Thanks to the generous support of KHS America, Long & McQuade, and Jupiter Band Instruments, the Saskatchewan Band Association and the Saskatchewan Music Educators Association, are pleased to be able to offer the Breathing Gym Workshop to elementary and high school students at an incredible price!

The Breathing Gym is the world’s best-selling breathing method for wind instrumental and vocal improvement. It was originally released in a 2002 book by Pat Sheridan and Sam Pilafian and has since been taught through workshops like this to more than one million musicians worldwide.  Pat is known for delivering a very interactive, hands on session that provides students with a great learning experience.

Pat will engage students with exercises designed to enhance performance skills through physical conditioning that focuses on breathing.  Students will be provided stretches, flow studies, breathing patterns and strength and flexibility exercises in a fun, clear format. 

Don't miss out!  The Breathing Gym is used by thousands of high schools, middle schools, elementary schools and universities worldwide.

Date:  Friday Oct. 27, 2017

Location:  Martin High School Auditorium, Regina

Price:    SBA and SMEA members can register at the incredibly low price of $5/attendee
              Non members are certainly more than welcome to bring their students for a slightly higher fee of only $10/attendee

Time:   To ensure as many students as possible can participate, we are offering the session in two timeslots - please select the one that works best for your students.

Session 1 - 10:30 - 11:30 am

Session 2 - 12:30 - 1:30 pm

IMPORTANT:  When registering you will be asked to register yourself and to indicate the number of "guests" to include as part of your registration.  Please enter as "guests" the total number of students and parent chaperones etc. that will be attending with you.  The registration will then record the total number attending in your completed registration. 

PLEASE NOTE:  These sessions are for elementary or high school students.  Teachers bringing students are certainly welcome and encouraged to enjoy the session.  Teachers who want to attend a Breathing Gym session on their own as professional development will need to register for the 1.5 hour adult session via the SMC website:  Breathing Gym (Adult) Session


Session 1

10:30 - 11:30am

Register NOW for Morning Session  


Session 2

12:30 - 1:30pm



About Pat Sheridan

Pat Sheridan is the co-author of the world’s best selling breathing method for instrumental improvement, The Breathing Gym.  One of the most celebrated soloists in his instrument’s history, he has performed more than 3,000 concerts in over 50 countries in venues ranging from the White House to NBA half-time shows to the Hollywood Bowl. In 2001, Pat founded The Institute for Performance Success. This “peak performance” training institute is dedicated to bringing fresh and innovative learning environments to performers, teachers, executives, athletes and others seeking “peak performance” in their careers. In addition to his work on The Breathing Gym, Pat is also co-author of the GIA publication, Leadership Success, with Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser.


Become a Member and SAVE

Not a member of SBA or SMEA?  You can still take advantage of the member only workshop pricing - simply join SBA and/or SMEA now.  We will be happy to have you as a member and you can take immediate advantage of your membership with the special member pricing. 

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