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  • Happy Father’s Day!
    Happy Father’s Day to friends and colleagues who are dads to their own children, and to their bands. I count myself blessed to have an ...
  • Messiah Year 1: Lessons Remembered
    I suppose that every now and then it is a good idea to have a first-time experience all over again. I didn’t really plan on ...
  • Midwest 2017
    Hope to see friends and colleagues from across the country in just over a week at the 71st Annual Midwest Clinic in Chicago . I ...
  • PMEA District 7 Professional Development Day
    I am honored to be included among the list of presenters at the PMEA District 7 Professional Development Day on Monday, October 9, 2017. The ...
  • New Music for 2017!
    It has been an exciting year (and my final) at Mercer Middle-Senior High School. I am eagerly looking forward to the next chapter that begins ...
  • How My Mentor Saved My Professional Life
      How My Mentor Saved My Professional Life By NAfME Member Chris Gleason This article first appeared in the Sun Prairie Star and is reprinted ...
  • Pursuing His Passions: Faith, Family, Farm, and Music
      Pursuing His Passions: Faith, Family, Farm, and Music Fred Ritter Recently Retired from the Nebraska Public Schools By NAfME member Lori Schwartz Reichl   ...
  • The School Music Radio Show!
      The School Music Radio Show! By Adam Perlmutter   This article first appeared in the August 2017 issue of Teaching Music.   Katie Carlisle, associate ...
  • Lighting a Fire in Middle School Kids
    Lighting a Fire in Middle School Kids Student Engagement in Music Class   By NAfME Member Chris Gleason   When I was a young teacher, ...
  • Keyboards in the Classroom Workshops
    Expand Your School’s Music Program Keyboards in the Classroom Workshops By Richard Rejino, sponsored by National Piano Foundation Are you interested in creating more music-makers ...
  • The Golden Age of Double Bass Making… is Now!
    I had a marvelous time attending the 2018 Double Bass Workshop hosted by the Violin Society of America (VSA) at Oberlin College. I first learned ...
  • How to work in Germany as a double bass player
    This is a guest post from German double bassist Uli Schneider.  Enjoy! Starting Off Although I started very early with the Double Bass with the age ...
  • The future of double bass youth education
    My friend and colleague Kate Jones invited me to Minneapolis, Minnesota to take in the double bass-related offerings at the 2018 Suzuki Association of the ...
  • Colin Corner – Audition Notes
    The Oregon Symphony recently held an audition for Assistant Principal Bass. The Principal Bassist, Colin Corner wrote some words about the audition winner Braizahn Jones. ...
  • Francois Rabbath – ISB 2017
    Thanks to Lloyd Goldstein for this video! The Bow Arm that changed the world! The post Francois Rabbath – ISB 2017 appeared first on
  • Carols for Christmastime
    Season’s Greetings! Yes, I am alive and well, even though I have been absent from the blogsphere :^). As I have these past three years, ...
  • Reflecting Goodness
    In a few days, students and I will be starting classes for the 2016 – 2017 school year. I think many teachers and students share ...
  • The Road Home
    The Road Home  Michael Dennis Browne Tell me where is the road I can call my own, That I left, that I lost, so long ...
  • Dear Mr. Dengler…with much love
    Two weeks ago, I called my dear high school music teacher, Mr. Dengler, to tell him that I have been appointed as the new Director ...
  • Finding New Choral Music – Ola Gjeilo
    Lately, I’ve been longing to hear great new music. New choral music to be specific. Sometimes, you just need to hear a beautiful SATB choir to ...
  • Whoa. Big news from MakeMusic.
    https://www.makemusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Weezic-Acquisition-Press-Release-final.pdf?utm_source=cheetah&utm_medium=email I don't know about your district, but mine has really gone in for Chromebooks.  We are 1:1 with that family of ...
  • First SmartMusic Assignment Is Out The Door.
    I have my first SmartMusic assignment out the door for all of my students as of last Friday. Because of the parent-student-teacher happening next ...
  • SmartMusic Enrollment Time!
    www.smartmusic.com (Background: At my middle school we are requiring everyone to have an account and we are paying for it with a student ...
  • Where Have I Been?
    Yikes! It has been a while since I have posted here. Personally, it has been an eventful summer for me and my family. ...
  • SmartMusic Training!
    https://www.smartmusic.com/training/smartmusic-workshops/ Are you looking for license renewal hours?  Are you required by your state to get some hours in "technology" even though you ...
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