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  • New music!
    I am eagerly awaiting the debut of “Fanfare for Years to Come” tonight by good friend Dr. Joseph M. Pisano and the Grove City College ...
  • Music is the Gift!
    As a music educator of over twenty years and a parent of school age children, I don’t always attend a live concert where I don’t ...
  • January 2016 – Apperances
    I am eagerly looking forward to working with the Lawrence County Senior High All-Star Band on Thursday, January 7th at Westminster College. I count many ...
  • BCAEC Presentation
    I am looking forward to presenting at the Beaver County Arts Education Consortium tomorrow at Beaver Falls High School. I have the dubious distinction of ...
  • Updated Composition List (QR Codes)
    Best wishes to directors everywhere who are about to start up their school year. I hope those with marching bands had a successful camp. For ...
  • Five favorite pins of June
    Hi everyone! It is time for my five favorite pins of June!
  • Singing games in the music room
    Today, I'm blogging about singing games in the music room. I know, it's summer, and you probably aren't thinking much about singing games OR your ...
  • When to lesson plan
    My first few years of teaching, I sat down for hours at a time, on Saturday or Sunday, and planned all my lessons for ...
  • Using Pop Songs in your Music Classroom
    Today, I'm writing about something somewhat controversial--a topic that five or so years ago, I would have shied away from completely: using pop music in ...
  • Ten favorite music iPad apps
    Three years ago, I bought my first iPad, and two years ago, I was lucky enough to receive a grant for 8 iPad minis in ...
  • 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 ...
  • Walking This Way
    It’s been a great teaching and learning year. As I look ahead, there are just 5 more weeks of school; I can’t help but reflect ...
  • For the Love of Reading!
    {I have been quite reticent lately due to my involvement with the middle school musical – which I will reflect later. I wanted to quickly ...
  • 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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