Nov 14, 2020
In the this episode of The Music Educator Podcast we are going to explore the fascinating power and nuance of the band director's podium personality.
Oct 17, 2020
The rhythm section is the heart and soul of any school's jazz band. The larger style jazz bands have evolved as a result of the big band movement in modern jazz. In essence, the rhythm section has a true function. They are responsible for contributing to the melodic and harmonic functions as well as tempo and direction.
Sep 28, 2020
Choosing a method book can be an arduous task for many young band directors. There are several strategic elements that you will need included in your method book of choice. More importantly, the selection process will require you, as the music educator, to prioritize what is important for your students...
Jul 21, 2020
Surviving distance learning with my is a goal of any choral director. There will be so much uncertainty and until school systems decide how to proceed during the COVID-19 crisis. Many of us will remain on edge. This is a time that is unique to everyone. No single one person on this planet has experienced...
Jun 14, 2020
Musicians who require the use of their air to perform will benefit from “Starting Breathing Exercises to Encourage Air Capacity Growth.” Whether you are a brass, woodwind or even a vocalist musician, breathing, and effective airflow, is an absolute necessity to perform. In addition, increasing your knowledge-base is...