I really enjoyed my recent conversation with Jane Gingerich, head of music at Southwood Secondary School where we examined music education then and now, leveraging technology and change. 15 more words
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I live roughly eleven inches from the practice field for the Bishop Watterson Marching Eagles. All that stands between us is my front yard, the alley that passes as our street, backyards, a row of houses, a proper street, a small parking lot, and the practicing Eagles football team. 1,101 more words
UW-SP boasts one of the top arts programs in Wisconsin, but as the semester comes into full swing I find myself noticing just how few students outside of the programs realize how much work it takes to be an arts major at this university. 865 more words
The Nashville Symphony seeks a full-time Manager for our ground-breaking Accelerando program, to begin employment in January 2017.
Accelerando is an intensive education program designed to prepare gifted young students from under represented ethnic communities for pursuing music at the collegiate level and beyond. 155 more words
There is a big wide world of music education out there. Orff, Kodaly, Gordon, ETM, Dalcroze, National Standards, Sunshine State Standards (Florida’s music standards), Marzano, CHAMPS, (suddenly I feel like I’m singing a verse from Billy Joel’s “You Can’t Stop the Fire”). 699 more words