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Performance Anxiety in Musicians and Creatives

(Musical) performance anxiety can range from a low to moderate feeling of “nerves” to symptoms so debilitating they stop artists from being able to go on stage. 142 more words

Artist Coaching

Be Kind and Do Your Best

As long as I can rmeber these words “Be kind and do your best” have been on my syllabi and before that class rules for my elementary and middle school music classrooms.   125 more words

Music Education

The Garbage Orchestra

In British Columbia (Canada) we have to work with Core Competencies in our teaching. Our school wide project day in March, 2018 was all focused on these Core Competencies. 308 more words

Music Education

Triangle’s First Day in the Music Room

This is the first musical adventure that I wrote! And yes, you can read it and use it for free!


The story is about Triangle, a musical instrument, who is very excited about his first day in the Music Room. 463 more words

Music Education

The Spirit of Sound

As he lifted the flute to his mouth, Payton Walli paused to apologize for how “terrible” he’s about to sound.

He hadn’t the chance to warm up, so it’s not going to be his best, he warns. 85 more words

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Society for Musicology Ireland Website

The Society for Musicology Ireland website deserves to be widely known: it is stylish, accessible and a treasure trove of resources for the budding musicologist, graduate student or music academic. 234 more words

PGCE - 5 months in

Thought I’d give this little used blog a little burst of life – especially as I’ve been getting more active on Twitter in recent weeks (@MrDallmanMusic), and give you an update on how I’m getting on so far, 5 months into the course. 573 more words