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The Value of Including Your Students in Concert Repertoire Selection

By Jan Farrar-Royce 

We all know that choosing a balanced program for our ensembles includes searching for pieces that contrast in tempo, mode, styles, and eras. 386 more words

Music Education

Moncler Reaches Destination Hong Kong

Moncler, the high-end French clothing company that specializes in down jackets and sportswear, will launch a flagship store in Hong Kong on November 16th.

Moncler formulated a preview, via the visual above, that indicates the arrival of a new flagship location through the lens of its figurative ambassador, Mr. 156 more words


Favorite Christmas Repertoire 2017

What? It’s been four years since I’ve posted about my favorite Christmas repertoire to teach. Time for an update! I was happy to see that some of my favorites from 2013 have stood the test of time and are still beloved by students in 2017 (only four years, I know). 1,009 more words

Great Student Pieces

New Routine Materials: Denise Tryon Routine and Marvin Howe's The Advancing Hornist

In a post from earlier this  year, I talked about the benefits of adopting a modular approach to the daily routine. In short, rather than playing exactly the same exercises every single day, you instead compile a variety of things from each of the major categories of fundamentals. 361 more words


Learning the 4th Paquita variation

This Friday evening I went with a friend to a ballet studio here in Berlin which occasionally offers repertoire workshops for adults. Last summer we both attended a workshop were we learned the entrance of the swans and the waltz of the swans from Swan Lake in the Bolshoi version. 452 more words


Songs - General

Hello again!

I’d like this thread to be designated to what songs you keep in your repertoire or what you’re currently working on. Or just maybe a tune you’ve heard on the radio lately that makes you tap your toes, go crazy, or whatever! 49 more words


Gear - General

Hey all,

This thread is designated for the application of what kind of equipment you like to strum and what sort of sound catches your ear! 58 more words