On Saturday (January 18) from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Anaheim Convention Center, NAMM president Joe Lamond will moderate a NAMM Idea Center presentation on careers in music.

In a series of up-close interviews, Lamond will speak with a diverse lineup of music industry professionals, including award-winning trumpet soloist Jonathan Dely; Tim Spicer, owner of Spicer’s Music; Laura Escudé, artist and CEO of Electronic Creatives; Farah Allen, CEO & founder of The Labz; and Pauline France, the Global Employee Communications Manager at Fender. They’ll discuss their career trajectories and share practical insights for long-term success. This event is dedicated to SUNY Potsdam alumnus and longtime music industry icon Sandy Feldstein.  

Directors who make a Difference

For over 20 years, School Band & Orchestra Magazine has been honoring amazing music educators from all 50 states. That's more than 1000 educators recognized for their outstanding contributions to music education programs!

Do you know a fantastic K-12 instrumental music educator who is deserving of recognition in SBO? Tell us why he or she should be featured in SBO’s annual "Directors Who Make a Difference" report.

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On the Road

Do you have a story to tell about taking your school music groups on the road? SBO wants to hear about it!

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