STILL THE BEST. STILL FREE! SUBSCRIBE NOW: CLICK HERE!

Features

  • Technology Tools to Help Orchestra Students Develop Critical Thinking Skills

    Mike Lawson | January 26, 2015

    When I was a student, my teachers always stressed the importance of listening to myself in order to improve. I will admit that the thought of it wasn’t always pleasant, but once I got over the initial shock of listening to myself, I realized that recording oneself (or one’s group) is one of the best tools available for learning. Now, how do we do the same with our students? How do we teach them the critical thinking skills that go along with listening to themselves and making adjustments?

    Read More...
  • Private and Small Group Lessons in the School Band Program

    Mike Lawson | January 26, 2015

    Private teachers can play an important role in the development of young musicians by providing instrument-specific instruction, modeling technique, and monitoring progress. However, it is sometimes challenging to engage qualified instructors due to cost or a lack of professional musicians in the area. Nonetheless, there are several ways directors can foster individualized instruction among their students.

    Read More...
The Latest News and Gear in Your Inbox - Sign Up Today!