How Did You Practice This?

How Did You Practice This?

Every day, all day, I hear myself asking the same question over and over again: “How did you practice this?” I ask this question to students of all ages and levels.

Sight Reading Studio Available Now

Sight reading made simple

The day has finally arrived—Sight Reading Studio, the newest application from MakeMusic, is available now! 

Sight Reading Studio makes it easy to quickly craft automatically-generated sight reading exercises based on a wide variety of options.

Taking Rhythm Clapping to the Next Level

I have had the privilege of speaking to many band and orchestra directors over the years. For 36 years of teaching band in Virginia’s public schools and 13 more serving as a University Supervisor for James Madison University, I have always asked almost every director I meet, “What is your ensemble’s weakest link?”.