Many stereotypes are floating about that characterize young musicians as being unable to play with good tone and with developed intonation.
Power Up! Rhythm from Day One
At the beginning of the year, the band hall is ripe with potential! Beginners walk through our doors with wonder and excitement, maybe some nerves—only natural in the newness.
Power Up! Connecting Early in the School Year
As we welcome the beginning of another school year, daily routines, tests, and rehearsals for upcoming concerts will no doubt take up the majority of our time and thoughts.
Power Up! Beginning with the End in Mind: Daily Fundamental Processes
For an instrumental music teacher at any level, the most important moments of the rehearsal are the first moments, when students prepare both mentally and physically for the rehearsal to begin.
Power Up! Recharge, Rebuild, and Reinvigorate
This year feels different. While many programs may be in a rebuilding mode, a lot of things have become more certain.