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  What Do You Know about the Music Programs in Your Local Area?Music Achievement Council Survey the directors in surrounding and/or similar school districts to obtain information that will help as you work to build your program’s resources. A copyable form is provided so that you will have a record of each district’s response. The follo ...
  WAKE UP! Join Joe Burgstaller and the Peabody Conservatory Trumpet Studio each morning for the Trumpet Warmup Class live here on Banddirector.com. MORNINGS Monday - Friday 7:00am EST CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE >>   ...
The Questions You Should Ask when planning a student trip So, you’ve picked a couple of destinations you want to go with your students? Great! To make the most of your experience, here are some important questions to ask of your tour provider or student travel company when getting a quote. When it comes to making positive memories that will last a lif ...
2016 Viewer's Choice Marching Festival Series3rd. Stop  October 4th. Downriver Fanfare  (Sign Up for Prizes and See schedule below)   Enter Band Name Here To WIN!     Directors, Students and Parents can Enter. "VOTE" - Enter your school name above to WIN!!! 3:00pm (Central) Kimberly Beave ...
2016 Viewer's Choice Marching Festival Series4th. Stop  October 15th. ASU BAND DAY  (Sing up for Prizes & See schedule below)   Enter Band Name Here To WIN!     Directors, Students and Parents can Enter. "VOTE" - Enter your school name above to WIN!!! 3:00pm (Central) Kimberly Beaver ...
2016 Viewer's Choice Marching Festival Series4th. Stop  October 15th. Illinois Marching Competition (See schedule below & Sign Up for Prizes)   Enter Band Name Here To WIN!     Directors, Students and Parents can Enter. "VOTE" - Enter your school name above to WIN!!! 3:00pm (Central) Kimbe ...
  What Does a Music Teacher Do?Music Achievement Council   What does a music teacher do? They teach classes, share their love of music with students, prepare lesson plans, develop curriculum, assess and evaluate students’ progress, and share this information with parents, fellow teachers and school administrators.   The follow ...
U.S. ARMY ALL-AMERICAN MARCHING BAND Selection Tour Presentation Ceremony LIVE from L’Anse Creuse HS September 20, 2016 Congratulations to Payton White, Senior at L'Anse Creuse High School selected to the 2017 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band. Payton is the first student from L'Anse Creuse HS to be selected for this honor. Applicat ...
For More Information on the AppClip please visit OnBoardResearch.com   At the L'Anse Creuse Bands we are well versed in the use of contact tuners.  In a High School band program of over 200 students, all of our students are required to own tuners and the majority of our students use them both in rehearsal and on the marching field.We regularly ...
NAMM PresentsFollow the trends and developments taking place in the music industry through the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) that has the purchasing power of registered global buying companies totaling in excess of $10 billion. And how it effects the music education market. The NAMM Winter Show may be the best kept secret in the music indus ...
Success and Excellence in the Cornfield Bob Medworth Recorded LIVE at Smith Walbridge Clinics July 2016 ...
2016 Illinois SuperState Concert Band Festival     ...
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OVERVIEW Sher Music Co. has been in business since 1979 producing the highest-quality jazz and Latin music books on the market. But you don't have to take their word for it - just look at the endorsements from jazz legends like Chick Corea, Michael Brecker, McCoy Tyner, Eddie Gomez, Pat Metheny, Mark Murphy, Ron Carter, etc. at the top of http://shermusic.c ...
Starting a Jazz Ensemble Program C. L. Barnhouse During the past twenty five years, jazz has fought for a permanent status in the music curriculum and for valid reasons. It is unfortunate that some administrators and music educators have worked not to encourage its devel­opment, but to undermine the growth and advancement of one of America's few ...
The Key to Running a Successful Band Program By Jon Linker   Case Study: Foxborough High School Band Have you ever wondered how some school music programs always seem to produce top-notch ensembles year after year? In every state, there are always those “powerhouse” programs that just seem to consistently rise above the rest. But why? Ho ...
Things I learned as a Musician that can help in any Career By Dan Gosling Recently, I had a chance to speak to a group of young musicians. It was actually a youth orchestra and there were many aspiring professional musicians in the group. As a professional trumpet player turned business man, my message to them was simple. The skills one learns as a music ...
A Cure for Sagging Trumpet Syndrome Consider the pedagogical opportunities that help students succeed in band and orchestra. Good teaching skills, of course, are paramount. The music teacher is the first and foremost influence for students to stay or quit, but there are others as well. These are usually categorized into general reasons such as “loss o ...