4 Steps to a Successful Fundraiser
In between curriculum development, running after-school groups, department management, and individual student considerations, music teachers and department leads are increasingly needed to fill in the blanks where funds are missing from annual music department budgets. Enter…the annual fundraiser.
It’s a ne ...
Karl King’s Top Twelve
One of the most prolific composers for concert band, Karl King composed at least 291 works, including 185 marches, 22 overtures, 12 galops, 29 waltzes, and works in many other styles. Not only did he compose some of the most brilliant and famous marches for experienced bands at the professional and university levels; he also ...
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 ...
Keys to Effective Music Department Storage
Because most music equipment is fragile, expensive and prone to theft or vandalism, storage spaces must be durable and secure. Also, storage solutions should be tailored to specific facility and program needs. Here are some key considerations:
Maximum Security and DurabilityFor a typical music prog ...
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Modeling Professional Level Performance Within the Wind Ensemble
“Over fifteen years ago, I created an educational outreach program for school ensembles in Fairfax County, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. Having been a music educator and conductor for many years, I have always known that, by playing for my students, they are able to grasp concep ...