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TITLE: Make Band a “Home” for Everyone

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DATE: January 12, 2022

Curated from The YAMAHA Educator Suite – by Jarrett Lipman – How can you make band a place that everyone enjoys? From student musicians who want to be the very best in the all-state contest, to those who are more casual and never practice outside of class, to athletes who want to participate in band, to students who want to…

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TITLE: 5 Major Assets of Teaching Instrumental Music

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DATE: December 17, 2021

Curated from the Yamaha Educator Suite – by Steve Graves – When we jump into the school year, we’re often forced to just start planning curriculum and deal with the course of events that gets in the way. We don’t have time to take a good look at what we need or already have to work with. But it’s essential…

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TITLE: Thoughts from a legendary band director – Everything Band Podcast with Alfred Watkins

SOURCE: Curated

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DATE: November 9, 2021

What better way to improve than to dive into the thoughts of a legendary band director.  Alfred Watkins was the longtime band director at Lassiter High School in Georgia and one of the finest band directors of his generation. He joins the show to talk about his career and share the wisdom from his 37 years as an instrumental music…

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TITLE: Top 10 Qualities of an Effective Band or Orchestra Conductor

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DATE: November 2, 2021

Curated from SBO Magazine – by Harvey Rachlin –  We all have had teachers we remember because they had an impact on us in some wonderful way in school. Perhaps it was a music teacher or conductor who nourished our love of music and was partly responsible for our pursuing a career in music. What teacher today (or at any time)…

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TITLE: Fix It: Snare Drum Rolls Teaching Tips

SOURCE: Curated

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DATE: October 21, 2021

Curated from The Yamaha Educator Suite – by Dr. Paul Buyer – Close your eyes for a moment and imagine a time when you were conducting on the podium and cued a much anticipated, exposed and important snare drum roll. What did it sound like? Perhaps it was smooth, expressive and confident — maybe the result of assigning your best snare drummer…

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TITLE: Fix It: Trombone Teaching Tips

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DATE: October 21, 2021

Curated from The Yamaha Educator Suite – by Domingo Pagliuca – What makes the trombone special? The sound of the trombone is one of the most profound and glorious of the brass family. As composer Hector Berlioz said, “The trombone is the true head of the family of wind instruments … it has all the serious and powerful tones of…

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