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You found The Nottelmann Blog, exclusively for music educators!  Our blog library now stands at 240 postings! 

With the challenges of teaching during the COVID 19 restrictions, you’ll find several posts to help you through this challenging time.


NOTE: our posts do not necessarily appear in chronological order, as some are ordered according to the season.

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TITLE: Motivation: It Appears After The Action

SOURCE: Curated

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DATE: August 22, 2018

Curated from the Conn-Selmer Division of Education – by Dr. Tim Lautzenhauser – “I just can’t seem to get motivated.”  “There is so much to do and yet I find myself just sitting around as more work piles up. There is nothing motivating me to get it done.”The successful teachers seem to be so motivated; how do they do it? I wish I could be […]

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TITLE: Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Mike a Marching Band?

SOURCE: Nottelmann Music


DATE: August 6, 2018

From Where It’s A-T, by Audio-Technica  Question: How do I mike a marching band? Answer: It’s that time of year again when high school band directors really start kicking it into gear, getting everything ready for the upcoming marching band season. They should have already selected the music they will be playing and started choreographing the show. The site for […]

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TITLE: Selmer Music Guidance Survey – Student Music Aptitude Test

SOURCE: Ray Benton


DATE: November 18, 2016

The Selmer Music Guidance Survey student aptitude test is no longer in print, but below are all of the elements a music educator needs to administer the test.  Print out the Student Sheet, play each of the four parts recorded below, and use the answer key to grade the completed Student Sheets. Selmer Music Guidance Survey Student Sheet Selmer Music […]

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