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Lynne Rigby: Why I am Pulling My Kids from Public Elementary School A decidedly long article, but well worth the read. This well-educated mother of several children of varying ages (pre-K through high school) laments the downward spiral of education … Continue reading

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Practice Advice from Bud Herseth

An article that was shared with me that includes some excellent practice advice from renowned trumpeter Bud Herseth. Enjoy! http://brassmusiconline.com/Articles/practise-advice-from-bud-herseth/  

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Flute

This is a basic informational page on teaching the flute. It is a work in progress, and your comments would be very helpful. These instructional pages are designed to help the new teacher, who has limited knowledge of instruments not … Continue reading

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Introducing Students to Instruments: Breathing

Here are some basic things to remember when introducing band students to proper breathing technique. Breathing Attention-spans of students are short—don’t get too technical. Never breathe from your nose! Remind students of this. Instruct the kids to breathe from their … Continue reading

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