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What about the Electric Bass?

What about the Electric Bass? Interview with Professional Bassist James Amelio Pulli By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   Lurking in the shadows of the six-string…

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Suggested Resources for Teaching Global Music

Suggested Resources for Teaching Global Music   The January 2019 issue of Teaching Music magazine includes an article, “Toward a Greater Understanding,” on teaching global music. Following are additional resources…

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Friendship as Mentorship

Friendship as Mentorship Colleagues Can Be Your Best Resource Professionally and Personally  By NAfME Member Lori Schwartz Reichl   A similar version of this article was originally published in the…

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The Beginner’s Guide to Improvising

The Beginner’s Guide to Improvising A Three-Step Process for your Beginner Jazz Students By NAfME Member Richard Grennor This article originally appeared on “Dr. Grennor’s Music Academy” blog.   There…

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“I Have to Write in Music?”

“I Have to Write in Music?” Showing School-Wide Support While Maintaining Your Own Program By NAfME Member Michelle Ewer   Time and Relevance Have you ever been asked to provide…