Tony Sauza

“Music Uplifts Us and Gives Us Hope”

“Music Uplifts Us and Gives Us Hope” An Interview with 2020 All-National Honor Ensemble Modern Band Conductor Tony Sauza   This year the 2020 All-National Honor Ensemble (ANHE) Modern Band…

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Online Learning in the Ensemble Class?!

Online Learning in the Ensemble Class?! Use Technology and Distance Education to Teach Ensemble Classes Remotely By NAfME Member Peter J. Perry, D.M.A.   The emergency school closures due to…

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“Without Challenge There Is No Growth”

“Without Challenge There Is No Growth” An Interview with 2020 All-National Honor Ensemble Concert Band Conductor Rodney Dorsey   This year the 2020 All-National Honor Ensemble (ANHE) Concert Band will…

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A Grownup Conversation with Raffi

A Grownup Conversation with Raffi Interview with Songwriter and Child Advocate Raffi Cavoukian, CM OBC By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   “Sing your little song/…

Music Teacher Resources for School Closures

Music Teacher Resources for School Closures (Including Online and No Tech Ideas) By NAfME Member Elizabeth Caldwell This blog was first published on “Organized Chaos.”   We are living in…

Nobuyoshi Yasuda

Making Memorable Musical Experiences

Making Memorable Musical Experiences An Interview with 2020 All-National Honor Ensemble Symphony Orchestra Conductor Nobuyoshi Yasuda   This year the 2020 All-National Honor Ensemble (ANHE) Symphony Orchestra will perform alongside…