Time to Jazz It Up at MENC

MENC: The National Association for Music Education launched a special section of its website just for jazz educators on May 30. The section includes news and articles of interest to…

Serving Jazz Educators is the Aim of New MENC Initiative

MENC will step forward to meet the challenge to the music education community caused by the dissolution of the International Association for Jazz Education. To support education in jazz, the quintessentially American art form,…

“Phenomenal” Winners Solo with the Marine Band

  According to Director Colonel Michael Colburn, the two students chosen as the inaugural winners of “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band Concerto Contest are “phenomenal” musicians. They proved…

Choosing Choir Music for Children

“Watching children’s faces as choral repertoire becomes part of them is one of the great joys in a conductor’s life. This integration of musical meaning and human understanding can only…