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Organization Tips for the First Days of School

Organization Tips for the First Days of School By NAfME Member Meghan Cabral This article was originally published on the SmartMusic blog. The importance of getting organized for your students’…

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Preparing Students for Auditions

Preparing Students for Auditions Three Areas to Consider By NAfME Member Tom Sabatino This article was originally published on “Cued In,” the J.W. Pepper blog.   It never failed. Late…

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Intimidating Improvisation Simplified

Intimidating Improvisation Simplified Focus on the Blues By NAfME Member Sarin Williams   Like many music educators today, my background was strictly in classical music—until I sought out an independent…

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Guitar Class in the Bluegrass State

Guitar Class in the Bluegrass State Number 18: The Commonwealth of Kentucky By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   Today the NAfME Council for Guitar Education…

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Guitar Class in the Show-Me State

Guitar Class in the Show-Me State Number 16: The State of Missouri   By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair    Today we visit Lafayette High School…

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The Concert Is Over

The Concert Is Over Now What?!   By NAfME Member Lori Schwartz Reichl This article was originally published in the May 2018 teacher edition of In Tune Magazine.   “Follow effective…

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Considerations in Choosing a Summer Music Camp

Expanding Musical Opportunities Considerations in Choosing a Summer Music Camp By Dr. Jenny L. Neff, Eastern Division Representative of the NAfME Council for Band Education   Many times over the…