Alternative Music Classes: Why Not Guitar?

Alternative Music Classes: Why Not Guitar? By NAfME Member Bill Swick  Article originally posted on OUPBlog  The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) formerly known as MENC is the world’s largest…

The Opportunities Guitar Education Brings

Opportunities Guitar Education Brings Interview with Chairperson Bill Swick, NAfME Council for Guitar Education By NAfME Member Thomas Amoriello Jr. Flemington Raritan School District Bill Swick currently teaches guitar and…

The Popular/Commercial Music Ensemble Cheat Sheet

The Popular/Commercial Music Ensemble Cheat Sheet Popular Music Terms to Know By NAfME Member Stephen Holley  Welcome to the third article in our series on commercial/popular music education (PME). I…

The 21st Century Music Curriculum – Why Guitar?

The 21st Century Music Curriculum – Why Guitar? By NAfME Member Scott Seifried Article originally posted on OUPBlog  In her keynote speech at Vision 2020: The Housewright Symposium on the Future of…

Empowering the Musician in Your Classroom

Empowering the Musician in Your Classroom By NAfME Members Thomas Amoriello & Matthew S. Ablan Article originally published in NJ Music Educators Association journal, Tempo You may not know the name,…

Joe Stump

Heavy Metal Guitar: Neo-Classical Style

Interested in reprinting this article? Please review the reprint guidelines. Joe Who? Joe “SHREDLORD” Stump — That’s Who! Heavy Metal Guitar: Neo-Classical Style By NAfME Member Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar…