drummer

Make a Sound!: Interview with Drummer Michael Bland

Make a Sound!  Interview with Drummer Extraordinaire Michael Bland   By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   “Whenever Prince saw me paralyzed and afraid, he’d say, ‘Put…

guitar education

Guitar Best Practices in the First and Second Year

Guitar Best Practices NAfME Beginner (Year 1) and Intermediate (Year 2)   By Christopher Perez, NAfME Guitar Council Southern Division Representative   Many schools today offer guitar classes and guitar ensembles…

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Guitar Class in the Gem State

Guitar Class in the Gem State Number 10: The State of Idaho By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   Today we visit Idaho with respected guitar…

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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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Guitar Class in the Old Dominion

Guitar Class in the Old Dominion Number 9: Commonwealth of Virginia By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   Dr. Kevin Vigil currently serves on the NAfME Council…

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Summer Camp with Teaching Guitar Workshops

Summer Camp with Teaching Guitar Workshops Celebrating 25 Years of Teaching Guitar By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair   Attention NAfME members! Are you interested in…

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Towards a More Inclusive Music Education

Towards a More Inclusive Music Education Diversifying the Styles of Music We Study, Create, and Perform By NAfME Member Steve Holley   Change can sometimes be scary. After 19 years…