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Orchestra Gives You Wings

Orchestra Gives You Wings How to Propel Student Learning for a Flying Start By NAfME member Angela Harman   My family has a pet bird.  He’s a parakeet that lives in…

Top 5 Orchestra Recruitment Tips

Top 5 Orchestra Recruitment Tips Successful Ways to Build Your Orchestra Program By Maria Stefanova Mar   Orchestra recruitment is an important part of every orchestra director’s position. We all…

Creating a Thriving Middle School Orchestra Program

Creating a Thriving Middle School Orchestra Program By Wendy K. Moy, DMADirector of Choral Activities and Music EducationConnecticut CollegeNew London, CT   Fresh out of my undergraduate program, I began…

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Top 10 Tips for Music Recruitment

by: Sarah Bean Stafford Granite Falls Middle School Band Director in Caldwell County, North Carolina   We’ve all been there. Looking out at a crowd of little, seemingly fresh-out-of-the-womb faces…