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The School Music Radio Show!

  The School Music Radio Show! By Adam Perlmutter   This article first appeared in the August 2017 issue of Teaching Music.   Katie Carlisle, associate professor of music education at…

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Marching to Success

Marching to Success Myra Rhoden Is NAfME’s Band Director of the Year By Lisa Ferber This article originally appeared in the April 2018 issue of Teaching Music Magazine.   Myra Rhoden knows how…

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Guitar Class, Well Worth It!

Guitar Class, Well Worth It! By Thomas Amoriello Jr. NAfME Member and NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair-Elect There are so many great stories to share about what’s happening in…

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Melody—Why Isn’t It Taught?

  Melody—Why Isn’t It Taught? By Jack Perricone This article was originally published on the OUP Blog. Melody is one of the four foundational materials—melody, harmony, rhythm, and texture— used…