How to Travel with a Music Ensemble, Part 2

“It Takes a Village.” Your Next Steps to a Successful Tour. Part 2 of the series By Dan Schwartz   Ensemble directors are great leaders. They marshal dozens of individuals…

You Can Mix Music and Politics

NAfME Hill Day 2015 Recap   Last week, the National Association for Music Education capped off its annual Hill Day event, with more than 200 music education advocates (including 47…

Creating Storytellers in your General Music Classroom

Creating Storytellers in your General Music Classroom By NAfME Member Greg Wilfrid   Storytelling The art of storytelling pervades our culture throughout history. Storytelling is a way to better understand humanity,…

Sen. Murray Introduces Early Childhood Education Bill

Improvement to Early Learning Opportunities Yesterday, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Ranking Member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, introduced the “Strong Start for America’s Children Act…