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Four Questions on Popular Music Education

  Four Questions on Popular Music Education  Toward a More Diverse and Inclusive Music Education   By NAfME Member Steve Holley   Over the course of the past couple of…

Reaching All Students with Music Education

Reaching All Students with Music Education: Professional Development Opportunities in Popular Music Pedagogy By Gareth Dylan Smith, sponsored by Little Kids Rock Popular music is not suitable for every music classroom.…

21st Century Music Education

21st Century Music Education By Nik Preston, sponsored by RSL (Rockschool Limited) I often come across classically trained educators who are seeing diminishing returns in student enrollment, engagement, and retention…

Adult Education: Rock Camp

Adult Education: Rock CampInterview with Electric Rock Bassist Bjorn Englen and Music Director Valerie Ince  By Thomas Amoriello, NAfME Council for Guitar Education Chair Elect Our average NAfME member may have…

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…