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Guiding and Learning from the Audition Process

Guiding and Learning from the Process Educators use a variety of strategies to guide students through the application process for the NAfME All-National Honor Ensembles—and pick up new strategies for…

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“I Teach—What’s Your Superpower?”

“I Teach—What’s Your Superpower?” Member Spotlight: Argine Safari This article originally appeared in the April 2017 Teaching Music.   THERE’S A SIGN on the piano in the room where NAfME member Argine…

Teaching Clarinet: The Very First Lesson

Teaching Clarinet: The Very First Lesson By NAfME Member Wendy Higdon Article originally posted on On and Off the Podium In June, I teach a three-week summer band class for…

Four Questions for New Teachers

  Remarks to Michigan State University NAfME Collegiate Members   By Nancy Flanagan  As first appeared in Education Week’s Teacher in a Strange Land Blog on September 21, 2015. Reprinted…