Practice Schedules Made Fun!

As the back-to-school season approaches, my thoughts have turned to the new students starting in September. I think it’s natural to make every teaching year better than the last. I learn something new from every student, because sooner or later, every student asks me a question I’d never heard before and never thought to ask! […]

Thoughts on memorization

With the Brooks Music Festival happening 2 weeks ago, I had the chance to talk to a lot of people active and interested in promoting music education in our community, both parents and teachers. One thing that came up repeatedly was memorization. At the Brooks festival, we do not currently require performers to have their […]