Music Education:
What Students
Want, What
theWorkforce
Needs
Why Music
Education Actually
Matters

Why I’d Spend a
Lot More Time
Practicing Scales
If I Could Do It All
Over Again
Keeping the music
going

22 Undeniable
Struggles All Band
Geeks Know To
Be True
The heartbreak of
being a teacher in
Texas

Study after study
proves that regardless
of socioeconomic
background, music-
making students do
better in school than
those who have no
music involvement.
Bungling Lloyds
silences young
marching band's
tribute to war heroes:
'We can't raise more
money because the
bank won't take it'

Commissioner Williams
names Beaumont ISD
Board of Managers
Top 10 skills
children learn from
the arts

Using Music to
Close the Academic
Gap

7 Things Music
Education Majors
Can Do When
Facing the Job
Market
How Can a School
Music Program
Enhance Student
Academic and
Social Success?

18 Lessons
Marching Band
Teaches Our Kids:
A Parent’s
Perspective
Music Helps Kids
Avoid the
Academic Summer
Slide

The Inside Scoop
on the Music
Empowers
Foundation's
Efforts to Revitalize
Youth Music
Education
Project gives young
brains the benefits
of musical training

Art and Music Are
Professions Worth
Fighting for

How to Save Our
Schools: The Arts
and Music are No
Fairytale
The London
Symphony has
Announced an
18 Year Old
Principal
Trombonist

An event
supporting arts
and music
education amidst
crisis
Are you a new
music teacher
looking for some
teaching tips?
These Business
Leaders Do Their
Jobs Better By
Applying Lessons
From The
Performing Arts

A summer to-do list
for music students
25 Hilarious
Marching Band
Memes

At A New Orleans
High School,
Marching Band Is
A Lifeline For Kids
59 Fundraising
Ideas for your
Music Booster
Group

Extracurriculars
Are Central to
Learning

School districts
across the
country are
counting on your
donation today,
Go! Fight! Win!
Presenting the top
twenty Texas high
school football
programs of all time.

Drummer with
Robotic Arm
Performs First Live
Show

Making Music
Together Increases
Kids’ Empathy

10 Signs You’re A
Recovering Band
Geek
_______________________________
When Students
Won’t Practice

In Their Own Words:
Teachers Bullied by
Colleagues

Solutions for
Teachers Bullied by
Colleagues
Guest Blogs
John Mackey
The world premiere of “Wine-Dark Sea : Symphony for Band” is
two weeks from today, with The University of Texas Wind
Ensemble, conducted by Jerry Junkin
. [go]
Frank Chambers
Given a mirror, most of us could do a fantastic job describing
ourselves to someone else.
[go]
Buzzy Green
A recent study estimates that 10,000 hours of practice gives
an athlete/musician/craftsman an opportunity to be expert.  
How does that relate to beginning band?
[go]
Mark Seaman
If you're asking "if that's what you think about demos, Mark, why
did you buy this box set?"  It's a valid question and I'll just chalk
it up to being a Billy Joel fan
.[go]  
Joe Dixon
We strive for technic that exhibits both grace and agility;
technic that demonstrates comfort with ourselves as well
as a oneness with our instrument
[go]
Why learning music 'makes kids
smarter'

The Impact of Amplification

High School Band Marches In Memory Of
Student
Developing the Whole Child: The
Vital Role of Art and Music
Education

Unpacking the Science: How
Playing Music Changes the
Learning Brain
Competition: How important is
it?

10 OMG moments in classical
music

Developing the Whole Child: The
Vital Role of Art and Music Education
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University
Interscholastic
League
Music
Texas
Music
Educators
Association
Texas Music
Administrators
Conference
The Jazz
Education
Network
Texas Private
School Music
Educators
Association
Association of
Texas Small
School Band
s
Phi Beta Mu
Alpha
Chapter
Texas
Orchestra
Directors
Association
Texas Choral
Directors
Association
National
Association
for Music
Education
Texas
Bandmasters
Association
Musical training
'can improve
language and
reading'
Keeping music
education within
reach
Music Training
Helps Learning &
Memory
There's a Way Your
Saxophones and
Clarinets Can Be
Heard When Marching

More Americans Say
Music Education
Prepares People for
Their Careers and
Problem Solving Than
in 2007
Some Things People
Really Need to Know
About Band

How playing an
instrument benefits
your brain - Anita
Collins
Music education is
a key to student
success
Music parenting’s
unexpected, positive
benefits

A Well-Rounded
Education: This City
is Spending $23
Million to Revive the
Arts
How An Arts
Program Is
Changing A
School's Culture

Commentary
Perspective: The
Cost of Music Ed

Study First to
Detail the Costs of
Comprehensive
Music
7 Celebrities Who
Support Arts in
Education

Guy Posts Music
Joke On
Facebook, Then
Something
Hilarious
Happens…
Classical cred:
Apple turns to
composers to give
its brand a
sophisticated boost

How Do You Get
Latino Kids Into
Classical Music?
Bring The Parents
Ode to Joy: Join
a choir. Science
shows  it’ll make
you feel better.
The Top 17 Ways
Learning a Musical
Instrument Gives
You The Edge

Hospitalized
mother couldn’t
see son perform
on the DCI Tour,
so he brought the
tour to her
10 Great Non
Music Books for
Musicians

10 Really Weird
Pieces of
Classical Music

The Benefits of
Music Education
How Musicians
Really Make
Money in One
Long Graph

Schools add art to
STEM curriculum
Have Baton,
Will Travel
Steve Hankins'
Band Director
Travel Blog
 
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