Hidden Careers in Music Education

As a music teacher, you are always looking for new lessons for your students. A constant challenge is finding new ways to add value to the class through music. One way that music teachers can demonstrate the value of music education is to expose your students to some...

The Crisis of Classical Music in America

Though my forthcoming book, “The Crisis of Classical Music in America” envisions a whole new eco-system for music in the United States, I am delighted to write on the all-important role of the K-12 sector. A vital part of my thesis is that, all too often, the islands...

Learning Music With Technology

Learning music with technology is something that students in Stacey Depner’s fourth and fifth-grade music classes at Genoa Elementary School have been enjoying.  They call it “Bring Your Own Device” since they have been using their own mobile electronic...