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Music Has Changed My Life For Good

By Sarah Saucedo The marching band and music world have been integral parts of my life for 25 years now. Not only was I involved in the activity in high school, but I married into it as well! I have lived and breathed music on both sides of the fence for most of my life, … Continue reading Music Has Changed My Life For Good

Encourage Your High School Student to Play in a Community Band

by Marc C. Whitt If your community or local region is blessed to have a community band, you may wish to check it out as a perfect complement to your high school child’s musical experience. Rehearsing and performing with such an ensemble can certainly be a highlight to their music education and budding performance career. … Continue reading Encourage Your High School Student to Play in a Community Band

Planning for the Inevitable; Preventing Stage Fright by Doing This 1 Thing

by Donna Schwartz Don’t you hate when you think you’ve planned for every conceivable scenario, and Murphy is right there throwing you a curveball? You think you’ve accounted for everything. You have the address and directions, the room number, audition time, and the name of the contact person at the audition site. You’re all set, … Continue reading Planning for the Inevitable; Preventing Stage Fright by Doing This 1 Thing

December 2014 Webinar – Magical Mystical Superheroes, Engage!

Telling a story to manage the vision & purpose of your ensemble. Join humorously inspiring author, columnist, and music education advocate DJ Corchin as he joins in AMP’s conversation about keeping your group engaged. This webinar features The 13th Chair’s signature humor and wit to ask, “What is your group’s story?” Ever read a book … Continue reading December 2014 Webinar – Magical Mystical Superheroes, Engage!