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SmartMusic now Available to AMP Members at a 20% Discount

Focused Practice. Instant Feedback. Documented Progress. SmartMusic is the award winning software used by music educators around the world to enhance their programs and provides a way to dramatically improve their students’ skills. Student practice is focused because they receive immediate feedback while listening to their performance and seeing the correct and incorrect rhythms and … Continue reading SmartMusic now Available to AMP Members at a 20% Discount

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

Practice Space

From time to time, we’ll feature guest posts from those throughout the music education community. This one was written by Carol Costantino, the creator and managing editor of minormusicllc.com, a blogsite for the parents and teachers of young musicians. Minor Music, LLC publishes classroom materials that infuse music content across the K-5 curriculum. Carol is also a high school band wife and the mom of two young musicians. You can also find her on Twitter, like I did, at @MinorMusic.