Posts for October 2017

October 31, 2017

Favorite blog posts, October 2017

Hand-picked high-quality woodwind-related blog posts from around the web, October 2017 edition.

October 28, 2017

Sample woodwind methods syllabus

Shortly before the beginning of fall and spring semesters, I usually get a few emails from new university professors and adjuncts looking for advice and resources on teaching woodwind methods courses. I’m happy to hear from folks, but thought it might be helpful to make available a generic syllabus based on how I teach my ...

October 18, 2017

Connecting observations to techniques

For instrumental music teachers' feedback to be useful, it needs to connect an observation to a technique.

October 9, 2017

Getting past frustration and burnout

Every musician (and music student) goes through periods of frustration and burnout. But there's no one-size-fits-all solution.
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