Social media for your ensemble

Social Media for Your Ensembles

The life of a band director is a busy one. Planning, sectionals, concerts, paperwork, parent conferences, administration, putting out fires,...

Lessons from Almost a half-century of teaching

9 Rules and 4 Final Lessons from Almost a Half-Century of Teaching

This the third post in this series – the first 8 lessons can be found here and lessons 9-15 can be...

Band Directing

Band Directing – Lessons from Almost a Half-Century of Teaching

This is a continuation of yesterday’s post – the intro and first 8 lessons can be found here! 9. Remember...

Barbara Lambrecht

Lessons from Almost a Half-Century of Teaching

I’ve spent over seven decades on earth, with participation in music in each of them. Like anyone who has lived...

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Inspiration Pack for Band Directors (Free Images Download)

The 10 images below are included in this FREE download! When you SIGN UP HERE and confirm your email you will be...

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The current guest article guidelines are below. They are always being tweeked and edited as needed, so please be prepared...

Band Director

Things They Don’t Tell You About Being a Band Director

Here are a few things people forget to tell you about being a band director… 1  Someone has to set...

TBA archives

Implementing Change in Your Program

If you are looking to implement change in your band program next year, this post is for you! The TBA Archives...