Posts by BandDirector

Teaching beginning Band

Teaching Beginning Band with Games – Jeopardy

Teaching beginning band with this game is a great way to make class more fun while reviewing many different concepts....

Improving Sightreading Skills with Thirds

Thirds patterns are an excellent way to bridge the gap between playing scales and sightreading within a specific key.  Here’s a...

It’s All in the State of Mind

It is appropriate that this post be dedicated to Randy Storie.  He was an inspirational band director and mentor to...