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Blog posts May 2014

Strategies for Consistent Practicing

May 21, 2014

Notes from Nancy Daley's presentation to Suzuki faculty on consistent practicing.


GOAL: TEACH STUDENTS HOW TO PRACTICE!

1. Get daily practice and listening topic out in the open! First lesson of Fall, I tell them what I expect

2. Don't ask amount of time because I just want to encourage regular…

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Percussion Pedagogy Notes

May 10, 2014

by David Birrow Birrow.David@MacPhail.org

We set a world record the other day by getting 9 MacPhail percussion faculty in the same room at the same time. It was exciting to talk with other percussionists about teaching. Here are a couple notes which came up during the meeting and may be useful for…

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