The Gifts of Music

Critical Thinking, Precision, Team Work [Video]
For over eight years, I taught broadcast journalism at the collegiate level and continuously heard colleagues questioning whether or not educators were teaching students critical thinking skills.
One university clearing teaching critical thinking, and other valuable skills such as listening, observat…
Enjoying Summer Concerts? Support the Next Generation of Musicians
Summer in Maine is rich with live music performance.
Festivals and concerts are as musically diverse as the communities in which they're hosted, and most people would agree that live music enhances every event.
The evidence proving the benefits of music in people's lives is endless, from teaching youn…
March is Music in Our Schools Month but Every Month Should Be!
(Highlights District VI Jazz Vocal Music Competition-Sumner Memorial H.S. 2013)
Take just a minute and think about all the ways your life is enhanced by music. You might enjoy your favorite musical, a church hymn, a thunderous score for an epic movie, or the soothing sounds of a symphony orchestra...