Tag: Midwest Clinic Conducting Music Education

Dec 17 2011

Midwest Clinic, Part 3

Today is my last full day here at the Midwest, and it was another day full of great events. I started the day with breakfast with my dear friend Scarlett O’Hara – yes, it is really her name – well, her maiden name. I have known Scarlett from my days as a 20-something free spirit …

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Dec 16 2011

Midwest Clinic, Part 2

Thursday was full of many activities and events. I began the day working my way through the exhibits, spending time specifically at the Disney Music Festival booth (discussing our upcoming trip), SmartMusic (online practice application), and the various publishers. I attended an excellent clinic with Richard Floyd and the US Army Band, entitled “Do You …

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Dec 15 2011

Midwest Clinic, Part 1

First, let me say that I love coming to the Midwest Clinic. For me, it is better than Homecoming in many ways. I get to see colleagues from all over the country and world, hear amazing concerts, and learn about the newest repertoire and instruments available in our amazing industry. My flight from LaGuardia to …

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