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Lesson plan – Composing A Movie Trailer

A beginner film scoring lesson This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music blog, you can [...]

By | January 12th, 2017|Categories: Lesson plans and ideas, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , |0 Comments

MTT00: Introducing the Music Tech Teacher Podcast

Introducing the Music Tech Teacher Podcast! I'm happy to announce that I've been working on a new project lately - a new podcast, especially for music teachers who would like to learn more about using technology in [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Podcast|0 Comments

10 Most Popular Music Tech in Education Posts of 2016

Happy holiday season! As the year comes to a close, I’ve been reviewing what went on here at Midnight Music in 2016. It was an exciting year for me and I’ve celebrated a few milestones along [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Categories: Music Tech Tips|Tags: , |1 Comment

Christmas Songs Emoji Quiz [Free download]

The Christmas Song Emoji Quiz! Last night I noticed that one of the posts in the Music Teachers Facebook group was getting a lot of attention.  Teacher Krista Reeder invited everyone to take part in a [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: General, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , |12 Comments

Clever Music Videos for the Holiday Season Part 3

  Holiday season music videos As the year draws to a close, I thought I'd share a few favourite clever/funny music videos that you might find useful to show your students. This is the third time I've [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Categories: General, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , |4 Comments

Clone Yourself – The Flipped Classroom in Elementary Music Education

Clone yourself! This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music blog, you can apply here. Welcome [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|Categories: How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Member Spotlight – Brigitte-Louise Lessard

Midnight Music Community Member Spotlight This member spotlight features Brigitte-Louise Lessard from Québec, Canada. What do you teach and where? Music in elementary School (1st to 6th grade) in Québec, Canada (in French) Name one favourite [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Member Spotlight, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Get real – making better sounding MIDI backing tracks

Making better sounding MIDI tracks This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music blog, you can [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , |1 Comment

Member Spotlight – Brian Ellison

Midnight Music Community Member Spotlight This member spotlight features Brian Ellison from Painted Post, NY. What do you teach and where? I teach 6th and 7th grade Music Technology and Electronic Music at Corning-Painted Post Middle [...]

By | November 24th, 2016|Categories: Member Spotlight, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Bringing Recorder Instruction To Life With Technology

How I use technology to impact recorder class This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Categories: How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , , , |4 Comments

Recording Rock Band Rehearsals – 3 Simple Options For Music Teachers

Increase the effectiveness of your rehearsals This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music blog, you [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Presenting engaging music lessons: swag your slideshows with Sway

Swag your slideshows with Sway This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music blog, you can [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Categories: How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|Tags: , , |4 Comments