education

Member Spotlight – Brigitte-Louise Lessard

By |December 1st, 2016|

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 technology tool or resource that you’ve used in your music teaching
I’ve been using Acid Xpress for years, but I’m now turning to […]

Member Spotlight – Brian Ellison

By |November 24th, 2016|

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 School in Painted Post, NY.
Name one favourite technology tool or resource that you’ve used in your music teaching
Out of all of […]

Bringing Recorder Instruction To Life With Technology

By |November 21st, 2016|

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 blog, you can apply here.

The author of today’s article is Joshua Manfroni – a general music teacher at Chestnut […]

Recording Rock Band Rehearsals – 3 Simple Options For Music Teachers

By |November 15th, 2016|

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 can apply here.

Welcome to another blog post written by a guest author.  The author of today’s article is Martin […]

Lesson Plan: Composer of the Month Collages

By |October 24th, 2016|

Composer Of The Month Pic Collages
This article has been written by a guest poster.  If you’re interested in contributing an article, you can apply here.

Welcome to the first blog post written by a guest author! The author is Justin Kamp – a K-3 and 6th grade General Music teacher in Milton, Wisconsin.  Justin is […]

Member Spotlight – Neil Gracey

By |October 19th, 2016|

Midnight Music Community Member Spotlight
The Midnight Music Community “member spotlights” let you take a sneak peek into the music tech journey (so far!) of one of our members.

This second Spotlight article features Neil Gracey from Westbourne Grammar, Victoria Australia.  Neil’s school is in Melbourne where I live and I’ve enjoyed working with Neil and the other […]

Member Spotlight – Janice Cook

By |October 5th, 2016|

Midnight Music Community Member Spotlight
The Midnight Music Community “member spotlights” let you take a sneak peek into the music tech journey (so far!) of one of our members.

The first Spotlight article features one of my most enthusiastic action-taking members Janice Cook from Vernon Center Middle School, Vernon, CT in the USA.

Janice has discovered that incorporating […]

Get Started Fast With Sibelius for Educators Part 5

By |August 8th, 2016|

Sibelius tutorials for educators (continued)
This is the fifth part in a series of posts that feature Sibelius tutorial videos that I created especially for educators.  You can links to the other parts at the bottom of this post.
Part 5: The Digital Notation Scrapbook
The fifth episode covers the Sibelius Ideas feature in which there are over […]

Get Started Fast With Sibelius for Educators Part 4

By |August 1st, 2016|

Sibelius tutorials for educators (continued)
This is the fourth part in a series of posts that feature Sibelius tutorial videos that I created especially for educators.  You can links to the other parts at the bottom of this post.
Part 4: All About Graphics
In this fourth episode, we focus on how to create musical graphics from your […]

Get Started Fast With Sibelius for Educators Part 3

By |July 25th, 2016|

Sibelius tutorials for educators (continued)
This is the third part in a series of posts that feature Sibelius tutorial videos that I created especially for educators.  You can links to the other parts at the bottom of this post.
Part 3: Creating Quality Audio Files and Backing Tracks
In this third episode, we focus on creating audio files […]