Unpacked

A Blog for Performing Arts Educators

    by Erin Grigson on 18 December 2019

    Mark Ford: On Teaching Percussion

    Earlier this year, we sat down with Mark Ford, marimba artist and the coordinator of Percussion at The University of North Texas College of Music,...

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    festival performance, Classroom Tips, Music Education

    by Erin Grigson on 7 August 2019

    Top Four Reasons to Book A Festival Performance For Your Students

    We already know that student travel is transformational. It increases cultural awareness, positively impacts personal development, education and...

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    Music Festivals, Student Group Travel, festival performance, Student Travel, Music Education

    by Erin M. Grigson on 24 April 2019

    Beyond The Clef With Colonel Palmatier

    As part of our Beyond the Clef Legacy Series, we are honored to sit down with Colonel Thomas Palmatier, the retired commander of the United States...

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    Marching Band, Industry, Music Education

    by Jon Locke on 6 February 2019

    The ABC's of a Healthy Music Program

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    Classroom Tips, Music Education