Articles about music education


NAfME Member Spotlight: Wendy Sims and Lifelong Music Learning - NAfME

Last updated: 10/18/2018

Wendy L. Sims is the recipient of this year’s National Association for Music Education Senior Researcher Award, presented March 19, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia, at NAfME’s Music

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In Our Schools: Travis Williamson, music teacher Gov. Mifflin Middle School

Last updated: 10/18/2018

How I spend my free time: Playing drums, camping/RVing, collecting Disney memorabilia and spending time making memories with my family. Teacher who inspired me: Mr. Jeff Wise, my

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Creating In Context: Using Repertoire and Music Literacy Concepts To Create With Technology

Last updated: 10/18/2018

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, y

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Save The Music: 3 Danbury Schools Get $105K From VH1 For Instruments

Last updated: 10/17/2018

DANBURY, Conn. — Three Danbury elementary schools will receive $105,000 this school year from VH1 Save the Music to fund programs for students who dream of playing musical inst

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33rd World Conference of International Society for Music Education / 15-20 July 2018 / Baku / Azerbaijan

Last updated: 10/17/2018

Bros Group has been appointed as the official housing agent for ISME 2018. Their services will enable you to arrange your accommodation in Baku in a few quick steps. The housing ag

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Music education helps improve children's ability to learn

Last updated: 10/16/2018

What if a large number of scientific studies found there was one activity that could improve our cognitive function, help our memory systems work effectively, help us learn languag

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Music disappearing from curriculum, schools survey shows

Last updated: 10/16/2018

Music could disappear from the curriculum, as research shows the number of schools offering the subject at A-level is in sharp decline and fewer students are taking it at GCSE. A

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The AIF and MU announce details of ‘Fair Play for Festivals’ agreement

Last updated: 10/16/2018

The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) and the MU have launched an agreement that will mutually benefit emerging artists who are represented by the MU and the AIF’s 55 me

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33rd World Conference of International Society for Music Education / 15-20 July 2018 / Baku / Azerbaijan

Last updated: 10/15/2018

AIM The aim of the 33rd ISME World Conference 2018 is to foster global understanding and cooperation among the world's music educators, by strengthening ties and sharing ideas abou

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The Guardian view on musical education: it needs social harmony | Editorial

Last updated: 10/14/2018

The new Birmingham Conservatoire is in many ways a reminder of the Brummie resurgence. England’s second city centre was not long ago written off as an urban doughnut – a tiny c

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