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GMEA 2015 Clinic "I've Got Rhythm"
Scale and Rhythm Sheet
Sixteenth Rhythm Sheet
Six Eight Rhythm Sheet
Jim Skipper 4/4 Time Rhythm Sheet
Jim Skipper Cut Time Rhythm Sheet
Jim Skipper Fast 6/8 Rhythm Sheet
Jim Skipper Slow 6/8 Rhythm Sheet
Rhythm Sheet WN6
Rhythm Sheet WN 7 Thanks to David Wilkes (Band Director at Woodward Academy North) for the WN Rhythm Sheets.
All State Audition Preparation by Kenneth F. Beard
Festival Preparation by Derik Clackum (This is really good!)
Teaching Articulation Styles by Bill Melton
Large Group Performance Preparation by Kenneth F. Beard
Little Things, Big Differences by David Gregory, Director of Bands, Reinhardt University, Waleska, GA. This was presented at the 2011 GMEA In-Service Conference.
Not a Silverback, But Definitely Not a Monkey by Michael Oubre and Audrey Murphy. This was presented at the 2011 GMEA In-Service Conference.
Rehearsal Plan by Kenneth F. Beard, for use to help students understand what must be done to prepare for performance. Powerpoint version here.
The One Two Three Method by Dr. Douglas Hill, Director of Instrumental Ensembles and Undergraduate Studies Mercer University
Here is a marching band Recruitment Trailer that South Paulding HS made for recruitment from the Middle School. Seems like a good idea for anyone to copy.
Encore! Music Camp is a summer band camp for 5th through 9th grade students.
Mercer University has a summer band camp. The brochure is here, and the website link is here. It looks like a great staff of teachers!
Athena Music and Leadership Camp / An all girls band and orchestra camp, June 5-9, 2012
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