September / October 2021

The International Board created the project at Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic and this is the ninth series of articles under “Teaching Tips”, “The Profession” and “Repertoire” topics. A big THANK YOU to the Alpha chapter members & Texas directors who share their knowledge with us this series! All the articles will remain on the

May / June 2021

The International Board created the project at Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic and this is the eighth series of articles under “Teaching Tips”, “The Profession” and “Repertoire” topics. All articles will remain on the PBM International website as a resource for directors, so please share and consult the previous submissions under the EO tab. I

Choosing Quality Literature

Roland Sandoval Texas Bandmasters Association President Elect, 2019-2021 Learning and growing as a teacher is a never-ending journey. As a musician I have been “banding” since 6th grade. I sat in rehearsals, observing, doing, practicing, performing, and eventually studying the art form to earn a degree. In higher education I realized I was entering the IKEA

Canadian Band Association – Canadian Repertoire Feature

Band directors can find monthly reviews of Canadian band repertoire on the CBA website. On the website you can find links to a copy of some or all of the score as well as links to a recording. There are pieces of various playing levels, some new, and some older. It is a great resource for