A Chat with Ian Ross, Part 1 (CMEP014: Read the Episode)

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 014 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 014 Transcript Introduction Debbie Here is the Crescendo Music Education Podcast Episode #14.In this episode of the Crescendo…

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A Chat with Paul Holley, Part 2 (CMEP013: Read the Episode)

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 013 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 013 Transcript Introduction DebbieHere is the Crescendo Music Education Podcast, Episode #13. Welcome to the second part of…

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A Chat with Paul Holley, Part 1 (CMEP012: Read the Episode)

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 012 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 012 Transcript Introduction DebbieHere is the Crescendo Music Education Podcast # 12. Gee did I love recording this…

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A Chat with Mark Puddy (CMEP011: Read the Episode)

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 011 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 011 Transcript Introduction DebbieHere is the crescendo music education Podcast, episode number 11.This episode, you’ll hear me have…

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A Chat with Rhonda Davidson-Irwin, Part 2 (CMEP010: Read the Episode)

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 010 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 010 Transcript Introduction 00:00:00DebbieHere is the Crescendo Music Education Podcast Episode Number 10. And now for the second…

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A Chat with Rhonda Davidson-Irwin, Part 1 (CMEP009: Read the Episode)

Read the Episode 009

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 009 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 009 Transcript Introduction 00:00:00DebbieHere is the Crescendo Music Education Podcast Episode 9. Time for my chat with Rhonda…

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How Do I Teach Music If I’m Not a Musician?

How Do I Teach Music If I'm Not a Musician?

I was very fortunate to have a chat recently with Pete & Corinne from The Musical Me on their podcast, “The Primary Music Show.” Highlights from “How Do I Teach Music If I’m Not a Musician?” Using Music There are many ways to use music. Here are some of my favourites: Brain Breaks Movement Transitions…

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Batching Rhythm Activities (CMEP008: Read the Episode)

About ‘Read the Episode’: Sometimes we would rather skim visually instead of listening to a podcast! That’s a great way to learn too! The transcript to episode 008 of The Crescendo Music Education Podcast is below. Episode 008 Transcript Introduction 00:00:00DebbieHere is the Crescendo Music Education Podcast Episode #8. Hi everyone, in this episode, we’re…

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Practising Rhythm Using YouTube

I have a confession to make. I LOVE YouTube. Seriously, I really love YouTube. I rely on it in my music lessons. Do not get me wrong, I could operate without it; modestly I could say I could operate quite well without it. However, I love sprinkling a little YouTube magic in my lessons. Instant…

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6 YouTube Clips to Practice Letternames

However you teach letternames, whatever sequence you use, there is always a need to revise and practice. Of course, we all sing and play music from the staff, and that would include letternames, but this post is not about methodology or pedagogy. Here are my six favourite YouTube clips for practicing Letternames. 1. Every Good…

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