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Thank you NCMEA and VMEA for a String Riffs November
Hoping you were rejuvenated by sessions and comraderie with other String teachers. I had the best time. Hope to see you at Nat ASTA.
Black Friday 20% refund after sale, Fri and Sat 11/26-27/21
Let’s give back this Black Friday and extend it into Saturday. I want to try something today. I’m offering a String Riffs 20% discount on uPRINT only from my website only, in the form of a refund after purchase. Refunds will be taken care of this evening. If it...
ASU Adult Strings with Marg Schmidt and Scott Glasser
Marg and Scott’s Summer ASU Adult Strings Teacher Class is always a hit. We discussed String Riffs Music, Self Publishing, and composition ideas. These amazing teachers helped to refine my new piece “Pupusas Especiales. Wonderful Zoom sharing this summer
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String Riffs Reading Session OSU-String Teacher’s Workshop, shared this with participants. Check it out.
Make Music Day at Stanton’s Sheet Music
StringRiffs Mingo the Dingo from level Beginning to 3 String Riffs Quintet plays String Riffs music available through Stantons.com or StringRiffs.com
Hootenanny Flex-Pack a hit with Linfield 3-5 graders
Dear Karen, Thank you so much for sharing these pieces with me! I passed out Hootenanny to my kids yesterday and they LOVED it!! It is the first “real” piece of music they have tried (3-5 grade beginners – up until now we’ve just been playing unison exercises from...
String Riffs Scale Sheets as Tools (Affordable, too)
IMG_0201 String Riffs One Octave Scale Sheets - C Major thru 4 Sharps and Flats work as tools for teachers and students. They can be creatively adapted to your needs. Each one is different, each one works different skills.
My first Zoom Session Q&A for OSUSTW
What an experience to be the focus of a Zoom Q&A about 3 videos I created for OSU’s String Teacher Workshop 2020. Everyone brought good questions and opinions to the discussion. There is anxiety over the 2020 school music start. Please give orchestra/band teachers...
Composition Zoom with ASU Adult Strings and Dr Marg Schmidt/Scott Glasser
Honored to be asked by Scott Glasser and Marg Schmidt to share Thoughts about Composition for String Orchestra with ASU’s Adult String Education Class regarding leveling of music, parameters in composition, and score study of some of my pieces. We are “Zoom”ing this...