The list continues to grow and apparently April Showers brings ME Blogger Power! (You know that was funny err.. lame!) Please say hello and take the time to visit the following new ME Bloggers! I will be posting the complete compiled list in the next few days!
37. Roger Whaley, http://rogerwhaley.blogspot.com-The BandEdToolShed
38. Martha Grondin, http://mgrondin.edublogs.org-Artful, Tuneful, Beatful
39. Kevin Tuck, http://percussioneducationonline.com -Percussion Education Online
40. Janice Tuck, http://www.musicteachersblog.com -The Music Teachers Blog
41. Steve Raybould, http://pmsbnc.blogspot.com-Band and Chours and PMS/PJHS
42. Matthew Beresik, http://mdberesik.wordpress.com -Music, Life, Education, Technology (M-LET)
Please take the time to visit these new ME Bloggers and welcome them to our campaign! I have a few more to post, but I’m still waiting on some data from them. If you want to join our campaign, Now’s The Time! (To use a name from one of my favorite jazz tunes).
I will be getting the new ME Bloggers their FREE NAXOS CODE information in the next few days. I have sent emails out to the first 36 already, if you did not get them, please email me at info[at]mustech.net your email information.
I’m doing the best I can to keep up with all of this… expect more related ME posts in the near future!
Joseph M. Pisano, Ph.D., is an industry innovator, educator, clinician and lecturer, trumpeter and conductor, and the creator of many music and education websites. He is currently the Vice President of Innovation and Engagement at Keystone Ridge Designs, Inc. After twenty-three years as a professor and administrator in higher education, he made the move into industry in 2018.
As one of the youngest full professors in Grove City’s history, he served in many capacities during his tenure including Professor of music, Director of Music and Fine Arts Technology, Technical Director of the Pew Fine Arts Center, Associate/Assistant Chair of Music and Fine Arts, Director of Jazz Studies.
He finished his tenure at the college as the Director of Bands, where he directed the college’s Symphonic Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, Marching Band, Pep Band, and various smaller ensembles. He continues to guest direct bands, consult with music programs, and adjudicate ensembles and programs today.
He has been named a TI:ME Teacher of the Year, received the JEN Jazz Educator Award, the PA Citation of Excellence, and named a “member for life” of the PA Intercollegiate Bandmasters Association. He is a past Vice President of the Technology Institute for Music Educators, an associate member of the American Bandmasters Association, a past President of the PA Intercollegiate Bandmasters Association, and a member of various education and music honoraries.
He has written for numerous publications including DCI Magazine, Teaching Music Magazine, SBO, and was the Educational Editor for In-Tune Monthly Magazine for eight years; he has contributed hundreds of articles to various publications.
He is an active conductor, trumpeter, clinician, and educator. Find out more at his website: jpisano.com.