I’d like to wish a Happy Mother’s Day to all of the women who are their kids MOMS that read MusTech.Net! To that end, I would like to direct any reader to Espie’s About Music Education blog where she has written a lot of great, related music/educational information about Mother’s day.:
Espie is a full time MOM, a full time music educator, full time blogger, and good friend of MusTech.Net. Some of her Mother’s Day posts and articles include:
- Songs for Mother’s Day
A collection of songs to honor that special woman in your life – Mom!
- Heart-Warming Ideas for Mother’s Day
A collection of ideas to celebrate Mother’s Day.
- Mother’s Day Articles – Songs for Moms
A collection of articles meant to make Mother’s Day extra special.
- Songs About Mothers – Music Sheet, Lyrics and Music Samples
Heart-Warming Ideas for Mother’s Day… Songs for Mother’s Day
Famous Moms in Music
In honor of Mother’s Day, let’s get to know some of the most famous women in music who were not only gifted composers, but also devoted moms.
Please take the time to visit Espie (One of our ME BLOGGERS!) and take a look at her terrific site. She truly is one of the most active Music Education Bloggers that I am aware of and, her nearly endless list of great posts are the proof! :)
Happy Mother’s Day to all!
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.