It’s time for another ME Blogger update. I will be creating a compiled NEW MAY OPML File of all the bloggers by the end of next week. Please look for it. Ladies and Gentlemen, we are one blogger away from Fifty!.
Susan Hurst – Music, Middle School and Web 2.0
50. Who will be number fifty?
There are a few of you who are on the “fence” about this, get off and join in today! To find out more about the ME Blogger campaign and the latest updates visit here, bookmark this link!:
If for some reason I’ve missed you please contact me again. I have been posting changes to blog addresses as I receive them from all of you. May is a great month to check out your other ME Bloggers and leave them a comment.
Joel over at http://www.soyouwanttoteach.com/ and I have been talking about starting a Music Education Blog Carnival for months now. I have to say that, we are looking forward to starting this. I am penciling in the date June 1st to start this among the ME Bloggers and any others that would like to take part in this. Stay tuned for more information in the upcoming weeks.
Here is the current list of ME Bloggers, please add any and all to your posts and WHY NOT MAKE A POST LISTING ALL THESE GREAT PEOPLE (Cut & Paste)! :)
Dr. Joseph M. Pisano- MusTech.net
Owen Bradley -The Digital Music Educator
Evan Tobias- Catalysts & Connections
Espie Estrella -About Music Education
Dr. James Frankel- Music Technology in Education
Dr. Miikka Salavuo- Music Education, Technology & Social Media
Pete Whitfield- e-Learning for Music
Chad Criswell- Music Ed. Magic
Dr. Jonathan Savage- Jonathan Savage
V. Keith Mason- Music Tech. for Me.
Travis J. Weller- Composing Like Mad
Ken Pendergrass- Music is Not for Insects
Joel- So You Want to Teach
Steve Engel- Music Ed. Lounge
Linda Granite- Bb, F#
Jason Heath- Double Bass Blog
Robert Brannan- The Music is Free
Deborah Valdivia-Zwolinski- DVZ’s Mix
Kyle Gardner- Choir Teachers
Paul Draper- Draper’s Blogspot
John Wilborn- John Wilborn’s Weblog
Leo Park- I Know…I Think
Stan Haskins- Glued to the String
Edgar Groves- Edgar Groves’ Weblog
Barbara Freedman- Music Ed. Tech.
Dr. Tom Rudolph- Make the Most of Notation Software
Dale Lewis- Teaching the “Wire Choir”
Dr. Kevin Andry-Dr. Andry’s Band Blog
Steffany Perham- Perham’s Prattlings
Alex Ruthmann- Alex Ruthmann’s Blog
Carol Broos- Be A Techie:)
Geejay Arrioloa and Jeffrey Langlois -Music Anthology
Michael Compton -Southern Iowa Music Education Network
Eric Wright- QACHS’s Band Blog
Jonathan Filbert -Sound On ~Music and Music Education
Alison Hulihan- Marching Music
Roger Whaley -The BandEd ToolShed
Martha Grondin -Artful, Tuneful, Beatful
Kevin Tuck -Percussion Education Online
Janice Tuck -The Music Teacher’s Blog
Stever Raybould -Band and Chorus PMS/PJHS
Matthew Beresik -Music, Life, Education, Technology (M-LET)
Kyle Krstolic -Music Education Share
Dan Leeman -Music Education for All
Amy Burns -Elementary Music/Music Technology
Erinn Wrobel – Notes From The Mitten
Doug Butchy – Confessions of a Band Director
Rich Blenkinsopp – Studiobee Music
(His Blog Posts Are hard to find use this link to go to his RSS:
Susan Hurst – Music, Middle School and Web 2.0
- Who will be number fifty?
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.