Monthly Archives: May 2012

being in a choir is easy!

I gave a little speech to the UConn Concert Choir about a year ago. ¬†UConn’s been in transition, so the singers have missed out on a degree of continuity, and the result has been that not everyone got the fundamentals. … Continue reading

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dork: passionate, positive, and boundlessly enthusiastic

After I gave a sample lesson in my my undergraduate music ed class in the fall of 1998, my teacher, Paul Head, turned to the board and drew this: This, he explained, is the Dork Meter. ¬†Notice that it is … Continue reading

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