Thoughtfully Integrating Music Technology

Thoughtfully Integrating Music Technology

With the new school year underway, discussion among educators will often turn to the use of technology in the classroom. For music educators, educational technology can an important way to engage students in the learning environment—both in content and assessment. But there can be a disconnect between the instructional intent to use technology and its actual use.

A Basic Approach to Sizing String Instruments

A Basic Approach to Sizing String Instruments

Proper sizing of string instruments can at first seem mysterious. Much of this mystery comes from the different sizing terms and sizing needs used for each member of the string family. Below is a discussion of each instrument’s terminology and sizing considerations, intended as a resource for educators and parents.