Course Outlines:
Concert Bands
Jazz Bands

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Sectional Forms
Free online metronome 
Free online tuner
Free blank sheet music
Blank Manuscript Paper
Last Post and Reveille

Brian Tate warmup-please type up this word for word in Google Docs and send to Mr. Wilson


Seating Chart 1 - Wind Ensemble

Seating Chart 2 - Wind Ensembles with mixed balances

Seating Chart 3- Great one for mixed ensemble

Jazz Seating Chart

"Music is a fountain of youth. You give to music and it keeps giving back" -- Dianne Reeves on CBC radio Feb 22 2017

"Treat yourself as you would treat a good friend"

Learning to improvise in music- give ourselves permission to explore & promote a validation of this spirit. Being comfortable with being uncomfortable.

Expect to fail - THAT is where you learn. Resilience.

Lifelong learning, according to the Economist, is about grit & creativity
How do we teach CHARACTER TRAITS rather than SKILLS

Self-compassion, NOT self-esteem

Etuaptmumk - Two-Eyed Seeing refers to learning to see from one eye with the strengths of Indigenous knowledges and ways of knowing, and from the other eye with the strengths of Western knowledges and ways of knowing ... and learning to use both these eyes together, for the benefit of all.

Rock's the new jazz and vinyl's so-called revival: what I've learned as Guardian music editor

Powerful posture

Band Geeks Unite!

An interesting look at vintage drum sets

Free download for Finale Notepad

Why learn music?