Publications & Presentations

Numerous Concert Band Workshops/Clinics/Adjudications – schools throughout New England…. 1992 - Present

 

National Core Art Standards and You – (panel presentation) sponsored by the Rhode Island State Council of the Arts and Rhode Island Music Educators Association – September 2017

 

A Satirical Look at the Dangers of Music Competitions – published in Mass Music Educators Journal –Fall 2017

What Music Teachers and Principles Should Know About Teacher Evaluation – presented at Rhode Island College/RI Music Educators Association In-service Conference – Winter 2017

 

Retention:  How Do We Keep Our Best Students in our Ensembles throughout High School – presented at Massachusetts MEA Conference March 2016 and NAfME Eastern Division Conference in Atlantic City, NJ April 2017

 

Music Teacher’s Beyond the Classroom Toolbox – presented at Rhode Island College April 2015, 2017

 

Selecting Repertoire:  Purposeful or Prayerful – published in Mass Music News Summer 2016

Music Performance – Academic or Not? --- presented at numerous state music educator conferences – 2007-2015

Tips for Assessing Individuals in Large Ensemble Classes - presented at numerous state music educator conferences  - 2007-2014

Standards Based Report Card: A Boost for Your Music Program! – presented at Massachusetts MEA Conference March 2012 and NAfME Eastern Division Conference in Hartford, CT  April 2013

Seven Serious Strategies for Serious Success  -- published in Mass Music News   Spring/Summer 2013

 

CMENC Emerging Leaders Workshop --- presented at NAfME (MENC) Eastern Division Biennial Conferences – 2009, 2011, 2013

 

School Music Program Improvement: A District Wide Approach – presented to numerous RI and MA school district music programs 2011-12

 

Competition in Music  (Panel Presentation) – NAfME (MENC) Music Education Week in Washington – 2010

Whither School Bands ?  A Town Hall Meeting (Panel presentation)  – live ustream broadcast hosted at Rhode Island College – October 2009