Category Archives: Music Education

Virtual Keyboard Patch for General Music

I teach my 6th grade general music classes in non-music classrooms. As such, I don’t have access to pianos or keyboards. We had been using online virtual keyboards, but I wasn’t happy with the quality or features of the ones … Continue reading

Music Education

PASIC Technology Day 2.0 Session

These slides, along with examples of student work, were presented at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention Technology Day last month. The presentation highlighted different ways to incorporate technology into a middle school music curriculum. I spoke about examples of … Continue reading

Music Education

Exploration Patch for General Music

I built this patch using Max for my 6th grade general music classes. It is an open environment in which the students can learn about amplitude, frequency, and waveforms by exploring and experimenting with the objects in the patch. The … Continue reading

Music Education