Please visit the Guitar Forum at http://musiced.nafme.org/forums/forum/guitar-2/.
Council for Guitar Education Executive Committee
NAfME invites members to submit session proposals for the 2014 National In-Service Conference, to be held on October 26-29, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee.
To submit a proposal and for more information please visit: http://musiced.nafme.org/events/2014-nafme-national-in-service-conference/
February 20th, 2013
A great article by Tom Amoriello on jazz guitar advocacy appears in the March 2013 Tempo Magazine (New Jersey Music Educators Magazine) on pages 28-30. Please share with guitar friends. http://issuu.com/njmea/docs/march_web
January 22nd, 2013
On Saturday January 19th the executive board of the Virginia Music Educators Association unanimously approved the formation of an All-State Guitar Ensemble to perform at the November 2013 VMEA conference. This auditioned group will be conducted by Dr. Robert Trent … Read More »
January 7th, 2013
Please read the following: http://urbanedmusic.blogspot.com/2013/01/moving-past-tradition.html My response: Dear Michael I see you are on the NYSSMA research committee. Please tell me what the NYSSMA requires for guitar in the NYSSMA manual? As I remember it is “classic” guitar literature and … Read More »
November 29th, 2012
This video, Teaching Guitar, features Glen McCarthy, Chair of the NAfME Council on Guitar Education, who discusses guitar programs in schools, how having a guitar program strengthens a school’s music program, and the purpose of the Council on Guitar Education. … Read More »
October 17th, 2012
At first glance, Florida and New Mexico seem to have very little in common. Dry, high desert New Mexico with its sparse and far-flung population would seem to be the opposite of lush, green Florida with its big cities and … Read More »