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About mymuco1

Ian Green wears hats in many areas of the music industry including: co-founder of a technology start-up company that designs music education tools for mobile devices and the internet; music educator; music festival adjudicator; professional classical and jazz pianist; member in good standing of Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association; member of provincial council of Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association; member of the Canadian Music Festival Adjudicators Association (C.M.F.A.A.) Thanks!

Tips To Help “Fit In” Practicing Into A Busy Schedule

By Ian Green I am the first to admit: we are all very busy! We all have challenges (some more than others) with managing time. In our busy lives, we have to make time for a lot of the various … Continue reading

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Elementary music teacher says the ‘key’ to teaching is rapport

Author Sarah Guinn recently wrote an inspirational article on the importance of creating a rapport between the teacher and the student. “More than 600 students come through Alison Smart’s classroom at Nelsonville-York Elementary School, and she can tell you a … Continue reading

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About Ian Green

Thank you for continuing to visit the blog My Musical Community! More blog posts will be coming soon! In the meantime, to learn more about author Ian Green, click here! Keep having fun, stay tuned for new updates coming soon! … Continue reading

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Guest Blog Opportunities

Do you have an interesting idea that you would like to share? At MyMuCo, we are always reading new and interesting articles from across the globe. Currently, we are looking to post new content. If you have an interesting idea, … Continue reading

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How to Avoid the “End of the Honeymoon”

How to Avoid the “End of the Honeymoon” by Ian Green The first few weeks of the music school year are new and exciting. A sense of euphoria overcomes us all as we enjoy the fresh new experiences that are … Continue reading

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Sending An Email Using MyMuCo App

In the music lesson, communication between the teacher and the student is simple: the teacher and student work together during the lesson time, decide on the aspects of the materials that need work, enjoy the successes of good practicing, and … Continue reading

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The Importance of Music Education

In the article “The Importance of Music Education”, author Alexis Kalivretenos states: “What if there was one activity that could benefit every student in every school across the nation? An activity that could improve grades and scores on standardized testing? … Continue reading

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