NIMCon Music Festival 2020

NIMCon Music Fest was formerly known as Organization Contest.  Information Packet Information Packet from host school. Confirmation Form – please print and return to Mr. Broach to let him know you are good to go! Repertoire Brandenburg Concerto Misty Folk Trilogy Chaperones Needed If you are available to chaperone, let Mr. Broach know asap ( Read more about NIMCon Music Festival 2020[…]

Orchestra Parent Night (2018)

Agenda Follow along at Welcome to Orchestra! Who is Mr. Broach? What is orchestra like in middle school? Why participate in orchestra? Bennett Reimer, music education philosopher The Research! How does music ‘exercise’ the brain in unique ways. The Orchestra Community Technology in Orchestra Opportunities in Orchestra Supplies Grading in Orchestra Calendar What can parents Read more about Orchestra Parent Night (2018)[…]

Why Orchestra?

Why Participate in Orchestra? Philosophy on Music Education – Bennett Reimer (Northwestern University) Why Should Music be Valued? – Gloria Kiester (St. Olaf College) Music on the Brain Research shows a positive correlation between high test scores and students’ participation in music programs. Making Music is Fun Making music brings people together, breaks down barriers Read more about Why Orchestra?[…]