Category Archives: Orchestra

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What is MSMISP? -or- Who Wants $1000 of Free Sheet Music?

We had the good fortune to speak with TMEA about the MSMISP grant program more in depth. They were very helpful in providing answers to some of your most frequently asked questions. We thought we would share what they had … Continue reading

Posted in 2-Part, A Cappella, Band, Choral, Christmas, Concert and Festival, Concert Band, Easter, Holiday, Holiday and Christmas, Holiday Music, Orchestra, Pedagogy, Program Music, Program Music, SAB, SATB, Sightreading, Sightreading, SSA, TMEA, UIL | PML, Vocal Jazz | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keepin’ it Real: Music [Education] in the Social and Digital Age

Companies large and small go in and out of business all the time, much like the ebb and flow of the tides each day. There is no sector of business immune to it, and sometimes there seems no rhyme or … Continue reading

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Where Sheet Music, Competition & Creativity Collide (in TX)

If you live in the state of Texas, and you’re involved in music and education in the schools, then the two acronyms TX UIL and TX PML likely spill freely and frequently from your lips. And even if you’re not … Continue reading

Posted in A Cappella, Band, Brass, Choral, Concert Band, Education & Teaching, Events, Instrumental, Marching Band, Orchestra, Percussion, Program Music, UIL, UIL | PML, University Interscholastic League, Woodwind | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tuesday’s Tidbits: UIL Orchestra (PML)

While we realize that everyone is not as invested in the Texas UIL Prescribed Music List (PML) as we are, since two of our stores are in Texas, it still merits mention that this year there were many new titles … Continue reading

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Tipster: Teaching Young String Groups

We came accross this article on the web, and thought it would be a good one to pass along, especially since school will be starting up again in just a few weeks. It’s by Jacquelyn Dillon-Krass from Wichita State University. Tips … Continue reading

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Spring Things for Strings

It’s easy to get caught up in the post-Spring Break Slump…..many are likely thinking about how many days are left in the current school year, and when does all-things-summer begin. But let’s not be too hasty! Is there a Spring … Continue reading

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Back to Bach

The Denton Bach Society (DBS) hosts a competition each year for young musicians, where the prizes in each division include $150 cash, a Pender’s Music Co. gift certificate, and the opportunity to perform at a Denton Bach Society event. Any … Continue reading

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ASTA and You

It’s Tuesday — Time for Tuesday’s Tidbits for Strings @ Pender’s Music Co.! The Pender’s Buzz is our added way in bringing content, resources, teaching tidbits & strategies, social media and more to you, our loyal customers. If you’re a … Continue reading

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