Smore and Resources
Music Theory Guy
This Youtube user and a great library and music theory lessons. He goes through just about every aspect of music theory and gives detailed videos to teach them. These could be briefly used in the classroom and also at home.http://www.youtube.com/user/musictheoryguy
Evelyn Glennie - How To Listen
This TED Talk can be very eye opening to many musicians. She is a deaf percussionists that has made a career by performing and educating. She gives an outstanding presentation on how to fully listen and appreciate music.http://www.ted.com/talks/evelyn_glennie_shows_how_to_listen.html
Ken Burns - Jazz
Vic Firth Marching Percussion
Performances and lesson videos from Vic Firth! Top drum corps and educators give you the in and outs of snare, tenors, bass, and cymbals.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/vic-firth-marching-percussion/id144681508?mt=2
Vic Firth Concert Percussion
Concert percussion can be a very foreign subject to some kids and this is a great place to go. Lesson videos will provide great value to the students education.
NPR provides free music through the concerts they hold in their offices. There are so many different artists that come through to play for them! They are always updating so there are always new tunes to listen to!