The Colorado State University Music Education area presents its 2022 newsletter.

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Stories In This Issue

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Music Alumni Notes

Music Education

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Flowers in front of UCA

Music Faculty Notes

Music Education

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Lowell High School Orchestra

Crossing Over: The art of teaching different ensemble families

Music Education

Anna Varosy, B.M.E. ’21, takes on the wonderful challenges of teaching orchestra as a trombonist.  

Walter Mueller

Observations without barriers

Music Education

Kathryn Kennedy, B.M.E. ’23, discovers the unique classroom landscape in Kodiak, Alaska.

MSOE conducted by Kathryn Kennedy

Middle School Outreach Ensembles: MSOE live and in-person

Music Education

After two years of cancellations and virtual ensembles, students and teachers have a whole new appreciation for a full season of live playing.

Sebastian Adams Mariachi Ensemble

Teaching emerging music courses at the secondary level

Music Education

A new course offered by Dr. Erik Johnson explores music ‘outside of the box’ with collaborations with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Mariachi bands, and more.

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Alum Eli Cagen: Teaching in Kuwait, Korea, and Bermuda

Music Education

In this interview we follow Eli Cagen, B.A. ’10, M.M.E. ’17, on his journey teaching in various places throughout the world.

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Music Alumna Avrial Turner: Outstanding young teacher

Music Education

What does it take to be an outstanding young teacher? Avrial Turner, B.M.E. ’19 outlines her priorities for being an effective teacher.