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Volume 66, No. 4


http://www.njmea.org FEATURES


18 Keeping The Beat With Adaptive Instruments, by Maureen Butler 24 Warm-ups For Choral Ensembles: Why Bother?, by Billy Baker 26 NJMEA 2012 Awards, by Joseph Jacobs 31 2011-2012 Young Composers Competition, by Jeffrey Lesser 32 What Guitar Students Have To Say!, by Thomas Amoriello 34-36


NJMEA 2012-2013 Calendar 38 To March Or Not To March? That Is The Question, by William L. Berz


42 Choral Programming: Choosing Music That Honors Tradition And Diversity, by Patricia Kelley Keith


46 A Plan Of Action: Aligning Curriculum Standards That Meet The 21st Century School & Beyond, by Suzanne M. Kane


FORMS AND APPLICATIONS


See NJMEA.ORG “Files and Documents” for downloadable copies of all forms


Summer Workshop 2012 ......................49 All-State Opera Festival .........................50 State Marching Band Festival ................51 All-State Int./HS Orchestra Scales & Solo Lists ....................................52-54


All-State Band Solo List ........................55 NAfME Application .............................64


TEMPO Editor - Thomas A. Mosher


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MAY 2012


DEPARTMENTS AND NJMEA BUSINESS


Advertisers Index & Web Addresses ......63 Board of Directors ................................60 Division Chair News ......................... 6-14 Editorial Policy & Advertising Rates .....62 From The Editor .....................................4 In Memoriam .......................................59 Past-Presidents ......................................62 President’s Message ............................. 2-3 Resource Personnel ...............................61 Round the Regions ......................... 56-58


The New Jersey Music Educators Association is a state unit of the National Association for Music Education and an affiliate of the New Jersey Education Association. It is a nonprofit membership organization.


TEMPO (ISSN 0040-3016) is published four times during the school year: October, January, March and May. It is the official publication of the New Jersey Music Educators Association. The subscription rate for non-members is $20.00 per year. The subscription for members is included in the annual dues.


A copy of dues receipts (Subscriptions) is retained by the NJMEA Treasurer. Inquiries regarding advertising rate, closing dates, and the publication of original articles should be sent to the Editor.


Volume 66, No. 4, MAY 2012 TEMPO Editor - Thomas A. Mosher, 80 Jumping Brook Drive, Lakewood, NJ 08701


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POSTMASTER: Please forward address changes to: NAfME


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NAfME SUMMER LEARNING ACADEMIES


June 22 - 25, 2012 Baltimore, MD


NJMEA SUMMER WORKSHOP August 7, 2012


NJMEA CONFERENCE February 21 - 23, 2013 East Brunswick, NJ


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