Lindsay M. Brazell

Educator, Musician, Creative

Lindsay's Blog

Just your everyday blog about nothing in particular.

Music Education

Articles written on various topics in music education.

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Recent Posts

A Conducting “Mini-mester” Project

[Photo Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/grahams__flickr/] This year, our fall semester doesn’t end until January 15th, so exams don’t occur until 2 weeks after winter break. Not ideal for students who erase their brains over the holidays, but an...

Review: Someday, Someday, Maybe

[Photo Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/37753256@N08/] After 6 months of marriage, I finally got my license changed with my new name and new address, which obviously means I left the DMV and headed straight to the library to get my official library card. What?...

What Does College Prep Look Like In The Music Classroom?

My district is transitioning to the Career Academy model, which focuses on college and career readiness. In short, each student will select a career academy by the end of their sophomore year which will house courses both in the field they are interested in addition...

Christmas Time Is Here

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! That is, once all of the concerts are over and suddenly you are 3 weeks into December with no gifts for anyone. Concert season should really be called Black December. I saw something posted in a music teacher group on...

What I Have Been Doing Instead Of Updating My Blog

Hello, you loyal-but-kind-of-forgot-you-were-a-loyal-reader readers, I know you were really excited about my blog, I was too. I still am. I have just been busy. Sort of. The last time I wrote I was on my way into the lowest depression of my life: Post Wisdom Teeth...