Month: December 2019

How to Beat Writer’s Block

By Jason Taurins / December 17, 2019 /

Artists of all disciplines are sometimes faced with the phenomenon commonly known as “Writers Block.”In these times, we face a lack of creative inspiration, and as a result, our creative output can slow to a halt. What I wish to offer here are a few suggestions on how to cope with writer’s block, how to…

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Blair Bielawski Named Jazz Editor at Excelcia Music Publishing

By Excelcia Music Publishing / December 12, 2019 /

Lakeland, Florida (December 12, 2019) – Excelcia Music Publishing is expanding into Jazz Ensemble Music with the hiring of industry veteran Blair Bielawski to the position of Jazz Editor.  In addition to being an accomplished composer and arranger, music educator and performer, Blair brings to Excelcia Music Publishing a wealth of knowledge and experience in…

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Avoiding The Midwest Clinic Blues

By John Hillsman / December 10, 2019 /

Guest Blog by John M. Hillsman, band director at Beauregard High School I want to share these thoughts with band director friends, especially my younger band director friends. I formulated these ten statements over the years. Occasionally, I slightly revise one statement. I keep them handy in my notes on my phone/iPad and refer to…

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How to Beat Writer’s Block

By Jason Taurins

Artists of all disciplines are sometimes faced with the phenomenon commonly known as “Writers…

Blair Bielawski Named Jazz Editor at Excelcia Music Publishing

By Excelcia Music Publishing

Lakeland, Florida (December 12, 2019) – Excelcia Music Publishing is expanding into Jazz Ensemble…

Avoiding The Midwest Clinic Blues

By John Hillsman

Guest Blog by John M. Hillsman, band director at Beauregard High School I want…

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