The Back of the Band Room Podcast
The Back of the Band Room is the best and freshest podcast for band directors looking to learn more about percussion pedagogy. The podcast frequently features professionals in the industry sharing their insights. It has plenty of tips for how to get your percussion students off to a running start, even if you aren't a percussionist yourself.
Try to get students playing with 4 mallets in 8th grade if they’re about on par, 7th grade if they’re good, and 6th grade if they’re really, really good. I know that seems early but let me explain….