Talking Up Music Education

By The NAMM Foundation

Talking Up Music Education is a podcast from The NAMM Foundation hosted by Mary Luehrsen that celebrates music learning through conversations with artists, teachers and students, music business professionals, and thought leaders who are passionate about music education.

  1. 1.
    097- Celebrating HBCU Musicians and Music Educators: Bridge Builders at Heart
    29:14
  2. 2.
    096- Music Educator Anne Fennell on Co-creating Music with Independent Learners
    30:13
  3. 3.
    095- The Museum of Making Music’s Pivot to Online Programming and Education
    34:03
  4. 4.
    094- Eric Whitacre's Virtual Choir 6 Unites in a Time of Crisis and Isolation
    35:47
  5. 5.
    092- Wooten Woods: A Unique Blend of Nature and Music Education
    30:48
  6. 6.
    091- Flipping The Script: NAMM Member and Music Education Advocate John Mlynczak Interviews Mary Luehrsen
    52:06
  7. 7.
    090- Finding One’s Zone of Genius: Laura Escudés Pathway from Classical Musician to Live Show Designer and Producer
    21:41
  8. 8.
    089- Touring Musician Scott Page Talks Supertramp, Being Kind to Everyone You Meet and Giving Back
    24:39
  1. 9.
    088- Meet The Grand Prize Winners of A Cappella at NAMM: UCLA’s ScatterTones
    15:57
  2. 10.
    087- Music Education Advocate and NAMM Member Mark Despotakis on Bringing Everyone to The Table
    22:53
  3. 11.
    086- Music at the Border: Eric Booth on Expanding an El Sistema Program in a Border Community in Tornillo, Texas
    20:08
  4. 12.
    085- Steve Venz: Creating Change Through Music Education
    30:31
  5. 13.
    084- GenNext’er Stephanie Landino Shares the Importance of Going To The NAMM Show
    10:54
  6. 14.
    083- Chris Martin on Expanding Music Making Opportunities
    24:57
  7. 15.
    082- Mike Reisman on Fulfilling the Music Education Vision of Late Wife and NAMM Member Liz Reisman
    18:22
  8. 16.
    081- The Drum Corps Experience with Innovator Bob Morrison
    16:05
  9. 17.
    080- A Commitment to Excellence: Bernie Williams
    1:04:19
  10. 18.
    079- Multiple Paths to Success: NAMM Young Professionals Sound Off on Cultivating Their Roles in The Music Industry
    37:13
  11. 19.
    078- Mike Meyer on Putting Music Education Programs Front and Center
    24:37
  12. 20.
    077- Rising Up With Music After Tragedy: The Song Goes On
    24:35
  13. 21.
    076- Peter Luongo and Limitless Learning
    25:27
  14. 22.
    074- Rhythm and Storytelling with Percussionist Rich Redmond
    17:13
  15. 23.
    075- Music After Tragedy with Sam Gronseth
    16:48
  16. 24.
    073- Len Horowitz and The Physics of Sound
    26:48
  17. 25.
    072- From Wall Street to The Main Stage with Jonathan Dely
    22:39
  18. 26.
    071- The Intersection of Technology and Music with J. Dash
    22:13
  19. 27.
    070- Discussing University Music with Members of the HBCU Band Directors’ Consortium
    21:58
  20. 28.
    069- Get Curious, then Do Something: Gina Chavez Explores the World with Her Music
    34:52
  21. 29.
    068- Eric Whitacre: Composer of Majestic Choral Experiences
    30:31
  22. 30.
    067- “90 minutes of Fury” with Black Violin at The 2019 NAMM Show
    29:19
  23. 31.
    066- Passing the Baton: The John Patrick Hughes Parent/Booster Award Recognizes Parent Engagement
    37:03
  24. 32.
    065- Everyone with a Heartbeat Has Rhythm
    38:34
  25. 33.
    064- The Secret Sauce to Having an Accomplished Marching Band is…
    47:28
  26. 34.
    063- Inside the Biggest Grand Nationals Yet
    41:37
  27. 35.
    062- No Regrets! Being in Marching Band Fosters Opportunity, Success and Resilience
    38:16
  28. 36.
    061- Cultivating a Legacy: Gator Cases CEO Crystal Morris LIVE from Summer NAMM
    28:30
  29. 37.
    060- Legendary Motown Drummer Aaron "A Train" Smith LIVE from Summer NAMM
    30:10
  30. 38.
    059- Mandy Harvey: The Courage to Have an Infinite Number of Dreams
    30:47
  31. 39.
    058- Smart Women in Music: Promoting Women's Leadership Opportunities in the Music Products Industry
    34:49
  32. 40.
    057- Struck By Lightning! Bill Ivey Finds Meaning and Purpose in Homegrown Culture
    28:34
  33. 41.
    056- Iconic Jazz Vocalists The Manhattan Transfer LIVE from Summer NAMM
    33:36
  34. 42.
    055- Music as Purpose: Singer-songwriter Thomas Claxton's Path Was Set from the Start--LIVE from Summer NAMM
    35:17
  35. 43.
    054- From Small Country Town to Big Country Sound: Following Parmalee's Star
    36:33
  36. 44.
    053- Adaptive Technology Levels the Playing Field for Quadriplegic Musicians
    23:01
  37. 45.
    052- Hunger to Do Something Amazing: From N.W.A. to Open Labs—Arabian Prince Gets Futuristic (The 2018 NAMM Show Series)
    26:49
  38. 46.
    051- Forte Tenors Bring Opera to a New Generation with Their Pop-classical Crossover Style (The 2018 NAMM Show Series)
    31:17
  39. 47.
    050- Catching Up with Grammy-nominated Singer-songwriter Vanessa Carlton (The 2018 NAMM Show Series)
    20:59
  40. 48.
    049- Learning the Language of Music Education is the Next Step in Music Ed Advocacy, with NAfME Executive Director Mike Blakeslee and NAfME President Denese Odegaard (The 2018 NAMM Show Series)
    23:27
  41. 49.
    048- A Conversation with Director of the Arts Education Partnership (AEP) Dr. Jane Best and Executive Director of the National Association for Elementary School Principals (NAESP) Dr. Earl Franks (The 2018 NAMM Show Series)
    29:27
  42. 50.
    047- Country Music Star Hunter Hayes (The 2018 NAMM Show Series)
    23:56

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