From Large Ensembles to Video Games: Technology in Music Education

In the past couple decades, instrumental education has evolved relatively very little in comparison to technology. Understanding how to augment music education through technology is vital to the growth of our field. This presentation provides some suggestions for using technology in instrumental settings to expand possibilities for both performing and teaching.

Presentation Slides

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Additional Resources

Technology in Music Education Links

  • The link above directs you to the music education technology Diigo group. This free group allows you to find and/or share ideas and resources among fellow music educators in an effort to crowd-source resources and thoughts. All resources mentioned in this presentation include the tag "from large ensembles to video games" in it; click here to filter the tags so only the resources from the presentation are available. If you have questions about how to use this group, refer to the following help section or watch the following video demonstration.


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