Showing posts from May, 2012

Music & Mind maps

I've been an active user of the mind mapping technique for years. Again and again, I find it very useful in many situations:planning a concert or a tourworking on a course syllabusdesigning electronic music software or hardware set-upeven composing new musicI recently discovered a beautiful mind map conceived by pianist and music educator Margaret Brandman. A rich drawing with many ideas to think about for music teachers, and for students, too: I hope you find it thought-provoking - and useful!

Alpine music workshop

On Saturday, I'll be leading a workshop dedicated to Alpine music. I summed up the day's content on the following sketch: I'm looking forward to this day of musical exchange with amateur musicians, keeping in mind that amator is latin for lover.