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Frank DiMaria

Frank DiMaria

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Frank DiMaria is a freelance writer and computer teacher living in Fort Mill, South Carolina. On weekends he plays guitar in a progressive funk band.

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Janis Stockhouse’s confidence was high on her first day as director of bands at Bloomington (Indiana) High School North. Then her jazz students showed up. “They were tossing out vocabulary and words, and I was stumped,” Stockhouse says. “It

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Here are five excellent resources for band directors who are entering jazz from another musical discipline: 1. “Teaching Music Through Performance in Jazz” from GIA Publications. Available as a book or CD set, this title contains some of the most

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