100 episodes

I love teaching music to kids! I am a certified Orff Schulwerk teacher and plan to share lessons about singing, playing instruments, recorder technique, creative movement, improvisation, guided listening, and other techniques that will help you teach music better! Find more information and ideas on my blog: www.MakeMomentsMatter.org

Make Moments Matter: A Music Education Podcast David Row

    • Education
    • 4.9 • 164 Ratings

I love teaching music to kids! I am a certified Orff Schulwerk teacher and plan to share lessons about singing, playing instruments, recorder technique, creative movement, improvisation, guided listening, and other techniques that will help you teach music better! Find more information and ideas on my blog: www.MakeMomentsMatter.org

    Focus on Free Digital Resources Online - Fall 2022

    Focus on Free Digital Resources Online - Fall 2022

    This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/21/22. This week I shared some of my favorite free digital resources from symphonies and bands to enhance lessons.
    If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students.  I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments, songs, and process that I use to teach the lesson to kids. 
    This podcast episode contains all the audio from the Musical Monday video, but if you’d like to see a replay of the video itself you can follow this link to the archived video on YouTube. 
    Click here to see the Musical Mondays LIVE recap page where I share links to resources and ideas mentioned in the video.

    • 25 min
    Focus on Second Grade - Fall 2022

    Focus on Second Grade - Fall 2022

    This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/14/22. This week I shared lesson ideas for second grade with Aiken Drum and a few ideas for books in primary grades. 
    If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students.  I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments, songs, and process that I use to teach the lesson to kids. 
    This podcast episode contains all the audio from the Musical Monday video, but if you’d like to see a replay of the video itself you can follow this link to the archived video on YouTube. 
    Click here to see the Musical Mondays LIVE recap page where I share links to resources and ideas mentioned in the video.

    • 35 min
    Focus on First Grade - Fall 2022

    Focus on First Grade - Fall 2022

    This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 11/7/22. This week I shared first grade lesson ideas for the NEW Bingo song and using temple blocks for steady beat and creative movement.
    If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students.  I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments, songs, and process that I use to teach the lesson to kids. 
    This podcast episode contains all the audio from the Musical Monday video, but if you’d like to see a replay of the video itself you can follow this link to the archived video on YouTube. 
    Click here to see the Musical Mondays LIVE recap page where I share links to resources and ideas mentioned in the video.


     

    • 30 min
    Focus on 4th Grade Concert "Every State is Great" - Fall 2022

    Focus on 4th Grade Concert "Every State is Great" - Fall 2022

    This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 10/24/22. This week I shared a few ideas about concerts and gave details about my upcoming 4th grade concert about the 50 States.
    If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students.  I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments, songs, and process that I use to teach the lesson to kids. 
    This podcast episode contains all the audio from the Musical Monday video, but if you’d like to see a replay of the video itself you can follow this link to the archived video on YouTube. 
    Click here to see the Musical Mondays LIVE recap page where I share links to resources and ideas mentioned in the video.

    • 38 min
    The Itsy Bitsy Spider Lesson Scaffolding

    The Itsy Bitsy Spider Lesson Scaffolding

    This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Moment LIVE video recorded on 10/19/22. I’m sharing about how I teach the Itsy Bitsy Spider, resources I use, theme and variation, and how we tie in some life lessons.
    These Musical Moment videos come to you LIVE (most often from my classroom) and give you some insight into how I organize my teaching space, my lesson plan structure, techniques that I use with my students, and lots more!
    This podcast episode contains all the audio from the Musical Moment video, but if you’d like to see a replay of the video itself you can follow this link to the archived video on YouTube.

    • 18 min
    Focus on Books - Fall 2022

    Focus on Books - Fall 2022

    This episode of the podcast is a replay containing the audio version of the Musical Monday LIVE video recorded on 10/17/22.  This week I shared a few ideas about books related to dance, the Nutcracker, and Thanksgiving to use in the classroom.
    If you’re not familiar with musical Mondays, every Monday night at 8 p.m. Eastern time I go live on Facebook and Instagram to share about the lessons that I’m using in class with my students.  I give a recap of my K-5 lessons and then do a deep dive about one grade level and share the books, instruments, songs, and process that I use to teach the lesson to kids. 
    This podcast episode contains all the audio from the Musical Monday video, but if you’d like to see a replay of the video itself you can follow this link to the archived video on YouTube. 
    Click here to see the Musical Mondays LIVE recap page where I share links to resources and ideas mentioned in the video.

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
164 Ratings

164 Ratings

Ladynea ,

Best Music Ed podcast

Every episode I take away at least one (if not 10) ideas that I can implement in my classroom. He is so fun and you can just tell that he is a fantastic music educator.

A Real Girl ,

Amazing Content for Music Teachers!

David Row is someone I admire so much as a teacher. I am so thankful he is willing to share so much information with other music teachers to help make our teaching lives easier!

🎶shelby🎶 ,

This podcast is AMAZING!!!

I love David row. He is an amazing music educator and I have no idea how he has all the time for the things he does. I am so thankful he does a podcast and shares his talents with the world!! Give this podcast a 5 star rating and listen. You’ll be a better educator and human because of it!

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