8 year old Benjamen Jones, who has taken piano lessons for 6 months performs a song and demonstrates a technical study from the "dozen a day" series that is required at the Musicians Movement in Blue Springs, Mo. These type studies allow students a distinct edge and if applied properly guarantee success.
A 13 year old, first year mallet percussion student at the Musicians Movement in Blue Springs, Mo., Sarah performs a mallet etude and demonstrates one of the technical studies students are required to learn. These type studies allow students a distinct edge and if applied properly guarantee success.
Former and current students were selected and assembled to represent the Musicians Movement during the 2012 holiday season "Heart of America" Christmas Pageant hosted by First Baptist Church in Raytown, Missouri. The "drum line" was directed by the owner and Curriculum director of the Musicians Movement, Mr. Daniel Reid. Over 20,000 audience members attended the event.
Michael Sherrod, student at Musicians Movement, Blue Springs, began formal studies at age 11. After missing the first year of band he was accepted to enter the program after 6 months of formal studies at the Musicians Movement, and a formal audition. As a freshman he was selected for the snare drum line at Blue Springs South High School. After graduation he plans to move to Branson Missouri to perform as a drummer and singer.
Musicians Movement Blue Springs
Career Music Educators Serving School Musicians, Music Directors and Driven Performers
Specializing in Performance Driven, Technology Based Music Instruction
9 year old, 2nd year drum student Chas Bonner demonstrates a snare drum etude followed by a demonstration of technical exercises that all percussion students are required to learn at the Musicians Movement in Blue Springs, Mo. The instructor explains his approach and how it is related to this student's success. The instructors approach allow students a distinct edge and if applied properly guarantee success.