Michael Gamon is the fine and performing arts chair and the director of the Center for Creative Arts at Harrisburg Academy in Wormleysburg, Pennsylvania. He was recognized as a 2021 Yamaha “40 Uner 40” music educator for his innovative efforts to grow and improve his music program.

Portal to Another World: A Role-Playing Game Enhances Beginning Violin Lessons

There is nothing quite like creating a role-playing game (RPG) for a multi-modal elementary violin classroom. I did it and saw dramatic improvements in student engagement and musical skills, and you can, too.

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