Martin Norgaard is
the author of the groundbreaking methods Jazz Fiddle Wizard, Jazz
Fiddle Wizard Junior, Jazz Viola Wizard Junior, and Jazz
Cello Wizard Junior. He is currently a doctoral fellow in music
education with a jazz emphasis at The University of Texas at Austin.
jazz and commercial strings at Belmont University and Vanderbilt
University for six years, and was director of the Belmont Jazz String
Quartet and Jazz String Septet, which were featured at IAJE 2001,
MENC 2002, and ASTA 2003.
Norgaard is a
frequent clinician at state and national conventions for ASTA, TMEA,
OMEA, IMEA, MENC, and IAJE, and has taught at summer workshops such
as the IAJE Teacher Training Institute, South Carolina Suzuki
Institute, Augusta Heritage Festival, and Vanderbilt's International