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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Beginners Guide to Purchasing a Drum Set

A Beginners Guide to Purchasing a Drum Set If you’re in the market for a new drum set, the number of options can be a little intimidating. There are many brands, sizes, colors, and setups that you can choose from. We will include some ... Read More
Thursday, April 20, 2017

What Guitar do I Choose for My Beginner Guitar Student

What Guitar Do I Choose for My Beginner Guitar Student

Purchasing your first guitar can be a little intimidating if you’re not sure what to look for. You want an instrument that is designed for a beginner and also feels and sounds great. We have a few options here that will get the student started on the right track to success.

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How Music Can Relate to Your Classes in School

How Music Can Relate to Your Classes in School

Learning to play music is a lot more fun than just going to school. But there are many ways that music and school can relate.

 

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Friday, February 3, 2017

Changing Strings on a Classical Guitar

How to Restring a Classical Guitar If your strings sound dull, suffer from poor intonation, are hard to keep in tune, or starting to rust, it is time to replace them! Nylon classical strings are available in two formats: tie-on and ball end. We ... Read More

Tips for Practicing at Home

Tips for Practicing at Home

Practicing your instrument at home is vital to success in private music lessons, but it doesn’t have to be stressful! Here are some great tips to improve your practice habits while having fun!

 

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Sunday, August 14, 2016

The 5th Beatle

There is a guy that is best known for replacing Ringo Star for 13 days. This is the story of Jimmie Nicol and it’s both poignant and exciting.

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

USC study finds significant differences between children who learned to play instruments and those who didnít

Receiving quality music instruction appears to accelerate brain development in young children, particularly in the areas of the brain responsible for processing sound, language development, speech perception and reading skills.

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Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Why Won't They Practice?!?! Part 1

Maybe their instrument doesn't sound very good.

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