What Things Should I Look For When Searching For A Good Piano Teacher?

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Looking for a professional tutor to teach you the technicalities of the piano? Someone who can guide you, support you in your musical journey? Well, a marvelous piano teacher is not only an eternal source of encouragement but also an inspiration for budding pianists who want to make it big in the music industry. An […]

Can Smooth And Contemporary Jazz Be Considered Jazz?

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 An extremely popular genre of music, the concept of ‘smooth’ jazz revolves around the same musical instruments associated with traditional jazz, and strongly reflects the influential elements of rock & roll, funk, rhythm & blues, and pop. Smooth jazz tracks happen to be ‘downtempo’, characterized by a lead instrument such as saxophone or guitar, with […]

Will Recording Your Piano Practice Sessions Help? We Have The Answer

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Your ears aren’t perfect When playing under pressure and listen to yourself as you do so, your ears most often do not give you a correct idea of what you’re playing really sounds like. When you listen to it on tape you realize that not all of it is as good as it sounded. You […]

Does My 6-Year-Old Absolutely Need A Piano Or Will A Keyboard Suffice For A While?

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Purchasing your child’s first piano can be a daunting task. It’s preceded by a veritable minefield of questions – should I buy a piano or should I rent one? Is it okay to buy a keyboard rather for initial lessons? What sort of a piano or a keyboard should I purchase? What is the maintenance […]

Pertinent Questions You Need To Ask Before Purchasing Your Own Piano

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Purchasing a piano is no doubt a milestone in a musician’s career and no amount of caution you exercise is enough to prepare you for taking this major step in investing in the instrument that will become an extension of your inner creative self. Here’s some crucial information that will help you make the perfect […]

How To Increase Your Piano Learning Speed Without Indulging In Black Magic

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Learning a new piece on the piano can be frustrating, especially if you’re an amateur still struggling with the scales and chords of the instrument. Starting from the basics, memorizing the piece, recognizing the notes and consistent practice sessions are some of the traditional methods of learning how to play the piano. And though these […]

Wanna Know Why Your Guitar Solos Fail To Please – We’ve Got The Answers

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A combination of creativity and structure lies at the core of the guitar. While the playing style may change based on the genre in question, fundamentally a guitar lends both soul and structure to a song. Most rock songs in particular become famous for their guitar solos which require an amazing amount of skill, personality, […]

What Are Some Easy Classical Piano Pieces For A Beginner?

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Cannot wait to wow your family and friends with an essence of your newly acquired piano skills? Here is a list of songs recommended for you, which boast of a terrific appeal, yet are surprisingly easy to master! The Heart Asks For Pleasure First – Michael Nyman Featuring in the film named ‘The Piano’, this […]

The No-Fuss Guide to Playing the Fast Guitar

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For many that love strumming tunes, there’s only one better thing than playing their guitar, and that’s playing their guitar fast. How some rock-stars have butter-fingers may seem difficult to fathom, but with our little breakdown of tips and techniques, you’ll be on your way to being a fast-strummer too. Pace It! You know how […]

Will Piano Lessons Boost Your Child’s Academic Performance?

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Your little one won’t become the next prodigy or maestro, but is sure to find it easier learning mathematics and science than his or her peers. Plus, expect him/her to be more well-mannered and patient. And, your child will definitely be able to gel well with people and be a team player. All this and […]