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 […]

How To Assess An Online Music Teacher

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With the advent and increase in technology, just about anything can be done online. Learning an instrument or training your vocals are just two examples from the world of music. This means that there is a myriad of resources from different people available on the internet. As such, you can now choose what you want […]

How Should I Learn Piano – By Ear, By Reading Music, Or Both?

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The ear versus read debate around piano learning strategies encompasses all instruments ranging from the guitar and drums, to the piano and keyboard. Those who have been playing the piano for a while say that both methods of learning to play are essential, but in the end a performer generally adapts to what suits him […]

Cheers To The Music Teachers That Make Music Education A Reality Today

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It is undeniable that there is growing awareness of the importance of music education in schools and the positive impact it has on the lives of students. But even with this honorable efforts, music education today would not exist without the tireless efforts of music teachers. Teachers are generally not held with the esteem given […]

4 Major Reasons Why Music Is Really Being Cut From Schools

Anxiety is a common companion for music advocates, parents, teachers, and even students at the end of every budget cycle as they wait to find out whether their favorite programs have been cut. Cutting music programs has become commonplace in many of the public schools of the developed world. They always seem to be the […]

Musical Dyslexia: What Is It And Does It Really Exist?

Music teachers sometimes come across students that consistently skip notes, don’t keep to the time values, add their own rhythms and find it hard or impossible to keep in time or maintain a steady pulse. You might be tempted to write it off as disinterest, lack of talent or being disorganized, and you may be […]

7 Tried And Tested Tips That Will Get Your Music Students Practicing More

Your music students probably love to play their instruments, but if you’re like most music teachers, you’ve observed that practice seems to be a common challenge for most of them. As a music teacher, you want to see your students excel, so it’s important for you to find creative ways to encourage them to practice. […]

Online Music Education Games for Kids

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Gaming or playing computer games is often blamed for preventing children from pursuing more productive activities. The challenge here is that gaming appeals to children because it’s fun. That’s the reason why learning has today been taken to the gaming platform so that kids have their fun and get to learn something new while they’re […]

Why Your Child Should Not Miss Out on Music Education

Your child’s musical career is very important, whether he’s going to be the next big name in the industry or his performances will be restricted to the shower. Every child has a lot to draw from a musical education because learning the ‘do re mi’s offers many benefits that the ABCs alone cannot. He’ll be […]

What Everyone Ought To Know About Buying Your First Guitar

So you have decided to learn to play the guitar! Now it is time to choose your instrument, your axe, your baby, your first guitar. You have seen your favourite guitarists playing different makes and models and shapes of guitars, but how do you decide what is the right one for you? Getting your hands […]