7 Ways to Use Movable Guitar Scales to Write Solos and Riffs
Learning guitar scales prepares you for the fun of playing riffs and solos. If you know your scales but you don't know how to take the next step, try one of these tips from guitar teacher James W...
You have 7 notes to choose from and the following 7 steps will help you in ways you cannot even predict. Most guitar players learn the basics such as the 5 basic major scale patterns in G major and go on to learn them in the other major keys as well. Perhaps you know what a pentatonic scale is in
Learn the Piano in 9 Easy Steps
Have you decided to take piano lessons, but you dont know where to start? In todays guest post, youll learn some basic principles and tips on how to get your piano experience started in the right way:
The time has come when you start to follow your piano dream. Even if you want only to play to entertain yourself or your friends, you should know some of the basic facts that will help you learn it the good way. There are many 'by ear' piano artists that don't even know how to properly read a p
Singing for Kids: What You Need to Know About Voice Breaks
Do both boys and girls experience voice breaks and cracks as they learn to sing? Find out in this guest post by Ocala, CA teacher Angie Q....
One common question I get asked by my students is: Do both girls and boy students go through a vocal change?
The answer is yes. I have been teaching voice lessons to both boys and girls (of all ages) for more than 15 years. Here's how it breaks down:
Boy voices start to change during the first stages of puberty and can progres
Pinspiration: 13 Fantastic Pinterest Boards to Help You Learn Violin
Believe it or not, Pinterest is one of the best online resources for all things violin! From pictures, charts, and tutorials, to infographics, how-to guides, and video lessons, it's an amazing place to find instruction and inspiration. Here, music instructor Julie P. brings you 13 awesome Pinterest boards to help you learn violin...
Learning violin can be challenging and sometimes, you can use a little inspiration to keep you going. It may seem like youre making slow progress, but if you
What Are the Best Songs to Sing for Boys?
What are the best songs for boys going through puberty, dealing with those inevitable voice breaks and cracks? Find out in this guest post by voice teacher Molly R...
The adolescent years are difficult no matter what. There is a lot of pressure to be accepted and seen as cool by your peers, and it seems as though these young people are always riding a roller coaster of emotions!
As if it werent already hard enough to select vocal repertoire, boys around the ages of 12 to 1