Key Tools and Tips for Guitar Care and Maintenance
A guitar is a big investment -- so make sure you're taking good care of your instrument! Learn some important tips for electric and acoustic guitar maintenance in this guest post by Jacksonville, FL teacher James W...
We have a saying in the artist community: Take care of your tools and they will take care of you. This is also true of guitars! Your guitar is your friend, just like your computer and iPhone or smartphone. Taking good care of your instrument is easy and simple if you
Singing Lessons for Kids: 10 Ways to Support Your Child
If your son or daughter loves to sing, a private teacher can teach him or her how to sing correctly and stay excited about learning! Here, St. Augustine, FL teacher Heather L. shares 10 ways you can support your child throughout the journey...
Kids are simply made to sing. In most of the lessons that I teach, no matter the student's age, I inevitably find myself teaching her how to be a kid in some way. Shaking out tense muscles, dancing to the beat, making animal sounds, keeping
Electric Guitar Accessories: What's in Your Gig Bag?
Got the gig? Great! Now
what should you bring? Read on to learn about the electric guitar accessories that Charleston, SC teacher Christopher A. recommends stowing in your gig bag
As you get into playing guitar, opportunities may arise to showcase your talents in a live setting. Regardless of the performance location, be it a bar, coffeehouse, or your high school gymnasium, there are a few essentials you should carry with you in your gig bag or guitar case. Making a list of items you need f
5 Games for Teaching Kids Piano
Piano is considered an umbrella instrument, meaning, teaching kids to play piano helps them understand music more thoroughly, no matter what instrument they want to play later on. Even most singers first learn the basics of music theory and notation on the piano. Piano lessons at an early age lay out the basics of music-making in black and white (quite literally!). The great news is that you don't need to know anything about playing piano to inspire your children to want to learn. Below are a ha
Feeling Stuck? Here's the Easiest Way to Learn Piano
The ever-popular piano: with its large repertoire of songs and adaptability across many genres, its no wonder it's one of the most enjoyable and accessible instruments around for beginner musicians. Maybe youve thought about learning this instrument, but how do you know where to start? What is the easiest way to learn piano, if there is one? Maybe you have tried striking a key or two, but weren't sure where to go from there.
With the advent of the Internet and the ability to communicate with