5 Fun (& Easy) Piano Duets for Beginners and Beyond
Learning to play piano by yourself is fun, but learning to play with someone else can be twice as enjoyable! Here, music teacher Julie P. shares her picks for the best easy piano duets and books to check out...
One of the best parts of being a piano player is that you get to play music with other people. And I dont just mean when youre playing in a rock band or accompanying a soloist. You can play duets with your fellow pianists!
There is a wide range of repertoire availabl
Am I Tone Deaf? The Truth Behind the Misconception
Do you think you're "tone deaf" and destined to be a bad singer for the rest of your life? Think again! Read on as voice teacher Elaina R. dispels the myth behind tone deafness...
Am I tone deaf? An alarming number of people ask themselves this question. But the truth is, tone deafness is a pretty rare phenomenon. Dont give yourself up as a lost cause simply because you cant carry a tune. Instead, learn what tone deafness is and what common issues could be causing your pitch
The Complete Guide to NYC's Governors Ball
For music fans, nothing can quite match the experience of a music festival. Some are epicthink Woodstock, Coachella, Bumbershoot, Sasquatch, Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, and Summerfestand that list doesnt even include the international festivals. New York City has its own incredible event, The Governors Ball Music Festival, which is held on Randalls Island. The first festival in 2011 was only one day, and although the acts werent huge, it drew a large crowd. In 2012 the festival ran for two days
The 7 Types of Learners & How to Find the Best Teacher For YOU
No matter how far your education has taken you, you've likely had a lot of teachers over the course of your life.
Elementary school teachers, middle school teachers, high school teachers and beyond; each year brought one (or more) teachers and mentors into your life. Maybe you even had Little League coaches or camp counselors along the way.
When it comes to private lessons, though -- whether you want to learn music, languages, fitness, or something else -- it's a whole new ballgame.
What Does it Take to Become a Music Therapist?
Curious about some of the career options you have that involve playing and performing music -- but don't want to be on stage in front of thousands of screaming fans? Learn how to become a music therapist and what the job entails in this guest post by Ann Arbor, MI teacher Elaina R...
The therapeutic effects of music are no secret; just think of how much better your favorite song makes you feel after a bad day. One excellent way to channel music into a career and to help others