10 Classical Piano Songs Boys Will Love to Play
Are you having difficulty getting your male piano students to practice classical piano? Our friend Doreen Hall from Paloma Piano shares 10 classical piano songs that boys will love to play...
Have you ever gone into a department store to buy an outfit for a boy and noticed how little there is to choose from compared to what is available for girls?
There are always racks and racks of cute dresses, but you have to go to the rear of the store to find anything at all for boys.
Sometimes I fee
TakeLessons Community Shout Outs Week of 8/18/14
Each week, TakeLessons students and teachers send us their shout outs. Were thankful to be a part of this positive and thriving community, so wed like to share these messages with you. Here are the shout outs we received this week:
Marci S. in Lenexa, KS, wrote, "Last Saturday, August 2nd, many of my students participated in a recital for family and friends. ALL students performed above and beyond my highest expectations. Way to go guys! Due to multiple back surgeries, I have not been able
6 Reasons Learning Violin is Hard and What You Can Do to Succeed
Many beginner violinists wonder "is it hard to learn violin?" While learning violin can be challenging, it's definitely NOT an unattainable goal. Here Brooklyn, NY music teacher Julie P. explains why learning violin is hard and what you can do to be successful...
Have you been told that it's hard to learn violin? We're not going to lie to you, it can be challenging at times, but that's no reason to be intimidated or discouraged. With a good teacher, practice, and perseverance, you can lea
Practice Japanese: 4 Ways to Boost Your Speaking Skills
Learning Japanese isn't just about studying textbooks and memorizing vocabulary. Here, Montgomery, TX Japanese teacher Emily G. shares her tips to help you improve your Japanese speaking skills...
If youre learning Japanese, chances are you plan to use it. You want to be able to read, watch anime without subtitles, or get out there and converse with Japanese people! Sometimes textbooks, useful as they are, just arent the best way to apply your Japanese-language skills. Here are some wa
6 Challenges & 4 Advantages Adults Have Learning Languages
It's never too late to learn a second language! Sure, kids may have those "spongy" brains... but the reality is, there are many advantages to learning a new language as an adult. Here, Spanish tutor Joan B. explains...
If you studied a language in middle school or high school, you might recall the days of memorizing verbs and vocabulary for your exams. Maybe you also recall learning with ease as you familiarized yourself with foreign sounds, words, and experiences.
As an adult,