10 Classical Piano Songs Boys Will Love to Play
Are you having difficulty getting male piano students to practice classical piano? Our friend Doreen Hall from Paloma Piano shares some helpful suggestions below...
Sometimes it can be tricky to find classical piano songs that don't bore young male students. Over the years however, I have found several awesome classical piano pieces that my boy students enjoy learning.
Here are my top 10 pieces to keep boys engaged and interested in their classical piano lessons. Songs are listed in orde
How to Tune a Guitar | The Most Comprehensive Guide Ever
An out-of-tune guitar can make even the best musician sound terrible. If you're just beginning to play, an out-of-tune guitar will be incredibly frustrating and make every note sound like a mistake. Learn how to tune a guitar like a pro and pretty soon you'll be playing like one, too.
The basic mechanics of tuning a guitar are simple.
To change a string's pitch, turn it's corresponding tuning key on the head of the guitar (hint: check out our guide to the parts of a guitar). Turning the tu
What is Guitar Technique? And Why Does it Matter?
What's the deal with guitar technique anyway? Guitar teacher Alexander A. explains a few of the fundamentals and why they are so important...
If your teacher is cracking the whip every lesson because your hands arent in the proper position you may be asking yourself, Does my guitar teacher hate me? The answer is no at least, I certainly hope not! More than likely, your teacher is trying to make you a better player by guiding you to play with good technique.
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Singing Tips: How to Sing Into a Microphone
As a vocalist, there are many core techniques to learn in order to excel at your craft. From proper breathing and support to tone, range, and pitch, mastering the art of singing takes practice and dedication.
One of the singing tips that is frequently overlooked is microphone technique. All of your hard work can be undone if youre not comfortable with microphone technique. The moment you sing into a microphone your acoustic voice becomes an electric instrument. Even with the best vocal techniq
A Song of Guitar Effect Pedals and G.A.S. | Tips for Buying Guitar Equipment
With so much equipment available for guitar players, how do you know what's worth your hard-earned money? In this guest post, North Wales, PA teacher Nathan D. shares what you need to know about finding the best guitar effects pedals and more...
In the never-ending quest for the guitar tone of their dreams, guitarists will spend countless hours experimenting with pickups, cables, amps, speakers, and much more. And at some point if you have an electric guitar, you'll get the uncontro