How to Measure the Success of Your Childs Piano Lessons
Piano lessons for kids are an investment -- so how do you know your investment is worthwhile? Here are some tips for checking in and making sure your child is learning piano at the right pace, courtesy of Brooklyn, NY teacher Liz T...
If your child has recently started taking private lessons, there are certain benchmarks you can follow to assess musical progress as he or she is learning piano. Many parents are unaware of how to track and measure their child's musical abilities.
13 Famous Singers With Surprisingly Bad Vocal Habits
Believe it or not, your favorite singers aren't always perfect. Read on as voice teacher Elaina R. reveals the bad vocal habits you can learn from...
Its easy to turn on the radio and assume that famous singers always sound incredible. I promise, though, thats not the case. Every single singer has experienced vocal faults at some point (even if editing and Auto-Tune buffs every track to perfection).
Here are just a few examples of some of the things that can go wrong, as demon
Bored with Bach? Explore Rock, Soul, and More Songs for Violin
One of the coolest things about playing an instrument in this day and age is that anything is possible! Thanks to the Internet, you have a world of options available to you for accessing sheet music, recorded songs, accompaniment tracks, and tons of other ways to find new and interesting songs for violin. This article is here to offer you a fresh and exciting perspective on how versatile the violin is, by guiding you through five examples of contemporary music to explore, encompassing a variety
Exercises for Practicing Guitar Chords
There are several ways to master the technique of changing chords, so lets look at a couple of exercises using basic guitar chords. The basic guitar chords are C, D, Dm, E, Em, F, G, A, and Am. Some instructors add C7, D7, E7, G7, A7 and B7. The F chord is always the most difficult for the beginning guitar player because you hold two strings down with one finger.
Ideally, you want your basic guitar chords to sound clean and crisp no muffled strings. Keep practicing the individual chords un
What I've Learned From 7 Famous Guitarists Who Almost Gave Up
"Making it" as a musician isn't always easy -- but it's also not impossible! In this guest post, Ged Richardson from Zingstruments shares what he's learned from seven famous guitarists who overcame the odds...
Tired of getting knocked back? Feeling like your time as a world-famous guitarist will never come? Downright depressed about trying to make it in the music industry?
Yup. I know the feeling. Its exhausting, isnt it?
But heres the thing: what youre feeling is com