The Magic of Music: 8 Musical Phenomena Explained [Infographic]
Have you ever thought about how awesome music is? The joy of performing and listening to music forms a universal language that connects us across cultures and across time.
And yet despite how universal the experience of music is, theres still a lot we dont know about its effects on our bodies and minds. In fact, the famed anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss once said that music is the supreme mystery of human knowledge.
Mysterious though it may be, scientists have discovered some intere
15+ Useful Spanish Phrases and Etiquette Tips for Dining
Are you planning to eat your way throughout Spain? Below, Spanish teacher Breeana D. shares some useful Spanish phrases and etiquette tips for dining out...
Are you planning a big trip to Spain? Chances are youre going to be eating at a lot of delicious restaurants during your stay.
Before you embark on your trip, its a good idea to learn a few useful Spanish phrases as well as some etiquette tips.
After all, the same etiquette rules you follow in the U.S. might not necessary appl
Top 5 Benefits of Taking Italian Online Lessons
Do you want to learn how to speak Italian? Besides being fun, learning Italian offers many benefits. Not only does it broaden your cultural perspective, but it also offers you additional work opportunities; boosts academic achievement and test scores; and even helps prevent dementia later in life.
Whether you want learn Italian for its beauty or simply to impress the guy or gal next door, you dont have to let your perceived limitations get in the way of flexing your fluency. With todays
Top 5 Bars With Live Music in DC
With its status as both the nation's capital and a huge metropolis, Washington, DC, has one of the most diverse and vibrant live music scenes in the country. From hip hop to classic rock, pop, jazz, blues, country, and more, whatever you're looking for can be found in DC. Also, there's no place better to hear a live band than at a great bar, whether it's a friendly neighborhood pub or a bigger venue. So here are the top five bars with live music in DC.
1. Black Cat
1811 14th Street NW
Can Labeling Your Piano Keys Help You Learn Faster?
Struggling to remember which key is which on the piano? One common learning strategy is to label the keys. Read on as St. Augustine, FL teacher Heather L. shares her thoughts on the method...
Can labeled piano keys help you learn faster? This is a highly controversial topic and hotly debated in the music education world.
Having come from a high-pressure, formal music college, at the beginning of my teaching career I disliked the idea of any labeling for any age, either on t