Singing for Kids: What You Need to Know About Voice Breaks
Do both boys and girls experience voice breaks and cracks as they learn to sing? Find out in this guest post by Ocala, CA teacher Angie Q....
One common question I get asked by my students is: Do both girls and boy students go through a vocal change?
The answer is yes. I have been teaching voice lessons to both boys and girls (of all ages) for more than 15 years. Here's how it breaks down:
Boy voices start to change during the first stages of puberty and can progres
Whats the Difference Between Professional and Student Violins?
Getting the right instrument is one of the most important decisions in a musician's life. The right violin will feel comfortable in your hands, respond accurately and consistently to your touch, and help you produce the best possible sound for your level of musical development. Students learning the violin can rent or purchase instruments from music instrument retailers, and they offer a variety of instruments that can seem daunting for the novice violin purchaser.
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Video: What's it Like to Take an Online Singing Class?
Is it possible to learn to sing online? With TakeLessons Live, you can attend online group classes to improve your skills, improve your confidence, and get a taste of working with a private voice teacher!
But we get it: the idea can be pretty daunting if you're a total beginner. What's it like to take an online singing class, anyway? How should you prepare? We know you might have questions, so we asked singing teacher Reina M. to address some of the most common questions and concerns. Watch t
10 Wacky Facts About the World's Most Famous Piano Players [Infographic]
If youre learning how to play piano, chances are youve come across the works of famous piano players, such as Rachmaninov, Beethoven, and Chopin.
But do you know anything about these famous pianists?
Sure these famous piano players wrote and performed some of the most well-known classical music pieces, but their personal lives are equally just as colorful.
For example, did you know that Rachmaninov had enormous hands? Or that Beethoven went deaf at the age of 25?
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Teacher Spotlight: Summer Sessions with Tanisha H.
Serious about your music goals? When school is out and the days are longer, summer is the perfect time to step up your game. And with so many summer music camps and intensive programs to select from, there's something for everyone, whether you're into classical, jazz, or R&B.
This year, Los Angeles teacher Tanisha H. organized a summer program to help her students learn from industry professionals, hosting several different sessions in songwriting, music theory, acting, and more. Sounds l