Before Practice, Think Backwards! by FMC Teacher Mark K.

It’s all about planning No, I’m not saying you have to start practice sessions with the last measure of your piece (that’s a thought for a different post).  What I’m talking about is planning your long-term, and short-term, goals before starting a practice routine.  Goal-oriented practice, or backward-designed practice, keeps effort focused and on track […]

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Teacher Spotlight – Tim – Forbes Music Company

Forbes Music Company is proud to continue it’s Teacher Spotlight series. Periodically, we will be introducing you to one of our teachers. Through an informal interview, they will share stories about their musical endeavors, training and where they find inspiration. Today’s Teacher Spotlight features our fantastic woodwinds teacher, Tim. He teaches saxophone, clarinet and flute with Forbes Music […]

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