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Learning Chronicles: Practicing Solo vs. Ensemble

Learning to play any instrument is both a challenging and rewarding pursuit. As you venture down this path, you’ll find that practicing music is a highly necessary component of this journey. Independent study is critical for self-exploration, mastering technical aspects,

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Teach Music For Smarter Kids

Want Smarter Kids? Teach Music, Not Coding, According to MIT. The latest neuroscience shows that learning a musical instrument increases brain power. CLICK HERE to learn more from Inc.com.

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Maintaining Progress After Missing a Lesson

So, you’ve missed a lesson this week. Lesson cancellations happen. Even when you miss a week with your teacher, it doesn’t have to be a moratorium on your progress. There are myriad ways that you can maintain and even continue

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Making the Most of Online Learning

Online music lessons and classes provide convenient opportunities for learning and growth wherever you are. While the online learning experience will be somewhat different than in person, it can be equally as productive and potentially more efficient. Consider these 10

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The Art Of Practicing

The Art Of Practicing Music by Adrian Moring Practicing music, just like playing music, is truly an art unto itself.  As one searches for new musical concepts and instrumental techniques, it becomes apparent that it takes a perfect balance of

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How To Pick An Instrument To Play

Learning an instrument should be fun! How to pick an instrument to play, however, can sometimes be a challenge. Being creative is part of being human, so we all want to play. Learning an instrument will help us develop skills,

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5 Things You Need for Every Practice Session!

5 Things You Need for Every Practice Session: Practicing can get monotonous over time, especially if you are practicing the same things over and over. Efficient practicing will help you progress through your pieces quickly and keep things fresh and

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Music Makes You Smarter. Here’s Proof.

It’s hard to dispute the clear and present scientific evidence that shows how much influence music has on cognitive development. Music makes you smarter. Time and time again we see parents yank music lessons when their kids are not performing

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What is the best way to study music?

Learning to play a musical instrument takes dedication, diligence, and direction. Each of us is as unique as a snowflake, so like many things in life there is no one correct answer. It is important to note what your goals

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