What are string instruments? In general terms, string instruments are a family of musical instruments that produce sound by vibrating strings. String instruments make up the largest family of orchestral instruments and include the violin, viola, cello and double bass.
Learning to play stringed instruments offers unique benefits beyond those that general music can promote. The benefits of learning violin and viola, for example, include physical, mental, and emotional development in ways that not all music or academic subjects can
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
We know the last thing many parents want is to encourage more screen time, but if they’re going to have screen time let’s make is educational! It’s also a great way to increase their practice time with their instrument. With out
There’s a lot to think about when you’re getting ready to start music lessons and many parents wonder if their student needs an instrument to start music lessons. The short answer is, yes! Be sure to let us know if
We’re proud to announce our partnership with Mathnasium of Scarsdale, Mamaroneck, and Scarsdale Central Avenue! As a champion of the local community, we’re excited to partner with Mathnasium in our effort to engage Westchester more deeply. By working with
As a parent, have you ever had to ask your kids to practice? Does that sound like a familiar tune often met with protest? You’re not alone, but there is a good chance what they’re saying is not really what they
Have you ever wondered what the secrets of highly effective music teachers are? Read this article to find out how you can learn from the best in music education Source: What Makes a Music Teacher Great? | Resources for Music