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Musical instruments

Most Popular First Songs to Learn on Instruments

Learning to play a musical instrument is an endeavor that promises a lifetime of joy and self-expression. But where do you start? After choosing an instrument, finding an instructor, and learning some technique, it quickly becomes time to pick repertoire,

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What to Know About Vocal Lessons for Kids

Article Written by Guest Author – Crystal Casey Singing is the most ancient and innate form of music-making, and most children naturally begin to sing as they become proficient talkers. It’s an activity that is part of our humanity, and

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Benefits of Extra Music Lessons for Adolescents

Learning to play an instrument has many academic and psychological benefits, from school to work, the scientific evidence of the positive influence of music is overwhelming and indisputable. Are there benefits in continuing music lessons after mastering the instrument? How

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Learning Music is Like Learning a Language

Many scholars, teachers and musicians have argued over this simple question: “Is music a language?” It’s true that reading music notation can be compared to reading text. Many of us have similar emotional reactions to particular types of music, that’s

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young girl taking lessons with female vocal coach

How Do You Know Which Voice Part You Are?

Article Written by Guest Author – Crystal Casey What is a Voice Type? Every singer has a specific voice type which sings a corresponding voice part. But what does this mean? When we refer to “voice type,” we are talking

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online music lessons

Getting the Most from Online Music Lessons

For many of us, online interactions have become part of our daily routine. This transition to working online is allowing us to stay safe and healthy, particularly as we slowly work our way back into a sense of normalcy. As

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Conducting A Successful Online Music Lesson

How to Conduct a Successful Virtual Music Lesson We live in a digital age, where technology is ever-evolving. Almost everything is accessible virtually, and music lessons are no exception. If you are new to conducting your music lessons via virtual

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Singing With A Common Cold

Should we sing even with a Cold? When someone has a common cold, the symptoms can appear in a variety of ways. A few main cold symptoms that can get in the way of singing are muscular pain, throat irritation,

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