With the new school year now fully underway, many households are getting into their groove and finding the right routine. In any musical household, one very important (yet sometimes overlooked) factor of a successful school year schedule is practice time. Following school, homework, extra-curricular … Read more about Make Practice Time Rewarding and Fun with These 5 Simple Practice Tips!
As we approach the circular drive my stomach starts knotting up, and I question my preparedness. We pull up to the ranch-style home, paint-peeled decorative trim framing the large sun-catcher-filled bay window, leading my eyes to the well-worn upright Mason & Hamlin inside. I say goodbye to my … Read more about Inspire, Encourage and Reward Beginning Pianists with New Beginner Notes Music
Do you have a child that loves music? Are you shopping for your nephew or godchild for Christmas and have no idea what to get them? We put our heads together to come up with a list of musical gift ideas that are great for kids. Not only will these gifts foster their music abilities, but they can be … Read more about Music Gift Ideas for Kids
Have no idea what to get for that beginner musician in your life? Here are some gift ideas that we'd like to share with you for guitar, piano and voice. The book featured at left is perfect for either beginning piano players or singers because the notes and words are printed large and are extremely … Read more about Gift Ideas for the Beginner Musician