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  • 4 No Fail Ways To Boost Your Guitar Practice Routine

    Posted December 6th, 2017

    Keeping up with a regular practice routine and making the most out of your guitar lessons is perhaps one of the hardest parts about learning to play the guitar. Not only are the notes and chords new, but for most people, so is the idea of a set practice routine. Generally speaking, when it comes to practicing ...

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  • Are You Stressed? Why Learning An Instrument Helps Relieve Stress

    Posted November 30th, 2017

    Like it or not, no one is immune to stress! Everyone experiences it at some point or another…just like the flu. But unlike the flu, there isn’t a vaccine to protect you from it! There are, however, several coping mechanisms and outlets to help keep stress at bay–one of which is music. Music has long ...

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  • The Top 3 Mistakes Beginning Piano Students Make, And How To Avoid Them

    Posted November 20th, 2017

    Learning to play the piano is an exciting experience but it can also be an intimidating one. From notes to scales and proper piano fingering, there’s a lot for a new pianist to learn! With so much to keep up with and remember, it’s only inevitable that beginning piano students will make some mistakes along...

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  • Why Learning Music Online Is Holding You Back

    Posted November 8th, 2017

    There are some things you can learn solely online like how to cook the perfect pie or how to fix a broken toilet. Then there are other things, like learning how to play an instrument, where face-to-face interaction is a better bet. Although online music lessons are quite popular these days, they’re definitel...

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  • [VIDEO] How To Play The Munsters Theme Song on Guitar

    Posted October 31st, 2017

    Halloween is officially upon us! While you no doubt have your costume ready to go and plenty of candy on hand, there’s one thing you’re likely missing: a spooky Halloween anthem! While orange and black are the traditional All Hallows’ Eve must-haves, an eerie Halloween song is just what you need to take ...

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  • How To Compel Your Child to Practice Their Instrument

    Posted October 26th, 2017

    Getting your child to practice their instrument is a lot like getting them to eat their vegetables…a definite struggle at times! But with a little creative parenting on your part, your child can learn to love practicing! If you’re tired of begging your kid to practice their instrument and are over the ...

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  • Attention Parents: Learning An Instrument Helps Relieve Anxiety In Kids

    Posted October 20th, 2017

    It should come as no surprise that today’s kids are highly stressed and anxious. With homework, after school activities, and social pressure, kids have a lot to worry about! Luckily, there are a variety of solutions to help children relieve anxiety. While fidget spinners are the popular choice these days, th...

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  • 3 Strum Patterns Every Beginner Guitarist Needs To Know

    Posted October 13th, 2017

    To become a true guitar master, you need to do more than just take guitar lessons, learn basic chords, and memorize notes on the fretboard. While all that’s super important, there’s another guitar skill you’ll need to pick up along the way; one that will help you connect all the dots and take your playin...

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  • How to Sing with Confidence

    Posted October 4th, 2017

    Have you ever been to a concert and were completely awed not only by the singer’s vocal chops, but by their ability to own the stage and exude confidence? Watching singers with so much charisma, personality, and ease on stage can make it easy to believe that some people are just born with a natural stage pre...

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  • Attention Drummers!!! 3 Tips To Accelerate Your Progress

    Posted September 28th, 2017

    Listen up, drummers! Do you covet the skills of Travis Barker, wish you could rock out like Chad Smith, or throw down the beat as well as David Grohl? Then keep reading…we have the secrets to help you get there! It should be no surprise that these drum talents didn’t develop their skills overnightR...

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