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  • An Intro To Reading Music

    Posted July 1st, 2019

    Although many people long to play an instrument, they are often reluctant to learn because they don’t know how to read music. But contrary to popular belief, learning to read music isn’t as hard as it seems! If you’re interested in learning to play an instrument, don’t let your lack of music knowl...

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  • Differences Between Acoustic vs Electric Guitars

    Posted June 27th, 2019

    One of the biggest decisions new guitar players must make is whether to learn to play an acoustic guitar or an electric guitar first. While similar in many ways, the two types of guitars have some big differences. If you’re still considering which type of guitar to learn first, read on below to discover...

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  • Why Music Lessons Are the Perfect Summer Activity

    Posted June 3rd, 2019

    It’s getting a little hotter every day here in Phoenix, which can only mean one thing: summer is almost upon us! For most kids, summer is synonymous with no school and loads of uninterrupted free time. For most parents, this means finding fun summer activities to fill the time and keep kids out of trouble u...

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  • Must-Have Accessories For Singers

    Posted May 15th, 2019

    In addition to singing lessons and regular practice, there are several gadgets and accessories that can help enhance a singer’s sound. From the perfect microphone to wireless systems and effects pedals, a singer’s potential toolkit is endless. But for those singers who are just starting out, it can be...

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  • A Musician’s Guide To Booking Gigs

    Posted April 10th, 2019

    If you’ve been taking music lessons for a significant amount of time and finally feel confident in your music abilities, the next logical step is to get out there and show off your skills! For most musicians, this means booking gigs and playing live shows. But finding and securing music gigs can be tough, e...

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  • 4 Ways To Spice Up Your Practice Routine

    Posted March 29th, 2019

    Let’s face it: routines can get boring, especially when it comes to practicing your instrument. While practicing is absolutely vital to becoming a talented, badass musician, it can get dull after a while, particularly when you do the same thing over and over. But before you burn yourself out and ditch p...

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  • How Music Lessons Can Help Reduce Screen Time

    Posted March 16th, 2019

    While devices like cell phones, laptops, tablets, and TVs are extremely useful and can be wonderful forms of entertainment, some may argue it’s too much of a good thing—and for good reason. If you’re like most kids (and even adults these days), chances are you’re spending most of your time in front of...

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  • The Dos and Dont’s of Drum Care

    Posted March 4th, 2019

    Believe it or not, drums require care and maintenance just like a car or pool. The fact is drums can be expensive; that’s why you’ll want to make them last as long as possible and keep them in good working condition. Read our tips below for ideal drum maintenance to learn how to properly care for your drum...

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  • 4 Essentials Tools for Musicians

    Posted February 1st, 2019

    To set yourself up for musical success, there are a few key music tools and resources you’ll need to invest in on your journey towards becoming the best musician you can be. Apart from an instrument and a strong desire to learn, every musician’s “toolbox” should include the following: a metronome, tun...

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  • 3 Proven Ways to Tune Your Guitar

    Posted January 21st, 2019

    Nothing ruins a song like a guitar that’s out of tune. The truth is you can take all the guitar lessons in the world and practice for hours on end, but if your guitar isn’t properly tuned, then none of that matters. It’s a bit like having a really expensive car, but never washing it! Luckily, tuning ...

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