The Bastien piano books series bring fond memories to me of my early lessons using these books. I would examine the colorful pictures of children and notes, play the "Chocolate Cake" song with my mouth watering, and...
Answer to a question of whether or not a child should be made to study a musical instrument.
Teaching piano requires certain skills and abilities. Get started as a piano teacher with these tools to make sure your experience is successful.
In addition to standard music notation, there are several types of musical diagrams that can be created in your word-processing program. These include tablature, chord frames for fretted instruments, fingering charts...
Different methods of piano teaching produce very different results! I have taken piano both in the U.S.A. and in several European countries, and the methods differed greatly; so did my progress. Learn which method you...
You've just graduated music school and landed your first job teaching choir. Your new school hasn't had a choral program in years, and the students aren't excited about singing. How do you start?
Reviews and advice for first time band parents looking for a top quality student flute, offered by a band instrument repair professional.
A choir that can read music will quickly surpass the quality of one that cannot. While teaching by rote may seem easier, taking the time to teach sight-singing will benefit students and save time.
If you've never had to shop for a student trumpet before, it can be overwhelming. Here's a quick rundown of the top 4 student trumpets recommended by high school band directors.
You might be tempted to purchase the cheapest flute you are able to find. The quality of the flute is reflected in the tone. If any dings are present in any part of the flute, the tone quality is lowered.