Online Makeup Lessons – Things You Should Know

Things You Should Know Before Your First Online Makeup Lesson By Joseph D’Amico Skype and FaceTime can be used for online makeup lessons and other situations where you may not be able to follow a consistent in-person teaching schedule with your student. A bit of planning and preparation will go a long way towards ensuring

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Practice Techniques To Improve Your Drum Play

We have all heard the adage “practice makes perfect”. Yet practicing without focus seldom achieves a seamless playing session. When aiming to improve drumming techniques, beginners should focus on holding their drumsticks correctly, keeping their leg and arm movements in sync, and staying on beat. Focused practice sessions require measurable techniques of improvement. Setting benchmarks

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13 Interesting Facts About The Guitar

No matter how old you are, listening to or even looking at a guitar can make you want to grab it and start strumming. As the second most popular musical instrument (after the piano), guitars feature a wide variety of chords and possible combinations of them. Additionally, there are many ways to strum or pick

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How Does Music Help Kids Get Better Grades

Playing an instrument, learning music theory, and listening to compositions are important activities that every child should pursue. At a base level, these activities add new skills, increase knowledge, and serve as creative hobbies. Music opens up new avenues such as pursuing your dreams as a live performer or composer. These, however, are future dreams

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Pitch Matching to Improve Vocal Skills

When singing and taking voice lessons it is foundational to have good pitch. Pitch matching is a basic skill and this article outlines some basic concepts.   Finding Your Natural Range Starting on middle C on the piano, play the note and then match it singing one of the vowels; I believe O is a

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