Anatomy of a Piano

At first glance, a piano simply looks like a bunch of black and white keys attached to a box in that instantly recognizable harp shape. You may be surprised to hear that a grand piano contains about 12,000 parts in total! That may sound overwhelming at first, however, most of those parts work together and

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Anatomy of a Piano

At first glance, a piano simply looks like a bunch of black and white keys attached to a box in that instantly recognizable harp shape. You may be surprised to hear that a grand piano contains about 12,000 parts in total! That may sound overwhelming at first, however, most of those parts work together and

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How To Set Up A Drum Set

If your child has recently started Denver drum lessons, chances are that you’re about to face the challenge of setting up your very first drum set. This can be tricky since the drum set is not one instrument, it’s several! Proper placement of each part of the drum set is crucial to making sure that

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Finger Exercises to Improve Piano Play

Piano takes practice, just like any other skill in life. Whereas the athlete earns their edge from practice drills, time in the gym, and studying tape, the pianist earns theirs through finger exercises, scales, and pattern work. These are crucial components of a practice routine for anyone seeking long-term improvement and consistency in their Miami

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Does My Child Need a Guitar Strap?

Your little one has been asking about playing the guitar for quite a while now. You figured it was time for them to have their own instrument to play. You’ve also looked into signing them up for guitar lessons in Orlando, so they can begin learning right away. You even went to the local music store to

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Strike Up The Band

I have taught drum lessons in Washington, DC for several years now, and frequently parents contact me before lessons begin to discuss the purchase of a new drum set. Typically, this is the first drum set the family has ever purchased, and they are understandably bewildered by the decisions involved. The idea of getting a

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