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Music Excellence Is Not Always A Positive Music Lesson

Does A Positive Music Lesson Have To Be Excellent? Recently during a seminar I was offering on positive teaching methods, I was challenged by a very well trained and passionate piano teacher about the idea of teaching positive music lessons. After I gave notes, ideas, and examples of practical applications on how to positively reinforce

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Music Is More Valuable Than Math

Music Students Learn To Make Decisions Faster And Better Then Most As many parents know, there is a general list of “why it’s important to take music lessons”. The main one we think of is improvement in Math…though any music teacher will tell you that’s just the tip of the iceberg. An often overlooked benefit–and

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Amazing Music Student Scales Skyscraper

One Step At A Time Keeping students interested and excited about learning music can sometimes be challenging.   After the initial excitement wears off, it’s important to keep students engaged and progressing, but not frustrated with progressively difficulty of songs and exercises. At Lessons In Your Home, our teachers are some of the best music educators

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Where to Rent A Violin, Viola, Cello or Bass

Choosing the correct instrument for your violin, viola, cello or bass lessons. At Lessons In Your Home we want our students to have the very best music lesson experience.   An important part of that is choosing a quality instrument correctly sized for the student. We strongly suggest renting, rather than buying, your first string instrument

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Stringing Along

Decisons, Decisions….. If you have a school-aged child, they may soon be choosing an instrument to play in their school band or orchestra. With so many choices, it’s hard to decide, but the best thing you can do is read about and listen to a variety of instruments. The article below will help you understand

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