The 5 Easiest Instrument To Learn For Adults And Children

The 5 Easiest Instrument To Learn For Adults And Children

Learning to play a musical instrument is not easy. It doesn’t matter what instruments you choose to learn, getting good at an instrument requires time, patience, commitment and practice. That said, it’s also super fun and rewarding! There is no better feeling than mastering a part, jamming with friends, or writing a full song. Music…

How To Play Keyboard For Beginners – 11 Tips To Learn Keyboard

How To Play Keyboard For Beginners – 11 Tips To Learn Keyboard

Want to know how to play the keyboard but haven’t got any experience yet? No problem, as today we’re going to look at the first steps you’ll need to take to start playing the correct way. So you’ve bought a good keyboard. Learning the keyboard is a great foundation for learning other instruments in the…

6 Best Exercises To Improve Your Timekeeping On Any Instrument

6 Best Exercises To Improve Your Timekeeping On Any Instrument

The better you get at your instrument, the more you realize how bad you are at keeping time. Having a great sense of time and feel is one of the most important and deceivingly difficult parts of working on your instrument. Some instruments, like drums and bass, lend themselves towards working on timekeeping a lot….

Ear Training, What It Is, And Why It’s the Key to Natural Musicality

Ear Training, What It Is, And Why It’s the Key to Natural Musicality

If there’s one thing most musicians yearn for, it’s natural musicality: being able to play exactly what they want. It’s that element that distinguishes a music student from a musician. Believe it or not, everyone can develop this natural musicality. The secret to unlocking it lies in the practice of ear training. Ear training provides…

How To Improve Your Timekeeping and Rhythmic Feel On Any Instrument

How To Improve Your Timekeeping and Rhythmic Feel On Any Instrument

Have you ever transcribed a musician’s part in a song, only to find out that it’s very simple and uses many of the same techniques and scales that you already know? It can be frustrating trying to figure out what makes great musicians sound so good. There are may things that make great musicians great,…

5 Reasons Why Recording Yourself Is The Best Practice Tool At Your Disposal

5 Reasons Why Recording Yourself Is The Best Practice Tool At Your Disposal

Are you looking for a way to kick up your practice game? At times practice can feel stagnant and progress futile. But if you start recording yourself regularly, your practice will be forever changed. Over the years I have had many teachers tell me to record myself and listen back, but it took a while…

Music Keyboard Basics: 3 Hand Independence Exercises To Practice

Music Keyboard Basics: 3 Hand Independence Exercises To Practice

Hand independence is essential for piano playing at all levels, and in all styles. If you can become proficient with both hands, it will free up a world of creative melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic options; whether it’s with a band or on your own! When learning from professional keyboard tutorials, many young pianists of a…

Win: Drumming Course ‘Drumming for Dance Music’ From Paul Kodish – $164 Value!

Win: Drumming Course ‘Drumming for Dance Music’ From Paul Kodish – $164 Value!

Woo hoo, another competition is here! Today the prize is supplied by the lovely folks over at Producertech, and is for this cool drumming course. As you can see the price is normally £49.99 to enroll (about $82), but I’m giving away two copies for free to my lovely readers. 😉 You can see what…