Congrats to all our wonderful students who performed at our “Rockin’ the Boat” recital on June 5th, 2016 in Greenwich, CT. We had students of all ages and skills levels singing and playing piano, guitar and violin! Many thanks to
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Part 2: “Failing can be fun!” I remember a pivotal moment in my musical career at the age of 10. While I was preparing for an adjudication festival on Flute, I had been practicing for 1- 2 hours everyday on
Ready for Summer? After a long winter, we are all excited to soak up some sun and enjoy the outdoors. But it won’t be long before the sweltering heat drives us back inside. And I’m sure you’ve heard “I’m bored.” or
Mastery. Perfection. Comprehension. How do these words define our knowledge of our instruments? A study piece? A recital piece? A contest or festival piece? Music in general? It’s a matter of hot debate, but one thing is for certain. We must have
If you read our article about the benefits of music lessons, then by now you’re already well aware of the academic and psychological benefits of music lessons. From school to the workplace, the scientific evidence of the positive influence of
There are so many different instruments to choose from in the woodwind and brass family! Which is the right band instrument for your child? Picking an instrument can be fun … and overwhelming. Unlike string instruments, wind and brass instruments do
Part 1: “Fight or Flight Response, it’s okay, it’s not our fault!” The time is 7:30pm circa 1800’s in the bitter cold of winter, you are warming your extremities by a fire that took determined effort with flint stone as
Forbes Music Company is proud to announce it’s Teacher Spotlight series. Periodically, we will be introducing you to one of our teachers. Through an informal interview, they will share stories about their musical endeavors, training and where they find inspiration.
Choosing an instrument can seem overwhelming. With a plethora of exciting options the ukulele is often overlooked. Below are five reasons why the 4-stringed instrument deserves closer consideration. 5 Reasons to Consider the Ukulele for Your Kids or Yourself! 1.