Learning Music Effectively is About Your Mindset

The Learning Music Category covers general philosophy on learning music and teaching skills. It’s about the ideas and of how to learn and techniques you can implement.

Since decades, musical instruments have played a pivotal role in bringing immense joy to both spectators and the musician. Piano is among the many instruments that helps elate your spirits. Whether it’s an evening in solitude, getting romantic with your partner by playing a sweet number on the piano or just amusing guests who have […]

Legato is a term that you will hear a lot once you start getting into lead guitar playing, but what exactly does it mean? Well, it literally means ‘tied together’ and it indicates that notes should be played smoothly, with no gap or silence between them, so that one note leads directly onto the next. […]

Music exists in all cultures. It can be termed a language which influences people of all age groups from all walks of life and it does a whole lot of good things to the well being of mankind. Music affects the whole brain for good, only loud and jarring music could be irritating. Otherwise all […]

Whenever I’m teaching guitar to beginners, one of the first real stumbling blocks for most students seems to come when they first encounter barre chords. After learning the basic open chords and practicing changing fluently between them, as well as, perhaps, learning a few simple riffs or single note picking exercises, along come barre chords. […]

As another year comes around to a close it’s time for a little reflection and to take stock in the highs and lows of my music. The past year has been a very tremulous time for me with some real ups and downs. On the up side I’ve had several new projects which I’ve been […]

Finding the ideal piano teacher can be a difficult process. The relationship between a piano instructor and student, like any other relationship, centers on how well the two personalities interact and understand each other. Sometimes people lose interest in learning piano because their instructor is not the right fit for them. However, those who are […]

Many people think playing guitar is really cool and also believe it is a great way to attract the ladies and being honest it is an attraction. Playing guitar or any instrument well is an amazing skill to have and many of us can only marvel at the ability of the worlds greatest guitar players. […]

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