Understanding Any Piece of Music by Ear

Most people assume that only a musical genius could listen to a piece of music and instantly know how to play it in any key. In this article David Reed explains that this “genius” is available to all of us.

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ABC Learn Guitar Book

The Any Body Can Learn Guitar ebook is especially targeted for the beginner student. This is not a theory course as much as it is a quick start guide to the some of the most common theory elements and how to apply them when learning guitar

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3 Time Saving Practice Tips

Practicing music is vital to becoming an expert or a least enjoying what music has to offer, however, you may not hove 4 or 5 hours a day to practice music. In order to get the most out of your practice sessions you need to think efficiency. By doing this you will eliminate wasted time. […]

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Music Learning – A Beginners Guide to Music Sightreading

In recent times, I got some interesting questions on music sightreading techniques and the blend it delivers for enhancing better music learning and playing. Here, I will be sharing some of the key notes of music sightreading with you all. Practicing or rehearsing on the sheet music for an orchestra, band, or a solo performance […]

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Music Rhythm and Yoga Rhythm

I’ve been on a kick lately about music rhythm and today I’m going to compare it to yoga rhythm. I practice in a couple of different hot yoga classes on a weekly basis. The typical class goes 90 minutes with each pose done twice. My early morning class are shortened classes for us working class […]

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Focusing on Rhythm

Focusing on Rhythm will be a life time effort as a musician. I don’t think that you ever stop improving your rhythm skills. In playing and learning music a vast majority of musicians struggle with timing, especially when playing solo. Once again I’m reading “The Music Lesson” by Victor Wooten and the chapter topic is […]

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What Musical Emotions Do You Convey

Continuing on the theme of musical emotion, I want to further explore the type of emotion conveyed. Again I’m considering the ideas of Victor Wooten in his book  "The Music Lesson". Musical Emotion Types Victor’s friend relates to us that there are three types emotion that music will convey. They are a neutral or passive […]

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