It's not a revolutionary idea. But "Sampled Room," a gorgeous video produced with just a Canon EOS 5D mkII, a Shure SM48 mic, and a room full of stuff, shows that you really don't need instruments to make music. [Vimeo]
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Parents don’t treat music as important as other subjects. The sad truth is that many non-music teachers and administrators do not find music equally as important as math or English language-arts — but parents must. Besides, you wouldn’t let your child quit math, would you? Many kids would jump at that opportunity! Music is a core subject…period. The more parents treat it as such, the less students will quit Students don’t know how to get better. Without the proper tools and practice habits to get better at anything, students will become frustrated and want to quit. It is the role of music educators and parents to give students ownership over their learning . Teachers must teach students why, how, where, and when to practice, and parents must obtain minimal knowledge about how students…
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Students can get caught up in the physical part of playing an instrument and go about it mathematically and not musically. It is possible to learn a scale pattern or chord shape and memorize the fingering and still be able to play it correctly even if your ears are covered up. This is how a ro
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