Today Mike of Yandas Music looks at his favorite reverb pedal, the TC Electronic Hall of Fame! Full Specs and Features available on our website: http://www.y...
Tips for Memorizing Piano Music
Learning to memorize piano music requires some extra concentration and patience. Our Bay Area piano dealers share their tips for memorizing music.
Acoustic or Electric? Advice for your first guitar
A common question from prospective students is, “Should I start with an acoustic or electric guitar?” There seems to be the traditional idea of beginning on the acoustic and then graduating to the electric. There are many variables and a few basic questions to consider when buying your first
How to Read Music
Written music is a language that has been developing for thousands of years, and even the music we read today has been around for over 300 years. Music notation is the representation of sound with symbols, from basic notations for pitch,...
How Often Should I Have My Piano Tuned?
This is a question we hear quite a bit and it comes down to several factors including, where the piano is played, the climate the piano is kept in, etc.
Music Industry Tips: "Help! I'm Losing My Voice!"
Respected vocal coach Roger Burnley has plenty of first-hand experience with voice maladies and he’s got essential advice for you on how to meet these
These Two Women Just Slayed This Floor Piano Routine
Check out these two awesome performers rocking a floor piano routine of Bach’s “Toccata and Fugue in D minor”
Taking Music Lessons As A Kid Could Physically Change Your Brain
Taking music lessons as a child won't just give you a greater appreciation for music, or make you better at keeping a beat -- a small new study suggests ...
Why Students Really Quit Their Musical Instrument (and How Parents Can Prevent It)
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…
How to Repair Broken Piano Keys
If you are looking for a piano but don't want to spend much money, find a used piano and do any needed repairs yourself. Not only you will get to know your instrument, but you will save money as well.
What Musical Instrument Are You?
From the tuba to the violin, to the flute to the oboe - the orchestra is full of such variety! Find out what instrument you'd be in the symphony of life. Brought to you by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.