5 Reasons to Learn Music Theory


Five good reasons why music theory is a must if you expect to perfect your musical talent. 

If you thought music theory was a waste of time and not necessary to further your musical goals, then read these…


7 Tips for Effective Musical Practice

The quality of your practice is much more important than the quantity. The old saying "practice makes perfect" is only true if the practice itself is perfect. Here are 7 tips to help make your practice more effective and efficient.  


3 Critical Truths About P2P File Sharing Networks

If you're confused about file sharing networks,  and the hazards involved, you're not alone. 

Many people looking for for free downloading networks online have unanswered questions about p2p sites and RIAA lawsuit risks.  So here are crucial facts and…


3 Steps to Playing Comfortably for a Crowd

Most people are not comfortable performing in front people. When I say of performing, such as an instrument, or singing, or acting, I mean more than just knowing how to do well at your chosen craft, I mean doing it…


3 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Music Lessons

Whether you are using a book, video, a real live human, or online lessons, keep these pointers in mind in order to get the most out our your studies. 

1. Complete and master each section before moving on to…


Learn To Play Musical Instrument Sets

We all have a few of those childhood dreams that fell to the wayside as we grew up. We were either too busy or too involved in something else or were too poor or just kept forgetting about it. It…


5 Important Tips on Piano Lessons

Must-Have information before deciding on piano lessons! 

Music is a very important part of our lives. It does a lot more than just please our ears it is an integral part of human development. In 1993, there was an experiment…


25 Music Jobs That Most People Don't Know About

You may have heard that music jobs are almost impossible to find, especially if you're young and just starting out. While it may be true that few aspiring musicians will reach the top of the charts, there are hundreds of…


Jimi Hendrix is the #1 Rock and Roll Star of All Time



Jimi Hendrix was the only true genius in rock and roll. The word genius is highly overused and it's often applied to people who are extremely talented. I disagree with the dictionary when it equates genius with…


A Guide to Buying an Acoustic Guitar

Knowing how to choose the right guitar and how to identify a bad one, will save you from countless headaches, not to mention finger aches.  

Acoustic guitar bodies come in basically the same hourglass shape, with some variations, but…


Jazz Essentials

I used to tell people I'd write a jazz album if I could. Once they got past wondering why not (because I was an army medic), they'd smile and say, "I love jazz," then pause, adding, "But I don't know…


Jonny Cash Music

When it comes to music, there is plenty to choose from. Take your pick from pop, country, rhythm and blues, rock and roll, rap, bluegrass, folk, gospel, new age and more. This is a great thing! We all tend to…