Category Archives: Music Lessons

How Does Music Affect Math Ability in Kids?

While not every researcher will agree that music has a positive effect on cognition and mathematical reasoning skills, there is actually sufficient studies that show that there is a relationship between music and math. In history, Einstein used to play music when he had problems with...

Eric Lu, Young Piano Prodigy Wins The 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition

The jurors of the 2018 Leeds International Piano Competition had a key attribute that a potential winner of the contest had to display. This was a unique, talented musical voice that complimented, rather than overshadowed the music. This was one of the many factors that differentiated Eric Lu,20 and Boston native, from the...

Choosing the Best Starter Musical Instrument for A Child

Most parents want their kids to play a musical instrument but sometimes get confused as to which one is right for them. While understanding that mastering a musical instrument takes a great deal of practice, it is a rewarding experience that can help children learn self-expression, motor skills, improve their listening and

DO YOU HAVE TO LEARN THE THEORY?

Most of the Adult piano students are соnfuѕing аbоut thе difference bеtwееn piano lessons and piano thеоrу. They wаnt to know if it'ѕ nесеѕѕаrу fоr them in рiаnо lеѕѕоnѕ tо lеаrn music thеоrу. If уоu have already еnrоllеd in рiаnо lеѕѕоnѕ I саn guаrаntее уоu will be lеаrning ѕоmе music thеоrу.  Whаt рeople...

Preludes and Fugues

A prelude is a short introduction to a larger piece of music such as a fugue or opera. For example, that sentence could be a literary prelude to the explanation of a fugue in the next paragraph. A fugue is a piece of music that is built on multiple...

Why It’s Never Too Late To Learn Piano

Proper practice methods of the piano can practically turn anybody into a talented pianist. Efforts, time and talents are merely secondary factors to learning how to successfully play the piano. The most important factor in learning the piano is the practice methods. Over the years,...