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How to Clean a Saxophone
These are the most basic and effective ways to keep your saxophone clean and working properly. You can prevent 90% of trips to the repair shop, and prevent gross bacteria and mold from growing in your horn by following this short routine each time you finish playing.
How to breathe properly for singing
This is a step-by-step guide to engaged breathing. Engaged breathing is when the mind and the body are both focusing on breathing rather than keeping it running in the background. By using these steps, engaged breathing will become easier to practice not only in making music, but help with taking those deep breaths we all need in our day-to-day lives.
How to set up your clarinet mouthpiece
Learn how to assemble and disassemble a clarinet mouthpiece and avoid common mistakes like having bad tone, or inconsistent sounds. Read on to ensure that you have fun, avoid frustration, and make consistent, amazing progress on the clarinet.
How to Play Major 7th Chords on Piano
Learn how to easily build root position major 7th chords. Then learn three common voicings for variety, plus a bonus voicing that is a personal favorite of mine. These are great to use when improvising, reading lead sheets, or composing to improve your musicality.
Student of the Month: Roberto A. wins Frank Sinatra audition!
Congratulations to Roberto, our student of the month for June 2023. Learn about Roberto's journey, and how his music lessons and practice helped him gain acceptance into the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts.