Hobbies For Retirement – It’s Never Too Late To Learn Piano Or Keyboard
So you are finally retired. You have worked hard for most of your life and now it’s ‘me’ time. Time for you to fulfill some of those hobbies that you would have loved to have had time to do but one thing always got in the way.Drum Lesson – Practice The Drums For Results, Not A Cookie Or A Gold Star
“How much should I practice the drums?” This simple question is easily one of the most common questions that my students and their parents have asked me. Unfortunately the answer isn’t as simple. I could say anywhere from a half an hour a day to six hours a day, depending on the level of mastery that you wish to achieve, but that still dances around the point…Guitar Basics for Beginners
When you take up private guitar lessons, online tutorial, or any other kind of lesson for you to be able to play this six-stringed instrument, there are certain techniques that you need to master. It doesn’t matter what kind of guitar you want to play. If you want to be good at the instrument, you need to know these basics.5 Tips for New Guitar Players
Learning how to play the guitar is not easy. Here are some tips on how to make it bearable.How To Write Songs: Start By Writing Total Crap
If you are an aspiring songwriter, you need to start by giving yourself permission to write a few crappy songs. The good songs will follow.Tips on Writing Your First Song
Music is a beautiful gift that we as Humans can understand on all levels and from all backgrounds. A song written in any language can be conveyed and understood even though the language is foreign to us. Songs define us as a people and can be used to break barriers between nations and cultures and unite us in movement.Writing a Song and How to Publish It
If music to you like the rest of world is one of your favorite indulgences then it may have crossed your mind at some point that you’d like to have a go at writing your own song. It’s not as difficult as one might expect and regardless of whether this is your first time the opportunity to write and publish your own song has never been greater.Drum Techniques – The Moeller Stroke – What It Is, How It Works, and Why You Need This Technique!
What if I told you that you could double, triple, or even quadruple the efficiency of your drumming? Is that something you’d be interested in? Would you do more for that than for a Klondike bar? (I would.)8 Tips on Using Organ Crescendo Pedal
Many modern and eclectic organs are equipped with a crescendo pedal which is sometimes a necessary tool in creating dynamics in certain type of organ music, especially from German Romantic period, such as music by Liszt, Reger, Rheinberger, Karg-Elert and others. Some pieces from the modern times also are suited for crescendo pedal. Although you can perform this music without the use of this pedal quite successfully, knowing how to employ it can be very beneficial to the organist. The crescendo pedal facilitates the registration changes that can be achieved by the organist alone. In this article, I will give you 8 tips on using crescendo pedal on the organ.Learn to Sing With Free Vocal Lessons
Free vocal lessons out of your price range or not available, but you want to learn to sing? Think about joining a choral group where you will at least get some amount of professional guidance. Consider this activity as a way to build and sharpen your musical and vocal skills.Slap Bass: Techniques, Adjustments and Tricks to Develop Your Tone – Part Three
Part two of this article explored how to adjust your bass guitar and find the right strings to help you get the slap bass sound you’ve always wanted. Part three will cover dialing in your electronics and amplifier to optimize your slap tone and will discuss how the frets can also have an affect.4 Important Things To Do Before Your First Production
With computers and technology today, music production is becoming a widely sought out hobby which can easily turn into a career if you are devoted and take the time to learn the steps of music production. Music production can be very fun and rewarding and if you make it big, very lucrative. To get started in producing music, there are some steps and learning curves that you will have to familiarize yourself with before starting your first track. There are also some things you can do to make your very first track worth its weight in both production experience and quality. Here are a few guidelines.