Live Music Revolution

For decades, the importance of live music was downplayed over the more conventional sale of records. The music industry itself has been synonymously referred to as the recording industry. With many artistes climbing through the ranks, diversifying genres they made the industry a multi-billion dollar franchise the world over. Since the late 20th century, live […]

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Internet is the Avenue to Better Music

If there is one thing that everybody uses the Internet for its music. With less diversity on the radio and rising album prices, the Internet has become more popular, less expensive, and a much faster alternative in finding the music you love. In rural America most people have dial up for Internet making buying music […]

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The Rhythm and Tones of Music

An art form with the medium of sound, with pitch covering harmony and melody as well as rhythm and sonic qualities of texture and timber is musics. Creation, significance, performance and definitions vary within social and cultural contexts. The art of ranges from compositions strictly organized, to improvised and random forms. There are divisions of […]

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Will Music Really Make Your Child Smarter?

The nineties have been the decade for widespread news about the affects of music on the brain. Everyone seems to be asking about the “Mozart Effect”, specifically what it is and how to use it to their child’s benefit. It is certainly an exciting time to be a music educator and a parent. We are […]

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Study, Stress and Music

Is background music beneficial or harmful during study? Given that about 75% of students listen to music whilst they do their homework, we ought to find out. It is natural to enjoy learning. We are born curious and eager to gain new knowledge to make sense of the world we live in and gain an […]

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Music Then and Now

Music is all around us. It is a mainstay of our society and is inherent in the souls of our beings. Even in utero it is said that the fetus is able to respond to music that the mother plays or sings. Music can be found in just about every environment around us: calming or […]

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Why Should You Buy Musical Instruments Online

The growth of the Internet has led to online businesses selling almost anything you can think of. Among the growing businesses today are the ones that allow people to buy musical instruments online from the comfort of their own home. The biggest benefit when you buy musical instruments online is that you will save money. […]

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Why Get Yourself Rated for Instruments?

We all know that the instrument pilot checkride is undeniably difficult. It’s highly possible that you might have to take the checkride more than once before you finally get that rating you’ve been waiting for, though you can always increase or improve your chances by adequate preparation. Still, the level of difficulty doesn’t change and […]

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