No more gazing longingly into the windows of piano stores... Right about now you're probably a bit confused because I've dropped you right into the middle of my train of thought so let me back up a bit and get you up to speed: So far in my lifetime I have had a loving relationship with music. I love music. I love to sing. I love to hear musical instruments whether they are utilized as part of an orchestra or to support a choir. I have tried my hand at a few instruments and managed to acquit myself well e... read more »
Kid's piano lessons need a gentle hand and many parents get in their child's way by trying to over-manage the piano experience. That may not be what you want to hear, but this over-management is a prime cause of kids quitting the piano. Here's some advice to parents about how to manage themselves in terms of piano lessons.
The prime parental misconception is that children must practice like crazy right from the beginning. This is almost always fatal to the child's interest.
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There are a lot of different theories out there about how to practice the piano. While there is no one correct way to do so, there are certainly a lot of myths that have been perpetuated that have led to people not improving very much. In this article, I will go through three different myths related to piano practice and try to discuss the best alternative ways to practice the instrument.
Slow Practice with the Metronome is the Way to Go
This is the number one way that people practice and it is a very ... read more »
Quizás porque sé que solo soy una "escritora" aficionada que usa las letras en ocasiones como desahogo, y que hay ocasiones en las que no soy capaz de expresar con palabras la energía que guardo en mi interior, busco otras "terapias" que me sirvan para canalizar los sentimientos, buenos o menos buenos, que me harían explotar si los guardara mucho tiempo en mi interior.
Son "terapias culinarias" o "terapias artísticas" que me llevan a experimentar en la cocina, ya sea con sabores dulces o salados, y a m... read more »
Being the music person that I am, I couldnt pass up these beautiful inspiring ideas for decoration with a piano in your home. I have a keyboard (which doesnt make... Read The Rest read more »
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Elton John continues to amaze with beautiful performances of his soulful delivery pairing voice, piano, and emotion to reach deep inside of us and touch something universal in the human spirit. Here he is with one of his most beautiful songs.
Enjoy the performance, and the man who has contributed so much to our culture landscape.
Enjoy your Sunday with Family and Friends and make it special by walking with them in quiet places.
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Here is what Wikipedia had to say about Bliss: Bliss was founded in 1986 by vocalist Rachel Morrison and bassist Paul Ralphes, who were the primary songwriters. Apart from the two founder members, the group also consisted of Paul Sirett (guitars), Chris Baker (drums) and Roger Askew (keyboard, piano, Hammond organ). In 1987 they released two singles on the label Survival, I Hear You Call and Your Love Meant Everything.
Since I stumbled upon the band, Ive fallen in love with their soulful uplifting musi... read more »
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I have been browsing through the art on Etsy today looking for fun ideas for an art collage. Check out some of the cool stuff I found! Click on an image to visit the Etsy.com listing. Etsy is a great way to find fun art by lots of different artists! read more »