What’s My Voice Type?
“What’s my voice type?” Beginner voice students often ask this question. It feels reassuring to classify ourselves, to feel we belong somewhere. Plus, newer singers believe k
Stretches to Develop Good Posture for Singing
Singing well requires good breathing, but it means nothing if you don’t hold your instrument well. How do you hold your instrument as a singer? Through good posture of course! Go
How To Sing From Your Diaphragm
“Sing from your diaphragm!” This phrase is almost mythical in the world of voice lessons. Somehow this concept has passed on to students who haven’t taken a single voice less
Is My Child Ready to Start Music Lessons?
Many parents want their children to learn an instrument, and why not? Studies have shown that weekly music lessons can increase a child’s IQ. Some don’t know when their child s
Why All Voice Students Should Take Piano
As a voice teacher, I believe all voice students should take piano lessons as well. Why? I’ll dive into specifics later, but for any music student, piano lessons offer a fou
Managing Summer Music Lessons
As summer approaches, many students and parents have questions about managing summer music lessons. These include questions about changing schedules, vacation time, and practicing
Preparing for Your First Recital
It’s recital season! For many students, that means it’ll be their first time performing in front of other people. Not only is it exciting, it’s a good learning opportunity. Y
What To Expect In Your First Guitar Lesson
Signing up for your first guitar lesson can be exciting, but anything new can also make you nervous if you don’t know what to expect. So let us help you out: here we’ll tell yo
Electric or Acoustic Guitar?
For those interested in learning to play the guitar who do not yet own an instrument, you might wonder whether you should by an electric or acoustic guitar. Each has its pros and c
Five Underrated Instruments
5 Underrated Instruments for Your Child to Learn Whether your child wants to join their school band or orchestra, or if you want your child to take private music lessons, it can be