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Uncover the Benefits of Pursuing a Hobby

Guest post by Katie Conroy Are you looking for a hobby to take your mind off your day-to-day grind? A pastime that will not only help you escape, but also sharpen your mind, keep your body in shape, unleash your creativity, and let you find people to connect with? Here are six hobbies that provide

⭐️ Mage’s Choice: Best Singing Method Books

by Mage, NCTM When learning how to sing, a well-written and easy-to-follow method book paired with a highly qualified teacher of singing can go a long ways to support your voice studies. What is a method book? In music, a method book is a textbook that covers either a certain instrument or a certain style or

How to Increase Exposure for Your Creativity: 4 Essential Tips for Musicians

Guest post by Marissa Perez Do you dream of getting your songs out there? Perhaps you’re looking for an audience to share your music with. Ultimately, if you’re creative, exposure is everything. You need exposure for financial freedom, to live your dream, and also to validate what you’re doing. If you’re looking for tips to

The Basic Plan: for a Time Crunch or Budget

by Mage, NCTM UPDATE: As of 2023, the Basic plan now includes 15 minutes of live lesson time (via Zoom) with the teacher, but students have the option to send videos for review during that 15 minutes (can even review them live!). 😎 Music lessons with a qualified music teacher can be both time-consuming and

How to Make Sure Your New Music Business Stays in Harmony

Guest post by Katie Conroy How to Make Sure Your New Music Business Stays in Harmony Everyone has always told you that you should teach music, work as a studio guitarist, or write jingles. Well, now’s the time to prove them right. You’re good at what you do, but running a business is far different

How Music Can Help Your Child with All Types of Literacy Skills

Guest Post by Courtney Rosenfeld Whether you’re talking about the ability to read, write, comprehend complex thoughts and scenarios, or the ability to recognize and follow speech, literacy takes on many meanings when it comes to childhood development. While focusing on talking and reading in the home is of paramount importance, music can play a

Money-Making Techniques for Musicians When Performing Isn’t an Option

by Courtney Rosenfeld, Guest Author Although every industry has felt the impact of the pandemic, entertainment has been struck particularly hard. Over the last year, performers of all stripes have been unable to practice their craft in public venues. Although restrictions are loosening up as vaccinations are underway, we still may be several months away