The Summerglen Files

Music, Creativity, and Everyday Life at Summerglen Music in Raleigh, NC

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Practice and Creativity in the January Summerglen Times

January 14th, 2009 · No Comments

The January issue of the Summerglen Times is hot off the presses! In this month’s issue, we tackle some of the most common mistakes people make in practice, and introduce our new column, the Creativity Corner. Mistakes can be our best teachers; when we experience something that doesn’t work, it often makes it much easier [...]

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Being Grateful for the November Summerglen Times!

November 10th, 2008 · No Comments

Our newest issue of The Summerglen Times is hot off the presses! With Thanksgiving coming up, we’ve been thinking a lot about gratitude, especially in terms of how it relates to young musicians. When you’re learning to play an instrument, it often can be easy to focus on the negative–all the bad auditions you have [...]

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Read the New Summerglen Times. Then Practice!

April 8th, 2008 · No Comments

Greetings, everyone! Our April issue of The Summerglen Times is here and ready for you to enjoy. In this issue, we begin a series of articles on maximizing your practice time, so you can spend more time outside enjoying the nice spring weather AND continue to make musical progress. The first article in the series [...]

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