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Entries from December 2019

New Year’s Resolutions for Musicians…and How to Keep Them!

December 29th, 2019 · No Comments

January is a time when many people create resolutions to eat healthier, lose weight, or make more money. But as we know, by February, many of these resolutions are already abandoned! As a musician, it may be tempting to resolve to “play better” in the new year. But like the resolutions above, these general musical [...]

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Use It, Don’t Lose It! How to Maintain Your Practice Over the Holidays

December 1st, 2019 · No Comments

The winter holidays can be a great time to kick back and enjoy relaxing with friends and family. However, if we forget to include practice in our holiday plans, it can be all too easy to lose all the musical skills we’ve worked to develop this year in band! Here are four things you can [...]

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Tags: good musicianship · helping your child succeed · practice