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Practicing efficiently

Someone was over at the house when I was practicing yesterday and noticed me repeating a 4-bar phrase over and over for a long time.  Later on, she asked me how she could get her children to practice that way.  As it turns out her children are like almost all children; they practice by playing songs all the way through and rarely stop to practice on problem areas.

Two different ways to learn music

Because it is Christmas and no one is working on music anyway, I want to take a week off from anything too heavy and just give you some thoughts about how to practically learn music.  This is a controversial subject and I am hardly an expert, but here is the way I see it. Imagine […]