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7th Chords: What They Are and How to Build Them

If you play music casually and aren’t familiar with basic music theory you might not be privy to the amazing […]

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Heart of Gold Chords Arranged for Beginning Guitar (Neil Young)

Neil Young’s song, Heart of Gold, is his one and only No. 1 single in the U.S. The Canadian singer-songwriter […]

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Four Easy Breathing Exercises for Singing

Did you know that a healthy start to your singing practice regimen doesn’t necessarily have to begin with any actual […]

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Guitar Exercises Every Guitarist Should Practice

To a complete beginner, the world of guitar chords, riffs, and exercises might seem daunting or just downright impossible to […]

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Warner Bros. and Classical Music: The Anti-Fantasia Movement

In 1943, while the classical music and animation communities were still buzzing about Walt Disney’s Fantasia, Warner Bros. decided to […]

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Classical Music in Cartoons: Disney’s Fantasia

On November 13, 1940, influential film critics and Hollywood notables gathered in New York’s Broadway Theatre for the premiere of […]

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Understanding Lead Sheet Notation

What is Lead Sheet Notation?   If you have any experience performing jazz, or any other style of popular music, […]

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How To Tune A Guitar

Every year, millions of people set out to learn how to play the guitar, but sadly many of those people […]

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Singing Lessons for Kids: What to Expect and How to Prepare

The time has finally come—your child has begun to express an interest in music, and the discussion emerges about what […]

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How To Practice Piano with Correct Technique

The piano is one of the world’s most welcoming instruments for beginners. Unlike other instruments, the piano is built in […]

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