Month: April 2009

How to Practice a Song

For the last few Lesson Line pieces, I’ve focused on some “big picture” ideas with the hope of helping you develop a constructive way of thinking about lessons and practice in general. Since all of that relies on getting each…

Shirl on Simply Music Lessons

My experience thus far is fun and worthwhile. I’m learning many songs and accompaniments. I’ve had only positive experiences with the Simply Music program. Mark is friendly and knowledgeable. He is always available to answer questions and give wonderful, helpful…

Barbara on Simply Music Lessons

My daughter enjoys her weekly lesson. She will voluntarily practice her assignments most times on a daily basis. She feels comfortable and secure with the lessons and materials. Mark is enthusiastic about the program. He is thorough in his teaching.…

Ronald on Simply Music Lessons

Truly rewarding being able to play real music/songs in short period of time. Anxious to continue on. This program keeps me interested. Structured short lessons that are not too hard to comprehend. Ronald, age 39 Learn more about Simply Music…

Jennifer on Simply Music Lessons

Lessons are good. Curriculum is intriguing. 6-year-old has progressed well on Foundation 1. Mark is very talented and I trust (highly) his ability to work through the structure of the curriculum. Jennifer, parent Learn more about Simply Music Piano Lessons…

Making Mistakes

Everyone makes mistakes. Every musician makes mistakes. Every professional musician makes mistakes. It’s normal to make mistakes. So why do we have such a problem with mistakes? Well, we actually have two related problems with mistakes, one we know and…