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music theory

Why Is This Called The Icky Chord?

A funny piano lesson plan for kids

This story/idea came about when I noticed the fingering of the...

How To Teach Kids To Read Music?

How does one teach children to read music on a staff?  

Well, first of all, it’s not done in the...

Teaching Kids How To Read Music Using Solfège, Hand Signs & Kinesthetic Learning

Teaching young kids to read music is quite a challenge.  I approach through a long process of...

How To Teach Rhythm to Beginning Music Students

I've been teaching how to count rhythm to most of my students using a fun fruity way* of naming...