music as a therapeutic tool for all ages

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music as a therapeutic tool for all ages

Music is one of the most soothing things for babies and young children. Even the music that you think would cause a little one to become stressed out can actually pull the little one out of a temper tantrum. I created this blog after taking some time to learn about different uses for music. You will find all sorts of information about how music can be used as a therapeutic tool for people of all ages. It is my hope that you can find a way to utilize music to better your life, your emotional state or the way your children react to certain situations.


Starting Piano Lessons? Try These Tips

As someone who isn't a child, you may think that piano lessons will be straightforward and relatively easy. However, as you ready yourself for your first lessons, it's smart to keep these piano-playing suggestions in your mind so that you can stick with it and learn to play well. Make Goals To complete anything well, you need a set of achievable goals to satisfy. Rather than just "learning the piano", what are you hoping to do with the new musical skills you pick up? Read More 

Three Ambitious Goals For Building A Vintage Guitar Collection

Different people take different approaches to building collections of vintage guitars. For some people, it's all about getting as many instruments to display in their homes as possible. For others, it can be satisfactory to have a smaller collection but accomplish certain goals regarding the instruments. If you feel that you fit into the second category, it can be fun to brainstorm different ways that you'll approach building your collection. There's nothing wrong with being ambitious, and here are three goals that are highly ambitious. Read More 

4 Tips To Get Students Excited About Joining The Marching Band

Music and the arts are an important part of a balanced education. Exercising the creative part of one's brain can turn students into happy, productive, well-rounded members of society. However, marching band enrollment has fallen in recent years. Luckily, there are steps teachers can take to solve this problem. Here are four tips to help band teachers get students excited to join the school marching band: 1. Give a small sample concert during orientation. Read More