As we launch our newest Sprouts program, Baby Sprouts, you may find yourself asking, “Does a baby really benefit from a music class?” It does not take heavy scientific studies to see that music matters to little people; our shared human experiences tell us that! Here are eight great ways that babies benefit from intentional […]
Fridays rock – especially with a free music lesson from beansandstrings.com! Enjoy! In “How to Close the Gap – Part 1”, I gave you four tips for getting from chord to chord without stopping. These are things that every guitarist should do when closing the gap. Let’s review:1. Memorize your chord shapes.2. Memorize the chord […]
I have recently been working on goal setting with my guitar students. One student set a short term goal to learn to play “Proof of Your Love” by Christian rock artists For King and Country. We looked it up online and found this live in-studio performance for the radio conglomerate KLOVE. Enjoy!
This is a great song by the modern blues-rock band, The Black Keys, playing live on The Late Show with David Letterman. I use this song as an introduction to the minor pentatonic scale. This album was from 2008. Personally, I am a fan of the “giant super CD format“!