Virtual Lessons During the Pandemic It’s been over a month since Music Maker Workshops has transitioned over to virtual lessons online, and within that time there has been a lot of learning, a lot of adjusting, some stresses, and some interesting challenges for me and my students. While this has been a good solution, I…

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How to Make the Most of Spring Break How to Make the Most of Spring Break (as a Music Student). Hello everyone, and welcome to Spring Break! I hope you are taking the time to actually have a break. It’s important to make sure you give yourself that break to breathe a little, especially when…

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Saxophone Students playing in Jazz Ensemble

Why Joining An Ensemble Could Change Your Life Ensembles at Music Maker Workshops is something our local music studio is proud to provide.  Are you someone who likes playing their instrument? Do you like making music with other people? Do you feel like the school band is too dull, or too limiting? Well, Music Maker…

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Mr. Jacob playing at a gig, performing on stage.

This week I would like to talk about the benefits of a guest instructor for lessons. I know teachers always want to be there for their students. Still, sometimes we will have to be away for a variety of reasons, including having gigs and performances, or being sick. Having a guest instructor can be a…

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There are a few simple ways to be prepared and get the most out of music lessons.   Practice your Music This one is as important as it is simple to do. Make sure that whatever music, exercises you are working on with your teacher is ready before the lesson. Therefore your teacher can teach you…

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