One of the few females in a predominantly male field, Karrie Keyes has been Pearl Jam's sound engineer for over two decades!
In my years as a piano teacher, I've encountered students of all ages and backgrounds. Not surprisingly, I usually have at least one student who hates any of the music they are "supposed" to play. Many students can't connect to the standard teaching literature written by dead European guys; they want to learn music they know. However, standard teaching literature does serve a purpose in teaching specific techniques and composition tools, so what's a piano teacher to do, today?
Practicing: Not One-Size-Fits-All For the next two weeks, our studio is running its annual “We Love to Practice” practice contest. We encourage all of our students to rack up as many practicing minutes as they can and those who practice the most are rewarded with gift cards. Practicing is the most discussed subject in conversations...
This weekend, Saturday, October 10 join the Nashville Symphony and music lovers from the community as they enjoy free performances all day and night at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. This event will feature over 20 acts on 4 different stages and will showcase some of the talent that truly makes Music City great!