There are almost as many approaches to learning music as there are musicians!
Let’s dive into the Kodály method, which combines several powerful techniques for developing the core skills of musicianship.
Want to be as effective as possible in your musical life?
David Andrew Wiebe from Music Entrepreneur HQ discusses the importance of approaching your musical journey with a long-term mindset, and how this sets you up for success and growth.
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There’s no other musical genre quite like the blues.
Steeped in lyrical emotion and sultry melodies, it’s easy to understand why blues music has had such a deep and lasting impact on music.
Dive in to explore what makes the blues!
Have you unlocked the power of the clave?
In this lesson you’ll learn two meanings of the word “clave”, hear the instrument in action, and learn how to count out the ubiquitous rhythm that borrows its name from the instrument.
How can ear training help your musicality?
Learn more with the Musical U team.
Want to unlock the power to learn anything?🧠
Discover the magic number and how it relates to the Science of Learning… and how to apply these lessons to your musicality.
🎙Have you wished you could sing the songs you love – but thought it was impossible because you can’t sing in tune? Or perhaps you just have a feeling that you have a bad singing voice…
The good news is that you can learn to sing in tune – and it’s easier than you might think.🎉
In this article we’re going to cover four simple steps you can start taking today to learn to sing in tune. You can also grab a free PDF download of the Sing in Tune expert guide.
Let’s dive in!
What does it mean to be a musician?
There’s a lot more to being a musician than just learning to play an instrument.
Dive in to this article and explore the the five core skills of musicianship with Dr. Chad West.
🎶✍️Ready to get started writing great songs!?
We spoke with profession songwriter Alex Forbes, from CreativeSongwriter.com. Alex has a really sharp and refreshing attitude to the art and craft of songwriting.
You’ll learn a lot in this conversation, including the four essential elements for writing a great song.
If you want to succeed with songwriting, don’t miss this episode.💖
Have you been feeling stuck on something challenging in music? A section of a piece, a specific technique, an overall plateau, or maybe practice goes fine but then everything falls apart in live performance.
Have you felt like you just don’t have enough time for learning your instrument and learning new music? Maybe you feel like you’re putting in the time and effort but just don’t seem to be getting much payoff in terms of results.
Have you been frustrated by struggling to memorise things, or finding the things you did work hard to memorise slip away over time?
Or maybe it feels like whatever you try, you’re just spinning in circles, or tripping yourself up, so that you never quite make solid progress towards your musical goals – like there’s something continually sabotaging you – and it might just be all in your head.
If you’ve felt one or more of these frustrations in your musical life you are certainly not alone. And believe it or not, there’s a single solution which can quickly eliminate all of these challenges.
It’s time to re-learn what it means to “learn music”. It’s time to discover the techniques of musical superlearning.
What does that mean, exactly? That’s what we’re talking about in this special episode with Christopher and Andrew from the Musical U team: what does “musical superlearning” look like in practice, and is it right for you?