How much do you enjoy your music practice? While practice isn’t always pleasant, here are 4 techniques that can help you make the most of your practice time.
Would you like to play more freely and naturally? We were joined by Bradley Sowash, an educator specialising in creativity and improvisation who we’ve long admired in the world of online music education.
Bradley shares a lot of fascinating insights and tips including how customising a melody can be an easy first step in improvisation. You’ll learn 3 specific embellishments you can try right now on any melody you know how to play.
If you want to bring more creativity and musicality to your playing, don’t miss this episode.
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.
Music theory is one of the most mystifying and confusing topics for many musicians. But, does it have to be this way?
In this episode, the Musical U team discusses music theory. You’ll learn mindset shifts you can take to open up the world of theory to your mind and ears. Your music theory experience can be more accessible, fun, and easily actionable in enhancing your own musical growth and joy.
Learn how in this episode.
We had the honour and the pleasure of sitting down with 7-time Grammy Award winning drummer Paul Wertico.
Paul is a man frequently associated with the very word “musicality” and so it was such a delight to get to speak with him and unpack what exactly it means for a drummer to be “musical” and exhibit “musicality”.
Watch this full interview packed with insights and wisdom for drummers and musicians of all stripes.
How can you get motivated to practice today? The Musical U team has these strategies to get you moving!
Becoming a better musician requires planning. But planning well doesn’t have to be complicated.
Design your training plan with these 3 essential strategies and your odds of success are immediately increased.
Do you want to become a more confident and capable singer?
The Musical U team rewinds to past guest experts as we explore singing. Jump in to this episode for some practical tips to boost your singing practice.
Would you love to go beyond sheet music and truly play from the heart? We were joined by Sarah Jeffery, host of “Team Recorder”, the top YouTube channel for recorder players.
Sarah creates wonderful tutorial videos and although her target viewer is the adult recorder player, so much of what she teaches is rich in musicality and relevant across any instrument. We talk about the big difference it makes to play music by heart rather than from sheet music, and Sarah gives some wonderful advice for helping you memorize and perform music.
If you’d love to feel more free and empowered with your music making, don’t miss this episode!
Is rhythm a weak point? Rhythm is frequently overlooked in music training.
We often focus on which notes to play – and forget the importance of when we play them. Rhythm is the gas that drives the musical engine. Having solid rhythm is crucial to being a good player.
Dive in to this free article and become a Rhythm Master!