Everyone should have a passion for music. Some students I've tutored got to a point where they think that there advanced players. Its good to interpret music if your own but but to think you know everything about music isn't right. You could always learn from everyone which includes professional musicians. Everyone learns differently and at there own pace. I still learn from professional... read more
Does anyone know good violin solos for audition I haven't picked one yet and I wanna be prepared and show them that I am good. Can I also have other solos to play for concert. it must...
While tutoring is about making sure you learn the material we are discussing, it should always have a balanced amount of learning and fun! Here are some ways I keep my tutoring sessions a fun place to be: 1. Games - Learning is most successful when it's fun! When applicable, it can be a great change of pace to incorporate a game into the tutoring session. 2. You get... read more
Music defines ourselves which we interpret.
In order to learn how to sing it is important to get to know our body, particularly our respiratory and voice production systems. Just as instrumentalists know the their instrument’s parts and their functions and how to take care of them to prevent damage, singers should also have a good understanding of their instrument, which is our own bodies, in order to use it correctly and keep it functioning... read more
Hi folks! So my main forte is teaching piano and voice lessons. I can tutor other subjects but with an already full schedule, I may not respond to you as to prevent not giving you my best on them. However, I do read all messages and requests. Since I run a small music studio, I will always respond first to piano & voice lesson requests. I also play & sing... read more
I've been through a long journey with music, and have changed my style and genre focus according to what is fun for me. Music is my profession and my passion, so if I'm not absolutely loving it, why bother? Here are my tips that make my tutoring fun! 1. ASK QUESTIONS! What does my student want to learn? What musicians do they admire? Who do they want to sound like... read more
Chances are you’re excited about school being out for summer…I couldn’t agree more! School gets so busy towards the end of the year. Testing, sporting events, concerts and other happenings can all take a toll on your child's practice routine. Once the dust settles from the end of school year festivities, kids with a less full calendar of things to do all too often become bored and need some ideas... read more
Ric has been elected to the Board of Directors of the College Music Society, South Central Chapter.