Best Tips for Mastering French Vowels

French vowel sounds got you feeling tongue-tied? Tutor Tyler S. shares his best tips to proper French pronunciation… Everyone faces their own personal challenges when learning a foreign language, and I remember that mastering the French vowel system was a great challenge for me. French pronunciation uses approximately 15 vowels, and it uses sounds that … Read more

Can I Learn Spanish by Listening to Music?

Flashpop/DigitalVision/Getty Images Learning a language with music sounds too good to be true, right? If you love music and you love Spanish, then the idea of ​​combining the two and being able to practice sounds like a perfect marriage. You may have tried and maybe you feel like it hasn’t actually helped. Maybe you play … Read more

Opportunities for Volunteer Musicians

Maskot/Maskot/Getty Images You’ve been practicing and taking music lessons for a while. Are you looking for your next musical challenge? Playing with other musicians is one of the quickest ways to improve, and with National Volunteer Week coming up (April 21-27, 2013), why not make a impact in your community by volunteering your talents? Music … Read more

4 Fingerpicking Patterns for Ukes

Looking to get a new sound out of your ukulele? music teacher Willy M. shares four of the top fingerpicking pattern ukulele players should know that will take your uke sound to the next level… Summer camp fun? Look no further! FREE online camps for kids 5-13 Check it Out! As a student, you might … Read more