REVIEW: – Online Platform for Teachers and Students Looking for Teachers

Full Title: – Developers: LessonsOnly out of Denver, CO Released: 2014 Platforms: The internet – any browser Price: $12.95 a month Summary: LessonsOnly is an online platform for teachers to have an online presence to attract new students and for students to find and compare teachers. All teachers … Continue reading

For Students: Choosing Repertoire for Competitions

Competitions provide excellent opportunities for students to perform, get feedback and even win something! There are competitions for every level of musician from beginning to professional. The prizes can be a scholarship to study or a performance with a major orchestra or cold hard cash. If you are serious about … Continue reading

For Teachers: Should You List Your Studio in a Music Teacher Directory?

If you have done a Google search for “private music lessons”, you may notice that there are several sites out there that list teachers by instrument and geographic area. These online directories allow you to browse through their bios and find the right teacher for your needs. But the question … Continue reading

For Teachers: Creating a Music Teaching Studio Handbook

On the first day of any class in college, you received a syllabus. You remember that, don’t you? It was that document that gave you all the information you needed (or was supposed to) to be successful in that class. Most of the time, you didn’t look at it until … Continue reading

REVIEW: Pitch Switch – Key and Tempo Changing Software (software review)

Full Title: Pitch Switch 4 Developers: Inspyder Software Released: 2011 Platforms: Windows/Mac – Online Download Price: $39.95 Summary: Pitch Switch is a lightweight software program that allows the user to change the key and tempo of any sound media file on your PC or Mac. You can speed up or … Continue reading