The magic of music
"Music heals the soul and body" - this inscription can be seen on some Italian Renaissance instruments. The healing properties of music have been known for a long time. Even…

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Types of strokes. How to play staccato, Legato and non Legato
In the previous lessons, you have already learned how to sit correctly at the piano (link) and got acquainted with its device (link). Now the most pleasant part is the…

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How can a drummer learn to play without a drum kit?
Novice drummers are not always ready to invest substantial funds in the purchase of a drum kit. However, the lack of a set at your disposal should not interfere with…

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Music constructs the brain

Brain scans have allowed scientists to reveal how years of music practice change the brains of professional musicians.

So, it was shown that the brain of musicians in certain areas has much more nerve cells. Professor Gottfred Schlaug examined professional musicians and 15 people who had nothing to do with music using the NMR method. Both groups were represented by men. 4 brain regions of musicians contained more gray matter than the brains of non-musicians. All 4 zones are usually associated with musical abilities. Continue reading

Should you be Einstein? “

(Tell me what you’re listening to, and I’ll tell you what your IQ is)
You are young, you consider yourself advanced, night clubs are the best place to hang out after school or work. After – a sense of well-spent time, but fresh and clear thinking, as well as the influx of new forces and energy are not observed.

Do you know that modern electronic music, as well as rock, psychologists refer to aggressive non-drug drugs (the effect of the latter on the body does not need to be explained)? Continue reading

Types of singing voices

Many novice vocalists are often interested in the question of what their voice is and what it is called. Today we will try to understand this important and relevant topic and learn how to correctly determine your voice type. It should be noted that in this article we will talk about formed voices, since the types of children’s voices are a different story.

The definition of the voice is very important for the vocalist, because an incorrect “diagnosis” can adversely affect the voice apparatus. Many people are often mistaken in the fact that the type of voice is recognized only by what notes you are able to take. In fact, there are several parameters for this, such as timbre, range, transition notes, and so on. Continue reading

Simple guitar chords
A chord diagram is a schematic representation of a section of the fretboard where the vertical lines are guitar strings and the horizontal lines are frets. The far left vertical…

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Ear for music: myths and reality
Musical hearing is a set of abilities necessary for composing, performing, and actively perceiving music. Musical hearing implies a high degree of subtlety of perception of individual musical elements or…

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How do I treat my vocal cords when I lose my voice?
The first thing you should understand for yourself, as with any disease, treatment started in time after a cold will lead to recovery much faster. Therefore, as soon as you…

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Types of strokes. How to play staccato, Legato and non Legato
In the previous lessons, you have already learned how to sit correctly at the piano (link) and got acquainted with its device (link). Now the most pleasant part is the…

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