Battling Boredom During Practice

The most common reason students lose interest in or quit an instrument is because they are bored during practice sessions. In a day of instant gratification and Instagram, it is no surprise that students find it hard to discipline themselves in practicing their instrument. Playing through phrases without improvement just does not offer the same … Continue reading Battling Boredom During Practice

Top 10 Music Conservatories in the World

1. The Julliard School Well-known both in and out of musical spheres, the Julliard School provides a world-class educational experience for musicians. Competition is very steep, as the school only admits 7.6% of applicants. With access to top music facilities, such as Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (literally at the school's doorstep), students frequently perform … Continue reading Top 10 Music Conservatories in the World