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Ensemble planning – or lack of

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. We talk a lot at How To Practice about how to prepare and plan for practice. Why then do leaders and conductors of ensembles ...

Kids Guide to Practice on the way

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. Following the fantastic success of the Complete Beginners Guide to Practice we are very excited to announce the Kids Guide to Practice. This new guide ...

Back to School – Get the most from lessons

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. Music lessons are important when you first start to learn an instrument. Be aware however that you need to do more than turn ...

Back to School – Listening

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. The best thing you can do when starting out on learning an instrument is to understand the importance of listening. More than anything ...

Scale Anagrams – Answers

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. How did you all get on with last weeks scale anagrams? Answers are in the attached file below. We're not providing the answers up front as ...

Back to School – Experimenting

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. So you've made a commitment, chosen an instrument and are now itching to get started on the fantastic journey that is learning an instrument. This is a ...

Link to Us

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Below is a selection of buttons and banners which you can use to quickly link to our site. Simply copy and paste the code to your webpage. Help us spread the word about effective music practice ;) Wide banner Square banner Tall banner Small Logo Text only How To Practice How To Practice OR You can also link to the various sections/resources we have on ...

Not Pulling Strings

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. They say "don't judge a book by it's cover". That's a hard thing to do. As soon as we see a cover we ...

Metronome Comparison

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In answer to the hundreds of questions we receive about which type of metronome to buy, here is a review of a traditional versus modern. Featured in this film are: Traditional Wittner Metronome Planet Waves Full Function Tuner & Metronome Musical Lite for Android

Back to School – Choosing an Instrument

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We want to help you practice better. Our newsfeed will keep you up to date with regular advice. Free personal help is available in our practice clinic and new news and offers can be found in our newsletter. You've decided you want to play. There's an instrument you like the sound and look of. Just jump right in and get one. ...