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Vocal Groups – A Guide to Boy Bands, Girl Bands, A Capella and More

Since the dawn of time, human beings have sung together in groups. From medieval Gregorian chants to African-American spirituals, barbershop quartets to boy-or-girl pop outfits, vocal groups have continually evolved and remain powerhouses of the music industry (a “vocal group” is generally meant as multiple singers that harmonize and often dance with a backup band).  […]

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The Benefits of Playing in a Band

Private lessons teach you a lot about an instrument. You’ll learn basic techniques, build a repertoire of songs – maybe even have a few recitals. Given all that private lessons teach you, why bother playing with other musicians?  Short answer: because it’s AWESOME! Long answer: Because nothing teaches you more about being a musician than […]

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Irish Musicians Our Globalsound Students Love

  The Emerald Isle has no shortage of great musicians and music traditions. With St Patrick’s Day just around the corner, we’re celebrating by compiling a list of tunes by Irish musicians that our students frequently request to learn. Read below to see what songs you can ‘Erin go Rock’ to on March 17th! U2 […]

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How Our Showcases Help Students Grow Musically and Beyond

“I NEVER had this opportunity when I was taking lessons!” We’ve heard Globalsound Studio teachers express this sentiment over and over regarding our student showcases. Three times a year, our students have the opportunity to get up on stage and show their friends and family the musical skills they’ve acquired during their weekly lessons. Our […]

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Love Songs For a Rocking Valentine’s Day

Love: the inspiration for countless songs spanning generations and genres. Love songs and Valentine’s Day go hand in hand – but what if, instead of a slow ballad, you’re in the mood for something that shreds? In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’ve decided to round up the most rocking selection of songs that you may […]

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Practice: How to Motivate Your Child to Practice Effectively and More Often

Practice: the dreaded “P” word. No matter how much your child may love playing their instrument, establishing an effective, consistent practice routine can be a quite the challenge.  We’ve checked in with our teachers to see what strategies work the best with their students to form effective, tantrum-free practice habits.   Keep Your Instrument Visible […]

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Christmas Songs Outside the (Gift) Box

Christmas carols are perhaps the most beloved and memorable melodies ever composed. But let’s be honest – hearing the same traditional carols played everywhere for a month straight gets a little repetitive. Plus, if you’re a musician (or a music teacher) there isn’t much challenge in performing the same thing year after year.  Want to […]

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More Gift Ideas from Our Globalsound Store

Last week we brought you gift ideas for the musician in your life selected by our very own Globalsound instructors. This week, we’re taking a look at what’s available right here in our Globalsound store! Holiday shopping means more errands to run. Save an extra trip this season and browse our selection of gear and […]

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December 2018 Globalsound Newsletter

Seasons Greetings from Globalsound! December is the season for festive parties, family traditions and, of course, holiday gifts.Need ideas for what to get the musician in your life? This year, our teachers have brainstormed a list of gifts for music students both young and old. We’ve chosen a new GlobalStar student whose family has made Globalsound lessons a […]

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November 2018 Globalsound News

Welcome to our first official Globalsound News newsletter! As our studio has grown, so have the amount of events and performances our students participate in. We’ve created the Globalsound News to keep you informed about all the exciting things happening at Globalsound Studio. Find out what our Advanced Bands are up to, who is our […]

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Globalsound Studio Named Sponsor of the Month

Globalsound Music Academy was recently featured in the neighborhood newspaper for the Broadlands. In the article, owner Lydia Fiore explains how the school came to be, as well as their current programs such as music lessons, Academy of Rock, birthday parties and more. Growing up with a love of music, Fiore’s sons are also a […]

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