Tips for students

6 Pros of Virtual Music Lessons

Music lessons adapt well to remote learning, especially compared to activities like team sports or gymnastics. They’re one-on-one and don’t require any special equipment beyond the student and their instrument. Our teachers miss teaching in-person lessons but remote learning has offered them some unique and surprising educational opportunities. Virtual music lessons can even end up […]

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New Year’s Resolutions for Musicians at Any Level

New Year’s is a time for new beginnings and new possibilities. For musicians, it’s the perfect time to make some musical resolutions! Here are some of our favorite New Year’s resolutions than any musician can work towards. Create a Practice Routine You Can Stick With “Practice more” is always a great resolution. But you’ll be […]

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Christmas Songs Outside the (Gift) Box

Can you imagine Christmas without carols? Beloved by young and old alike, Christmas carols truly make the season brighter.    But let’s be honest – hearing the same traditional carols played everywhere for a month straight gets repetitive. Plus, if you’re a musician (or a music teacher) there isn’t much challenge in performing the same […]

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Gift Ideas for the Musician in Your Life

Need the perfect holiday gift for the musician in your life but don’t have a clue what musicians actually need? Look no further. We’ve checked in with our teachers and staff to bring you our list of affordable accessories and essentials tools, all of which are available in our Globalsound Store. From stocking stuffers to […]

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5 Reasons to Continue Music Lessons During Summer Break

School is finally out for the summer! It’s that blissful time of year when kids say goodbye to structured routines and spend their days playing outside in the sun. At least….it used to be that way. Summer schedules have grown more hectic than ever these days. There’s vacations, camps, family events and reunions, travel….summer can […]

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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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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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