We all know that being a professional in any field means facing competition and criticism. It can feel overwhelming to a young person who is trying to find their own way in that environment.
The beginning of the school year is a time full of many new things: new teachers, classes, friends, and even schools.
Note reading is a skill that is introduced and reinforced in a variety of ways in a music classroom.
I will forever remember the first elementary school violin class I taught as a student teacher just five months ago.