Five Important Things to Know Before Starting Singing Lessons

Sometimes, there’s nothing more satisfying than singing your heart out. Singing is a natural form of musical expression. It can be cathartic, emotional, healing, a mood lifter and it’s fun. If you want to get serious about your singing and take karaoke to the next level, you need to take singing lessons. Not only can a great teacher strengthen your …

Amazing Couple Sings Two Taylor Swift Songs at the Same Time

We’re all familiar with the dulcet tones of Taylor Swift. Her powerful combination of catchy tunes and epic song writing are the reason why she’s become one of the most successful recording artists on the planet today. And fair play to her, she writes her own music, sings live at her concerts and always comes across as a level-headed and …

9 Tips for Beginner Guitarists

Beginning to learn to play guitar can be difficult, especially if you have never attempted anything like it before. How do you know how much progress you’re making? Are you learning quickly, slowly or at an average pace? What are the milestones you should be hitting? To put your mind at ease and keep you motivated, we’ve collected the top ten …

What are The Most Spoken Languages in the World?

Do you speak more than one language? Are you thinking about learning a new language and aren’t sure which to choose? Language is an incredibly useful skill and being bi or even tri-lingual is something that sets you apart from the rest. We’ve got a run-down of the top 10 most spoken languages on the planet, so you can work …

Five Awesome Acoustic Versions You Have To Hear

When you’re lounging in a park on a summer’s afternoon, there’s nothing nicer than the mellow sounds of an acoustic guitar. The stripped back sound is a great way to rework a heavy classic rock song or put a new spin on a electronic dance track. It doesn’t matter what type of music you like, an acoustic guitar can bring …

15 Reasons Learning an Instrument Gives You an Advantage

Playing a musical instrument is an amazing skill to have – but you might not be aware just how advantageous it can be! So if you were thinking about learning, or if your child has shown an interest, read on for our 15 reasons to pick up a guitar, piano, a pair of drumsticks or whatever you might fancy and …

Tips on Learning a New Language

Learning a new language can seem extremely daunting but it can also be the gateway to new experiences, new friends and a whole new world. When you manage your first full conversation in a new language, the feeling of accomplishment is unlike any other. Read our Tips on Learning a New Language. Don’t worry about making mistakes – Taking the …

Learn an instrument, Exercise your brain

Anita Collins, from Ted Ed, explores how playing an instrument engages and activates your brain. Unlike reading, or solving maths problems, playing an instrument lights up almost every region of your brain. The more you play, the stronger these regions of your brain become leading to some pretty awesome long-term effects. Different people will take different approaches to learn an …