Friday, October 31, 2014

Four Hands. . . .

Four Hands on one instrument!
These young ladies are sisters
and come to The Little Piano House
for semi-private piano lessons.
They're getting ready to play this piece
in church for a special event in December.
This is just a snipet,
but they are on their way!!

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Is Music The Key To Success?

The author of this article
states that if you look closely
at almost any industry
you will find musicians at the top.

An interesting read, for sure.
Click here to read the article entitled,
"Is Music The Key To Success?"

are you ready for your first
piano lesson?

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Do Musicians Have Different Brains?

I guess we do.
I always thought we were just crazy folk.
But here's another article
that goes into some detail
about how our brains are different.
Musicians not only have a better musical memory
but also an enhanced verbal memory as well.
This article comes to us from Psychology Today.

Do Musicians Have Different Brains?

are you ready
for your first piano lesson?

Monday, October 6, 2014

Music Lessons and Cognitive Skills

Yes, it's true.
It's also true
that I've been posting some really good articles lately.
Here's another one!

"German researchers report
that learning to play a musical instrument
is associated with higher grades
and superior cognitive skills."

Read more here. . . 

are you ready for your first piano lesson???

Friday, October 3, 2014

J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto

This has to be my all-time favorite by J. S. Bach,
Brandenburg Concerto 3.
This video is a bit interesting
as it uses 8 hands!

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Musicians Hear Better

Yes, that's right.
Musicians hear better.
This article explains it all.
It's not because our ears are better.

Click here to read the article

or listen below.