Daily Practice Tips – Weekly Recap

Welcome to the Weekly Recap of my Daily Practice Tips. These tips are posted daily on my Lessons Facebook page and on Twitter with the hashtags #dailypracticetip and #musiclesson I hope you find something that is helpful or inspires you to try something new!

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Tips for the week of 1/27/14 – 2/2/14

Monday’s Tip

“Find what’s inside of you that made you fall in love with the music and use it to keep going.” – Fred Haas

Tuesday’s Tip

Need something new to practice? Try composing your own exercises or etudes. (You know what you need to work on.)

Wednesday’s Tip

We fail, we learn. We fail, we learn. We fail, we learn…

Thursday’s Tip

Sometimes you just have to blow, be loud and have fun!

Friday’s Tip

Students often ask me “what’s one thing I can do to solo better in a swing style?” Answer “start your solo ideas on the “&”.

Saturday’s Tip

Stages of Learning:

Stage of Learning Picture

Sunday’s Tip

Need something to practice? Why not tackle some Major Diatonic Patterns? Click on the link for the PDF: http://www.monicashriver.com/wp-content/uploads/Major-Diatonic-Patterns-C.pdf


Did you find any of these tips helpful? Let me know in the comments below. See you next week!

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