Did you know there is more than one way to tune a guitar? Check out this helpful video by Dr. Victor Ezquerra, instructor at Metro Music Makers, and try a new way of tuning today!
Finding Your Musical Voice
written by Metro Music Makers instructor Dr. Victor Ezquerra
Choosing Guitar Picks
Written by Metro Music Makers instructor Dr. Victor Ezquerra
How to sing and play at the same time
written by Metro Music Makers instructor Mark Grundhoefer A question I get asked a lot is, “How do I sing and play at the same time?” Learning a song on an instrument is difficult enough. To add singing on top of what you’re playing can often times seem impossible, especially when the vocal line does […]
Take a vacation, but not from your music!
Instructor Mark Grundhoefer shares how you can take a break this summer, but NOT a break from your music!
A dose of inspiration: The story of Billy McLaughlin
Billy McLaughlin had a profound influence on one of our instructors, and we think his story will inspire you too!
How To Shop For Your Student’s First Guitar
Buying a guitar can be scary—much like buying a car—but buying well up front can create a better overall musical experience. Metro Music Makers guitar instructor J.T. Lee has some great advice on making a wise purchase for your student.
Night Light, a song inspired by a little girl and fireflies
Metro Music Makers instructor Mark Grundhoefer shares his inspiration and process for writing “Night Light,” a song he wrote for the new compilation album, “Recollections Vol. 1” by Sonder House Records.
Five Tips And Tricks For Musicians
Metro Music Makers instructor Heath Needham shares five tips for musicians based on questions he often receives from students and parents.
Encouragement for when it gets tough
Metro Music Makers instructor Dave Colquitt offers some encouragement for the musician who is having a tough time.