This week, we talk about experiencing music as a feeling – through chords, rhythm, jazz standards, and an alternate approach to learning.
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Gain new perspectives on teaching music, the vocal world, the art of recording and listening to your own singing voice, and the way songs are written.
This week on Musical U: fresh perspectives on learning music, a fascinating account of one musician’s rich career, and a lesson on the 12-bar blues.
This week on Musical U, we’re giving you the tools to get you started with songwriting, with tips on everything from melody and lyrics to rhythm and hooks.
How do your favorite improvisers create classic, memorable melodies on the spot? Knowledge and use of chord tones will take your soloing to the next level.
MU’s Resident Pros demystify syncopation. Perplexing yet exciting, find out what syncopation is, why it’s important, and how to do it on your instrument.
This week at Musical U, we interview two people who breathe new life into music education, look at a fantastic rhythm app, and discuss diminished chords.
This week at Musical U: tips on pedagogy from two very special music teachers, and two new skills to add to your musical toolbox.
This week on Musical U, we explore three core components of musicality: learning music theory, training your ear, and applying it all to your instrument.
Our final posts of 2017 introduce you to a new improv framework, a new spin on the I-IV-V progression, and one teacher’s unique way of teaching musicality.
Christmas Misfits, Music: CarlyA2Z’s Way, Merry Non-Christmas Music, The Beauty of Backing Tracks, and Musical U Around the Web
From Christmas music to backing tracks to celebrating one member’s journey, Musical U brings you holiday content sure to get you in the festive mood!
Pianist Particularities, Crafting the Perfect Beat, Putting Notes to Paper, and Wisdom For Your Musical Journey
This week at Musical U, we get inside a pianist’s head, teach you the art of beatmaking and transcribing, and share one man’s inspiring music journey.