How To Read Music At Lightning Speed: Bass Clef – Part 3


This is the third guide in our series on reading music at lighting speed (Part 1, Part 2). In this guide, we will be learning the final half: Bass clef. By now, I’m sure you’ve been practicing and can read something like this easily: If you’re not sure: Let’s Recap the Treble Clef From previous lessons, we learnt the treble clef has 5 lines and 4 spaces. And these are...

How To Read Music At Lightning Speed: Treble Clef Spaces – Part 2


This is the second part of reading music at speed. At this point, you should be able to read this fluently: There should be no hesitation — see it and read it. If you can’t do this yet. Review Part 1 of this series. Let’s recap. We have the following: Now let’s learn the spaces. Reading the Spaces. The spaces look like this: Using the same priciples from the previous lesson: Say...

How to Read Music at Lightning Speed (Quick and Easy Guide) – Part 1


Have you tried to learn reading music and got frustrated? You're not alone. In this guide, I will show you how to read music super fast. This method will teach you to see and immediately recognize any music note without all the usual hassle of the traditional method of learning to read music. All you have to do is follow every step in this guide and you will be reading music in no time...

The Busy Person’s Guide to Music Practice


No matter how good you currently are, if you’re not practicing, you’re getting worse. Here’s some of my thoughts on approaching music practice, especially when you don’t have the time for it. The Mindset 1. There will never be time to practice. It’s very helpful to start from the premise that you won’t have the time. There will always be something else to...

As the Man Deceives the Woman


I’ve broken up twice this year, but that’s a story for another article. Don’t fall for the title or the content of this poem [1. This poem is a heavily modified variation of a similar one I put together for a friend]; I really don’t want to break the third heart before this year is over — I’m I just mean? Or I’m just a joker? Let’s start straight. Woman. This daughters of the most high —...

…Above All, Love


There are a lot of things that indeed do make the world go round, I’m trying to choose the best, or the worse or maybe one day I will choose one. There are times when I’m decieved, there are times that I decieve myself, there are time that I don’t know which I am am, deceiving or being decieved. The other day I thought about how much too many I have, another day I thought about...

Infesting a Passion


Last week Thursday (Feb 2nd,2011) I gave a talk at my alma mater using percussive drums to explain our connection to music and rhythms, it was commemorative of black history month. I have re-discovered myself. No, not in the sense of it being black history month, or if I was experiencing music for the first time; actually, I was experiencing music this way, for the first time. As I talked to the...

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