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*Non-Linear Piano [light] - The condensed version of the book that started it all!
*Beginning guitar book and worksheet packet - Since many of you are coming from, or moving to guitar, we thought we'd give you the best worksheets that will help bridge your skills from each instrument.
*Sight reading flash cards - A great way to begin your journey of being able to read a piece of music immediately after looking at it.
*Song writing worksheet - You can write a song - a good one! You just need the right safeguards and rules to follow. If you can click a mouse or roll some dice, you can write a great pop song. This worksheet will show you how.
*How To Teach Piano book - This collection of worksheets, articles and research is the manual for all teachers with a Milestones Music franchise. Best practices, procedures, and a 4-hour-work-week-esque look at the balance between efficiency and effectiveness.
*Note value flash cards - Rhythms are always more imporant than just mere pitch, so this set of flash cards is a necessary companion to the sight reading flash cards.
*Printable Circle of Fifths - A useful guide to the music world's version of the table of elements.
*Interval flash cards - Can be added to the sight reading flash cards for an even more complete sheet music reading challenge
*One free step-by-step tutorial - Your pick of any song we've ever done.
*Feature of the day flash cards - A collection of everyone's favorite parts of the weekly live lessons.
*Printable staff paper and blank level 1 - Kids will love the chance to write their own songs just like in our broadcasts, and adults can use the staff paper to chart any of their current excercises.
*Key signature flash cards - These cards will teach you how to immediately recognize any of the 24 keys or 84 modes within moments of glancing at a piece of sheet music.
*Rhythm flash cards - Combine these with your sight reading flash cards for a complete excercise in real-world music performance.
*How to Create a Killer YouTube Channel booklet and worksheet - Many of you are already doing a great job of getting your music out there. This is a collection of the greatest things I've learned about online presence, through my successes and failures.
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Crowdfunding Campaign Launches, Provides Free Youth Music Instruction
FAIR OAKS, Calif. – April 3, 2016 – The Young Musicians Association announced today that it has launched a crowd funding campaign on Kickstarter to raise money in order to provide free music instruction to children in Northern California. The program also includes placement in a band, professional recording and concerts.
YOUNG MUSICIANS’ ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES PLATFORM FOR FREE MUSIC INSTRUCTION
Sacramento, CA – The Young Musicians’ Association, a nonprofit operation dedicated to providing music instruction, brand placement, professional recording, and a concert venue to aspiring musicians under the age of 18 in and around California, this week officially launched their free online platform for pairing music students with experienced instructors.