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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.
Young Musicians Association helps nurture the desire for music in young minds with their programs.
The Young Musicians Association helps its students get a real time experience of what it is like to learn to play a song, perform in a band, record their own music in a state – of – the – art professional recording studio and sing at a concert.
Jamin Coller launches a crowdfunding campaign for a Community Recording Studio
Established musician and music educator, Jamin Coller launched a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign on March 29, 2016 for an establishing a Community Recording Studio for young talented musicians of the society. He is aiming to pledge $7,500 by May 3, 2016; the purpose of collecting these funds is to purchase professional music equipment for his recording studio, in order to make it a professional recording and training studio for young talented children of the society, who are not fortunate enough to afford this facility themselves.
YMA Launches; Provides Elementary Music Education Resource Base
April 1, 2016 – It's not often, anymore, that kids get offered the chance to play in a band they really enjoy, but one Sacramento area program is looking to change that. The Young Musicians Association is bridging the gap that has been left as so many schools have been forced to cut back music programs, and they're looking to do it all without charging the students or their families.