Recently I wrote about starting your daily violin practice with something dead simple. And that’s common sense. But it also turns out that same idea also works for your most difficult songs, pieces or passages. In fact 90% of your practice problems can be solved in about 10% of the time you currently spend practicing! […]
The 80/20 Principle is well know in the world of business: “20% of your customers create 80% of your profit.” But this universal “law” doesn’t just apply to wealth creation. For example: 20% of the roads get 80% of the traffic. 20% of the runners take 80% of the trophies. This even works for learning violin. […]
It’s our first Christmas on the Central Coast! We’re thrilled to bring music lessons to Morro Bay, Los Osos, Cayucos and all of San Luis Obispo County! For our violin and singing students: No lessons the week of December 21 and December 28. Lessons resume as normal on the week of January 4. Enjoy your […]
by Bill Alpert In conjunction with the San Luis Obispo Symphony and the San Luis Coastal Unified School district, I am pleased to offer a new violin class in Morro Bay. It’s an exciting opportunity for all central coast violin students in grades 3-6. Classes will meet : Tuesday afternoons from 2:30 p.m. to 3:20 p.m. at Del […]
(first appeared at http://InvincibleViolinist.com) You have a violin passion, so it seems logical that practicing the violin music you most love is the thing to do. To “go with your passion” is indeed popular advice. If instead, you can grow passionate about about other music, such as etudes, scales, or music chosen for you by others (orchestra, or teacher […]
Congratulations to Alpert Studio alumna Ms. Maggie Anderson on booking her first national tour! She will be carrying the female lead Jovie in Elf the Musical. If this adorable ball of talent ends up in a city near you, run, don’t walk to see her! Much love from her teacher Melanie Alpert and the entire studio family!
The President of Berklee College of Music, Roger Brown, says it all in 4 1/2 minutes!
m4s0n501 How a violin practice transforms your life. (this article first appeared at http://InvincibleViolinist.com) 1. Learning how to truly master specific skills leads to a fulfilled life. 2. Motions and actions are how you shape your basic approach to the instrument. Using simplicity, ease and mastery moves you through life gracefully. 3. Practice is defining […]
The Alpert Studio of Voice and Violin, Morro Bay, CA is pleased to announce that graduates Miranda Ford and Stephen Johnson were both selected for coveted posts in the Mount San Antonio College Chamber Singers. Congratulations to both for their notable accomplishments!
It’s official! The Alpert Studio is accepting applications for voice lessons, singing lessons and violin lessons for students in Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo, Cayucos, Atascadero, Paso Robles, and surrounding areas. For information contact us at: New Tel: 805-254-2704 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Click here to view my profile page at LessonMaestro.com.