3 Ways to Prevent Physical Stress and Injury as a Musician

3 Ways to Prevent Physical Stress and Injury as a Musician

Let’s be honest… when you think of a musician at any level (school-aged, collegiate, professional, etc.), you don’t necessarily think of them having many run-ins with physical stress or injury. But that’s not true at all! From beginner to pro, musicians have to learn to deal with a significant amount of strain from areas of their body that may not be utilized as often otherwise. This is worthy of a discussion! Check out these three steps to ensure that you or your student prevents any of these setbacks.

Best Places to Hear Live Music in Indianapolis this Holiday Season

Best Places to Hear Live Music in Indianapolis this Holiday Season

Ah, the end-of-year holidays… what a great time to allow your ears some nostalgia and familiar listening. And what better way to get in the holiday mood than by making a date night or taking the kids to listen to great local live music! For an aspiring musician, watching the pros demonstrate how it’s done is a truly priceless experience. Here is a list of top venues and other places in the Indianapolis area that will capture these timeless moments.

Music and the Brain: What Can Happen?

Music and the Brain: What Can Happen?

I’m sure you’ve heard it before; “Music is good for your brain!” But what exactly does that mean?  Is it just good for counting, “and a 1, and a 2, and a 3, and a 4… ?” I learned that basic structure in Kindergarten. Surely the scope of music’s benefit to the mind goes beyond that… Well, it turns out the rabbit hole goes deeper - way deeper - than we originally thought.