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Winds & Strings



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Three Tips For Overcoming Stage Fright

April 25, 2017

Kim Foskett, Music House School of Music oboe Instructor, tackles an obstacle that all musicians, from beginners to pros, eventually face: stage fright. But never fear (pun intended). She has some rock solid tips that are sure to boost your confidence.

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Get In Tune with Our Woodwind and Brass Teachers

February 21, 2017

For some students, learning to play a musical instrument starts with joining band in elementary school. It's a great place to try out an instrument, and start to learn to play. For those that want to dig in and get some more in-depth training, or make sure they are learning good playing habits, finding a good private lesson teacher is a must. But what should you look for?

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Jazz Ensemble Students Gain Serious Skills

October 17, 2016

Music House Jazz Ensemble teacher, Joel Stratton, discusses the intersection of structure and improvisation in jazz.

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Trumpet Teacher Ryan Thielman Records On New Tech N9ne Album

March 28, 2016

Versatile trumpet player, Ryan Thielman, records on album with rap artists Tech N9ne and Krizz Kaliko. Also teaches at Music House school.

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Avoid the "Summer Slide" In Music Skills With A Summer Learning Program

February 22, 2016

Concerned that your child will lose music skills over the summer? Avoid the summer slide with summer learning opportunities like music camps and lessons.

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9 Reasons Band And Orchestra Students Should Take Private Lessons

July 29, 2015

School music programs enrich the lives of band and orchestra students. But how can you get the most out of a school's program? Take private lessons.

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Violin Lessons: The Three Essential Steps to Starting

December 27, 2014

Getting your child started with Lenexa & Overland Park violin lessons might seem expensive and complicated. It's actually easier than you think.