Music House Stories



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Staff Spotlight: Josh Blythe

July 1, 2020

  What's your main instrument & why? My main instrument is the drum set. I grew up singing and playing the piano some. However, when 6th grade band approached I knew I wanted to pursue drums/p...

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Getting to Know "Jet Lag"

July 1, 2020

With a name like Jet Lag, it might appear as though this bunch of Music House School students knows a thing or two about the rockstar life... or at least they are bound to. Take a look at what this...

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Vote For Your Favorite Recordings

June 23, 2020

Take another look at the student bands that dominated last year's battle. They'll be competing again this year, but they've got some formidable competition.

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Staff Spotlight: Jessie Freyermuth

May 28, 2020

  What's your main instrument & why? Voice; While I play other instruments, voice is the one I have studied the longest and for which I earned two degrees.  What's your musical origin story? ...

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Staff Spotlight: Teri Quinn

May 19, 2020

What's your main instrument & why? Clarinet! I've always loved the versatility of the clarinet. It’s such an expressive instrument that is so close to the human voice. You hear it in all sorts...

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How COVID-19 is Shaping the Future of Music Education

April 30, 2020

The future for music education right now is uncertain, but there is still a glimmer of hope, especially for younger students. Music Education: From Offline to Online Many subjects can be easil...

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Staff Spotlight: Co-founder & Executive Director Aaron Sizemore Discusses Online Music Lessons

April 27, 2020

It’s no secret that education of all varieties has been dramatically affected by COVID-19. Many passionate educators have taken this opportunity to try an innovative new approach that could even...

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How Voice Lessons Fight Against Depression

March 19, 2020

Have you ever wondered why choir singing has stood the test of time? Why do people continue to join choir groups and sing in such a simple manner, without autotune or any of the fancy technology th...

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Best Songs About Spring

February 28, 2020

Besides summer, spring is the most inspirational season of the year for musicians and artists. Following the cold winter with trees barren of leaves in spring, which brings back the warmth and beau...

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Getting to Know "Flight of the Raccoons"

February 6, 2020

Flight of the Raccoons may have a... unique name. But these kids were born ready to play music. They don't settle for less than good, and it's not often that one is able to to find their true focus...

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Health Benefits of Private Music Lessons

January 27, 2020

Free Music Week is rapidly approaching at Music House School. Many health benefits come with learning an instrument and taking private music lessons. Self-discipline, improving brain function, and ...

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How To Deal With Conflicts In A Band

January 17, 2020

Are you in a tough situation among band members or musicians you work with? The first step is to address everyone as a group to ensure that all voices are heard. Experiencing Band Conflicts? Mus...