Scans of the brains of child musicians before and after musical training have yielded compelling evidence that proficiency and skill relies on hard graft, not innate genius. Earlier studies have shown that adult musicians have different brains to adult non-musicians. But the latest results settle arguments about whether the brain differences were there from birth, […]
Not really. Well known brands and models will often have relatively predictable selling prices. Naturally there are no guarantees but if you buy a used instrument from a reputable dealer, chances are it will be a welcome return to that dealer as a trade-in or consignment. Used instruments by makers who are unknown or […]
Grosse Pointe Music Academy offers students of all ages the opportunity to rehearse and play in a band with their peers under the guidance of experienced performers and teachers. Our rock band students can perform in our annual spring and winter concerts as well as other public venues. If you are a guitar player, bass […]
What I’ve learned from my adult students is that the bruises they suffered in their education as children and young adults interfere with their learning to play the piano much more than any problems of an aging mind or body. What I’ve learned to do for my students who are children is to try to […]
Kercheval, between Nottingham and Wayburn, Grosse Pointe Park, MI, 48230 (313) 822-2812 Fruit, vegetables, baked goods, sauces, crafts. Hours: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sat., May-Oct. This open air market brings you the best Michigan grown produce, and an array of products to satisfy the shopper in all of us.
Grosse Pointe Music Academy is excited to now offer Guitar Ensemble classes for all ages! Instructor Levi Henson, guitarist for the Rhythm Society Orchestra, and a Jazz Studies major at Wayne State University in Detroit, will teach this course. As a previous member of the Albion College Guitar Ensemble, and the WSU Jazz Guitar Ensemble […]