When Rodney Burr became one of our licensed teachers almost a decade ago, Albuquerque, NM was in for a treat. His dedication and talent at connecting with his students and mentoring them through their musical studies is exemplary. He has won awards from KinderGuitar for the best new KinderGuitar studio and for his dedication […]
My KinderGuitar just held its 2019 winter concert. The concert happens to be the 40th student concert I’ve held for my young students. I’m so honored to work with so many wonderful students. Thanks to all the performers, parents, and fans for 20 years!
Over the years, I’ve been fortunate to teach so many talented, kind, energetic, and musically curious children. I’ve also been fortunate to see many of these children who come to me when they are 5 or 6 grow into young adults with a very sophisticated sense of music. I thought I would post a […]
The ‘magic number’ is the number of times you practice a spot after getting it exactly the way you want it. — Margaret Elson, Passionate Practice (Regent Press, 2002).
Once again I’ve been inspired by all of the young performers who participated in the KinderGuitar Spring Concerts. The programs keep getting better – music by Domeniconi, Lauro, Bach, Villa-Lobos, de Falla, Albeniz, and others! Thanks to all the parents who continue to place music on the list of priorities at home.