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What Instrument Should Your Child Play, Based on Their Personality

Posted by Sarah Mace on Wed, Jul 08, 2015 @ 09:25 AM

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As parents, most of us want our children to learn how to play a musical instrument. There’s an abundance of research that shows how valuable being involved in music can be for a child. But how do we help our children pick the right instrument? Pick it for them? Let them pick?

We’ve found some great suggestions from expert musicians on what instrument a child should play based on their personality and physical characteristics. We hope these tips will help you and your child decide what instrument best suits them. 

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Tags: Instruments

Best Summer Camps in Fort Worth

Posted by Sarah Mace on Wed, Jun 24, 2015 @ 02:38 PM

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Summer is here! And while that means school is out for the kiddos, most working parents don’t get a break. They find themselves in need of some activities for their kids to do in the summer. This is why so many great organizations hold summer camps. They provide supervised fun and a ton of learning! If you’re looking for some great options for your child this summer, check out the list below of the best summer camps in Fort Worth! If a camp sounds like the right fit for your child, click on the link for dates and registration details.

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What Is the Most Popular Instrument to Play?

Posted by Sarah Mace on Wed, Jun 10, 2015 @ 07:15 AM

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Whether you’ve been playing an instrument your whole life or are just getting started, you know how valuable honing a skill like this can be. Playing an instrument opens up a variety of doors musically and socially. And, if you’re a parent, chances are you want your child to keep on playing the instrument they choose as kids, possibly unlike yourself – maybe you’re kicking yourself for not keeping up with the violin! Whether you or your children want to learn how to play an instrument, this list of the most popular instruments to play in the United States might help you select the perfect instrument.

This ranking of popular instruments is based on several factors, like: ease of playing, cost, versatility of the instrument, and career opportunities. Which instrument do you want to play?

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Tags: guitar lessons, piano lessons, drum lessons, voice lessons, Instruments, violin lessons

Do Group Music Lessons Benefit Kids?

Posted by Sarah Mace on Wed, May 27, 2015 @ 09:52 AM

Parents want the very best for their child – the best schools, friends, and hobbies. Most parents also want their child to be involved in music somehow, whether through singing or playing an instrument. Music, either in private or group lessons, benefits and enriches their lives in many ways. Allowing your child to be a part of a music school like Creative Soul in Ft. Worth, TX, will not only benefit them, but parents, as well!

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Tags: music lessons fort worth