Move to Improve Time

Have you ever seen a professional saxophone quartet or string quartet? Or, have you watched a conductor conduct an orchestra? Notice, I’m not using the words “heard” or “listened”, and there’s a purpose for that. In this post we’re going to talk about what you can see in a performance, and how moving (while you are playing), can help your …

1 Thing You Need to Know: Time

We all understand that keeping time is important, but what’s the one thing you need to know about time? It will make or break you as a musician. People without Time If someone can read music well, play by ear, and is a virtuoso, they’ll do well in music. However, if they can’t keep time, none of that matters. In …

Improve Time & Foot Tapping Skills!

Foot Tapping Have you ever been to a concert where the crowd started clapping to the music? Have you noticed that the people in the crowd don’t clap exactly at the same time? The crowd will be slightly off, causing multiple downbeats. This is common and not really a big deal. However, this experience rips my attention away from the …