QUIZ! What Instrument are YOU?

We have something fun for you today on the Terra Sounds blog page: today is the day you find out what instrument you are based on your personality, so buckle up and enjoy the ride! Make sure you keep…

Best Musician Jokes!

If you are a musician, rest assured there is a great joke out there about your instrument! Today we are going to look at some of the best lighthearted music jokes for all kinds of different instruments that we teach…

Why Your Child Should Play an Instrument

If you are reading this, you are probably considering enrolling your child in music classes. We are here to help you figure out if it is the right choice to encourage music lessons, and why learning about music is so…

Forming a Successful Band at Any Age

So you’ve been learning how to play an instrument and making good progress - congratulations! Becoming proficient at any discipline is challenging, and if you have already managed to jump a few musical hurdles, give yourself a pat on the…

How To Make Practicing Fun for Everyone!

Imagine a beautiful day: the sun is shining, birds are chirping, children are playing, and you do NOT want to practice today. Why not? Because it is boring. There are so many more fun things to do than sit in…

Why Go to the Symphony?

The symphony can be an intimidating place for newcomers, and it seems that there is a code of etiquette to follow in order to avoid dirty looks from the classical music veterans. Because of all this uncertainty, many people opt…

How Are You Really Supposed to Practice?

There is a lot of misinformation out there about how musicians are supposed to practice, how many hours they should dedicate per day, and how much suffering must happen before a good performance is achieved. While this information may stem…

How To Choose Your First Instrument

If you are interested in playing any instrument, there are a lot of things to think about when in comes to ease of access, what genre you will end up playing, and just generally what you would enjoy the most…

Dealing with Performance Anxiety

If you are a musician, you know about that feeling before you walk up on stage to perform - sick to your stomach, sweaty palms, shaky fingers. This is the most dreaded moment of a musician’s journey, and it feels…


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