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5 Keys to Starting Lessons Successfully with a New Student

From the Alfred Music Blog-- Written By Dave Isaacs

Do you have a new student beginning music lessons? You’re embarking on a journey that will enhance his or her life in many ways. From simple relaxation and enjoyment to sharpening abstract thinking, playing music is good for the mind and spirit. And playing with others can be one of the most satisfying things people can do together.

Here are some tips to ensure your lessons start off on the right foot.

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    Alfred.com originated this article 5 Keys to Starting Lessons Successfully with a New Student
    From the Alfred Music Blog-- Written By Dave Isaacs Do you have a new student beginning music lessons? You’re embarking on a journey that will enhance his or her life in many ways. From simple relaxation and enjoyment to sharpening abstract thinking, playing music is good for the mind and spirit...
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