In this guide to Band For Parents, I use my experiences as a student, teacher, and repair man. Here I’ll talk about taking care of band instruments.… Read more “A Guide To Band For Parents, Episode VII: Taking Care of an Instrument”
This is a general guide I’ve put together for parents of band students. In this edition we get away from the musical details and focus on the… Read more “A Guide to Band for Parents Episode VI: The Return of The Secrets To Get Your Kid To Practice”
Here I’ve created a blog series for parents of children in band. This episode, “Episode IV: Band Class, a New Hope” I talk about my own experiences… Read more “A Guide to Band for Parents Episode IV: Band Class, A New Hope”
In this next installment of “A Guide to Band for Parents” I talk about mouthpieces. They’re a lot more complex than one would think. Here I will… Read more “A Guide to Band for Parents Episode Three: Revenge of the Mouthpieces”
Hi, I’m Randy Kemp, owner of Main Street Music. I’ve been putting together this all inclusive blog guide about band to make the entire process easier for… Read more “A Guide to Band for Parents, Episode II: The Horn”
The first installment of “A Guide To Band For Parents”.
“But, of course, everyone always recommends having a private instructor. Not to mention practice. Whoops. I wasn’t suppose to mention practice. Practice!”