Is Learning to Play Violin Hard? 4 Things to Expect in Beginning Violin Lessons

October 23, 2020



During the first couple of months of taking music lessons, you are planting the seeds for your future advancement on the instrument. Here are four things to expect in beginning violin lessons.


What is the Best Classical Music for Halloween?

October 19, 2020



October is such a fun month to celebrate Halloween! With that comes candy, dressing up, scary movies, and of course: creepy music to set the mood!


How do I Choose a Method Book for Music Lessons?

September 29, 2020



Throughout the years, there have been many different methods for learning music. In this post, we discuss how our music teachers in NYC choose the best method books for our piano, voice, violin, guitar, and flute lessons.


What do you need to start learning to play a musical instrument online?

August 13, 2020



The first step to online music lessons working out is to be prepared with the right tools and attitude. Learn what you need to have on hand to begin learning to play a musical instrument online at RMS – whether you are in NYC or beyond!


Virtual Recitals

July 8, 2020



What happens when a music school in NYC cannot host a performance in person due to the pandemic? Learn about how Riverside Music Studios kept their students performing via 11 virtual recitals!


What are the goals when learning a musical instrument?

November 25, 2019



All students hope to find a music teacher who is supportive and nurturing of their dreams. The goals for each of these music students are inevitably very different.



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