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9 secrets and strategies to improve your skills as a musician

9 Secrets and Strategies to improve your skills as a Musician

As an aspiring musician we all want to get better at the art. And you are already in the dreamland where you see yourself performing in front of masses who are swooning to the music created by you. This kind of dream is good to have but it also makes us impatient and restless towards achieving our musical goals. So…

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Why do we Love Music?

Close your eyes and imagine the most perfect life you could have. While you have closed your eyes and are focusing on this life, let’s just make one small alteration in this perfect world of yours. Lose the music. No music at all. Suddenly you will realize that your perfect colorful world has turned into an absolute darker shade of…

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All about Music Therapy and a career as a Music Therapist

All about Music Therapy and a career as a Music Therapist

For almost all of us, the idea of winding down after a long hectic day is relaxing with some music in the background while we finish our chores. Having a party requires good background music so people can dance to the tunes. The day when you are feeling sad or depressed or maybe nostalgic you tune in to music which…

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What If Every Child Had Access To Music Education?

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” Plato Words to live by! Great minds over centuries and from all over the world have realized this truth about music and told us about it time and again. With evolution, our questioning skills evolved which led to numerous amounts of…

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Would you like to keep a New Year’s resolution? Learn Music.

“Why the rush?” asked the wise man. I have to be there with everyone else, said the girl. If everyone is already there, why do you want to go there? Cause, together with everyone, I want to be there for myself. Living, loving, enjoying and believing; waiting on the dawn of something new…anything new. New Year is right around the…

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Does music improve a child’s memory?

We usually consider memory as an indicator of our intellect and cognitive abilities. And, it is not entirely wrong, as intellect makes us such capable species. Without the help of memory, we humans would not be able to pass down valuable information from one generation to the next. It is an essential part of the process of evolution. It is…

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How does music help a child keep calm

There is absolutely no doubt about the fact that music can be pretty effective in calming us down. People who suffer from stress and anxiety and depression can use music as an excellent outlet to release their emotions. Music is recommended by psychiatrists, doctors and several other medical practitioners. Music has been a part of our culture since ancient times.…

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Music And Children – Facts And Myths

There are so many misconceptions amongst parents when it comes to music and children. While some parents strongly believe that music can prove to be positively effective for even a baby in the womb, others believe that music has no impact on the overall growth and development of a foetus or a small child. If you’re a young parent and…

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Workshop by Trilok Gurtu – The Percussion Gur(t)u

High Play is an initiative by FSM which invites famous music personalities from all over the world to conduct workshops for our music enthusiasts. This time we decided to take it up a notch and have invited the shining star from the creative pool of India – Percussion sensation Trilok Gurtu who will be conducting a workshop for us. Born…

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Workshops by Guthrie Govan – A legendary musician

There are some people in the world who live for the sake of their passion and continue burning the lamp by spreading their knowledge and art to those who are eager to know more and learn. Guthrie Govan is a blazed flame from the world of guitar. He is not just a Guitar Maestro but also a great teacher who…

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