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Blog posts : "metronome"

Tech in the Practice Room: Five iPhone/iPad Apps to Optimize Students’ Practice Time

March 3, 2015

By Guest Author:  Dr. Joel Salvo, Prof. of Cello - St. Cloud State University

During my days as a student, settling into a practice room was akin to setting up camp.  After unpacking my cello, I would empty a tote bag with my tuner, an oversized metronome, some recording gear, and a handful o…

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Being on Time

May 15, 2013

By David Birrow Birrow.David@MacPhail.org

There are about 1,000 drummer jokes; my hope is this post doesn't fall into too many of them.

As a percussionist, I just might have an obsession with music being on beat and steady. I notice this obsession when I'm performing or practicing but especially …

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