Does Music Actually Make You Smarter?

Does Music Actually Make You Smarter?

Music and intelligence are two concepts usually understood as related things. But it is not sure if it is listening to music what makes people more intelligent, or if it is playing an instrument or making music what affects intelligence. The answer lies, as always,...

La musica y su poder de impacto social

Hoy en día es fácil encontrar numerosos estudios y publicaciones que describen el poder de la música para cambiar la vida de los individuos. Es bastante común encontrar estudios que expliquen como la música ayuda al individuo a superar sus propios límites, ayudándole...
El Poder de la Musica y las Emociones

El Poder de la Musica y las Emociones

“Dallas Music Academy” tiene como institución musical educativa, una gran Misión. Esa Misión es una fusión entre lo físico, emocional y spiritual. ¿Qué significa? No es simplemente una Academia donde nuestros alumnos aprenden técnicas teóricas y prácticas para leer...
How to Get Your Child (or You) to Practice.

How to Get Your Child (or You) to Practice.

If you present children with a wonderful “healthy” lunch full of veggies, beans, rice and you tell them that this is a very delicious and nutritious lunch, what will they say? Most children will probably reject it and ask for French fries or some other...

Music Lessons for Pre-K Children

For children ages 3, 4 and 5 who are interested in starting piano lessons, it is important to have an assessment session with a teacher who specializes in early childhood lessons. Teaching a musical instruments to a child 3 to 5 years of age requires a highly skilled...

Why I Do What I Do

At this point in my career of forty years as a performing pianist and teacher I do what I do because I want to give back. Yes, it is pay back time! I feel the need to pass on my knowledge and experience to students and teachers who could benefit from all that I have...