Store Hours

Monday - Friday ~ Noon - 6pm
Saturday ~ 10am - 6pm
Sunday ~ Closed

Our Teachers

Barry Buse is a founding member and musical director of the Mississippi Blues Society. His expertise on guitar, bass guitar and vocals is well known in the area. He is deeply committed to the furtherance of the Blues and has been involved in the Blues in the Schools programme as a performer and teacher. He has two CDs to his credit, a 1999 live recording with the Blues Brokers entitled "Bag Full of Blues" and "Most Roads" recorded in 2003 with his band the Bluesaholics. He toured with the Trevor Finlay Band in Australia in 2007. Locally you can hear him on the first Tuesday of each month at the Thirsty Moose.

Caitlin Morton is our resident singing teacher. She is deeply committed to singing.

Here's the SRC Music School gang in last year's Christmas Parade. The school won Best Float in the Almonte Parade and won a trophy from the Lions Club for best float for 2009.

Best musical instruments for beginners

The ability to play one or more musical instruments is one that is very prized due to the various advantages it confers on a person. However, while some people are innately inclined toward music and are able to get the hang of many instruments instinctively, most of us have to make the conscious decision and effort to learn to play an instrument. There are many considerations and factors that you will need to keep at the back of your mind on your way to becoming a musical maestro.

The first thing you will need to decide on is the particular instrument you want to learn. Even if you intend to eventually learn more than one, you will still have to decide on one to begin with. The keyboard is often recommended due to the fact that getting expertise in it will make it easier to learn other instruments. Apart from that, it is relatively easy, so you will be able to impress your Chicago escort with melodies in no time at all. Another instrument you might consider is any of the variants of the guitar, They are also reasonably easy to learn and can be carried around easily, meaning that you will be able to play and sing along with your Chicago escort, whether you’re at home or at an outdoor event.

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The actual process of learning to play the instrument you have chosen is another important consideration. You will have to decide if you want to join a training class, or if you would prefer to have a private tutor come to your home to teach you. Training in public can be a lot of fun, but training in private will likely be faster since the tutor will be able to concentrate on you alone. In-between the training sessions; whether private or public, it is very important that you constantly practice. Having someone around who will listen and give sincere feedback on how well you are progressing will definitely speed-up your development, and your Chicago escort you can take from http://www.escortdirectory.com/escorts-chicago-il-71/ will be perfect for this role.

After you have reached basic proficiency in playing the musical instrument, you will begin to see a lot of difference in the way people treat you. Generally, people who play musical instruments are seen as being more attractive and romantic, so you’ll definitely get more positive attention from your Chicago escort and everyone else with whom you come in contact. Apart from that, the ability to play a musical instrument will make it possible for you to enjoy yourself more, whether you are alone or in the company of friends. You will be able to play to soothe yourself or to entertain people, and that will definitely be a big boon to your personal and social life.

In the end, there are few things that offer the same level of positive benefits as learning to play a musical instrument. The exhilarating experience of learning and the unlimited fun you can have when you are sufficiently skilled are definitely worth the effort of putting everything in place and practicing for long hours.