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  • The Role of Practice "Excuse me, sir, how do I get to Carnegie Hall?" "Practice, man, practice." It's an old joke, but one that can be told in only two sentences because the punch line is something everyone understands: to get better at something, [...]

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    Why Ukulele? - Ten reasons why it's sweeping the nation

    Why Ukulele? by Nick Roberti, ukulele, guitar and bass instructor at Silver Music Studios, Broomall location It seems the little ukulele, long regarded as merely a novelty instrument, is now making a national comeback. And it’s about time. Not [...]

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    Self-taught? Learn how professional training can take you to the next level

    Many students of all ages and styles have come to me over the years, with some abilities on their respective instrument.  Some have played for years on their own, absorbed what they could, and now wish to further their skills and knowledge.  I have[...]

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    Inspiration and Perspiration: The phases of creating music

    When it comes to creating music, we have many obstacles to overcome: 1- Learning to play an instrument and/or sing.  If you are reading this, you have already taken steps in that direction. 2 – Waiting for the muse to strike.  This falls in[...]

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    Young at Heart Musician

    If you are a family person, full-time in the workforce and/or own a home and pay bills, life is certainly exhausting.  Maybe you considered taking up an instrument or sharing your voice with the world, but commitments and confidence may have gotten [...]

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