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Homestyle Music, like so many other lesson companies, has various pages and listings across the Internet.  You might want to check them out and give us ratings and feedback at those other sites for Homestyle Music.  We appreciate your contacting…

Recommended Instruments and Books!

     Homestyle Music Owner Katie Hester is a registered Amazon Affiliate.  To learn some of what instruments and books she recommends, visit the link below:

 

Piano History with Example Video:

     Who Invented the Piano?  Bartolomeo Cristofori (1655-1731) of Italy is widely established as having invented the piano.  Piano and musical instrument manufacturer Yamaha reported on its website: "Cristofori was unsatisfied by the lack of control that musicians had over the…

Who Are Some Contemporary Piano Pioneers?

     There were many pioneers in the development of contemporary piano.  Homestyle Music recognizes important contributions to current piano performance.  Two pianists we think were essential in helping to develop modern piano music are Jerry Lee Lewis and Stevie Wonder.  Both…

Math is a Musician's Friend!

Recently, Homestyle Music owner / recording artist Katie Hester (my awesome wife) reminded me of how math and music are so connected.  She said it was due to the "spatial reasoning" in the brain and how the concepts of time…

MUSIC HELPED ME FEEL BETTER

Recently, I had a one of those "bad days at work."  After the negative event occurred, I said a few prayers and asked God to help me stay positive and maintain a good mood.  I believe my prayer was answered…

WHAT INSTRUMENT TO BUY

VIDEO for expert shopping help on WHAT INSTRUMENT TO BUY.  Save time, money, and be assured of making a quality choice!

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THINK LOVE!

Veteran music educator, performer, and composer Katie Hester enjoys composing SONGS ABOUT LOVE because she is inspired by love. She received much of this inspiration from the professional work she has done for over 20 years teaching music lessons.  Her…

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How to Shop for an Electric Guitar:

     If you are new to playing and performing music, how and where to shop for an electric guitar is important to consider.  It really comes down to how often you think you will be playing an instrument and how much…

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Choosing Guitar Strings:

If you are new at playing guitar, or you are in the beginning stages of learning to play, you might be wondering which strings are recommended for your use.  The size and type of string on a guitar can affect…