PRACTICE AND THE PARENT (The Do’s and Don’ts)

PRACTICE AND THE PARENT (The Do’s and Don’ts)

What kids wish their parents understood about encouragement "When you joined Warren Lessons, you gave your child a wonderful gift that will last the rest of their life." I know what you're thinking. How can anyone else know what works for my child? Fair enough, but in...

Home School Music Lessons – Affordable and Fun

Home School Music Lessons – Affordable and Fun

 AFFORDABLE MUSIC EDUCATION FOR HOME SCHOOL FAMILIES ABOUT WARREN LESSONS Hi, I’m Don Warren! Together, my son Michael and I have developed a music methodology and program that has created a strong relationship and reputation among our students and families for more...

How To Write A Song – The Day Tracy Chapman Inspired a Hater

How To Write A Song – The Day Tracy Chapman Inspired a Hater

How I helped a student find her truth I was working with a student on creating music for her lyrics, when a section came up that I said reminded me of a  Tracy Chapman song. Quickly and with disdain she stated “I can’t stand her.” This is the second person I had...

Guitar Teacher To the Stars – Niskayuna’s Hidden Gem

Guitar Teacher To the Stars – Niskayuna’s Hidden Gem

Guitar Lesson Guru? - Mystery article Over the years, I have done interviews with a wide variety of magazines and smaller local publications, either about my teaching or guitar making. I remember being sent these questions and observations to reply to, with the idea...

Do I have to know how to read music to play guitar?

Do I have to know how to read music to play guitar?

TO READ OR NOT TO READ As the owner of warren guitar lessons in Schenectady, NY,  I get asked this by potential students quite often. My answer? Think of it as a tool in your tool box. The more tools you have, the better equipped you are to handle a variety of jobs....

BEST GUITAR LESSONS IN SCHENECTADY NY

BEST GUITAR LESSONS IN SCHENECTADY NY

Guitar Lessons That Inspire Students When it comes to finding an instructor, There are a number of attributes you can seek, but none more important than this: “Seek an instructor who also knows how to coach and mentor as needed" "Having someone who genuinely helps you...