Category Archives: Sight-reading

Piano Marvel Review: Interactive Piano Educational Software

PianoMarvel Review

**** I have negotiated a free trial for fans of the One Minute Music Lesson for Piano Marvel. Click here to get your Free 30 Day Trial of Piano Marvel. **** Hi One Minute Music Lesson fans, Today I want … Continue reading

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Goal Setting vs. New Year’s Resolution

Never Too Old

**** Special New Year’s Discount Coupon at the end of this post **** Hello One Minute Music Lesson community, A new year often triggers a shift in our mind to re-evaluate our life and the current path that we are … Continue reading

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Review of SightReadingMastery.com, An Online Program for Practicing Sight Reading

Photo of a print out from SightReadingMastery.com

Hi One Minute Music Lesson fans, Having a great sight reading program is a wonderful tool for the student musician. There are a lot of poorly designed programs available and finding the right one for you can be tough. In my last … Continue reading

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The 4 Best Programs For Interactive Sight Reading Practice Sheet Music

The 4 Best Programs For Interactive Sight Reading Practice Sheet Music

Hi One Minute Music Lesson fans, Using interactive sight reading software is a great way to practice sight reading daily. By using a program that generates a steady stream of new sight reading material you can easily and efficiently practice this skill. Also … Continue reading

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3 Mistakes You Are Making When You Sight Read Sheet Music

Reading Intervals 2

Hi One Minute Music Lesson fans, Continuing with my series of posts on improving your sight reading ability, today I wanted to tell you about 3 of the most common mistakes students make when learning how to sight read and … Continue reading

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How to Practice Sight Reading in 15 Minutes A Day in Just 4 Steps

Bass Clef Example

[Edit from Leon: I’ve found an even better tool for sight reading. Check it out here.] How to Practice Sight Reading When you are first learning the music notes for piano or any other musical instrument you will want to … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Sight Reading Sheet Music – Sight Reading Exercise 1 – Sheet Music Markings

Sight Reading Steps

Hi One Minute Music Lesson Fans, I am creating a series of sight reading exercises for you to help you with your sight reading skills and to provide harmonically interesting sight reading materials. In this first exercise, which you can … Continue reading

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Top 10 Facts About Learning How to Sight Read Music Notes and Rhythms

Sight Reading Secrets

Hi One Minute Music Lesson fans, Learning how to sight read music can be a very mystifying process for the beginning or amateur musician. But there are 10 facts about about learning how to sight read music notes and rhythms that you must know in … Continue reading

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Bass Clef Sight-Reading Exercise Worksheet

Bass Clef Sight Reading Exercise Worksheet

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FREE EXERCISE (Want even more free bass clef sight-reading exercises? Try PianoMarvel free for 30-days. You’ll improve your music reading skills immediately) Hi One Minute Music Lesson Fans, Continuing my series of exercises and worksheets on … Continue reading

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Treble Clef Sight-Reading Exercise Worksheet

Treble Clef Sight-reading Worksheet

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FREE EXERCISE (Want even more free treble clef sight-reading exercises? Try PianoMarvel free for 30-days. You’ll improve your music reading skills immediately) Hi One Minute Music Lesson Fans, Sight-reading and learning to read music can be a … Continue reading

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Short Sight Reading Exercises

Sight Reading Genie

Sightreading Genie by PracticeSpot.com is a great tool for beginning sight readers. This tool allows you to choose from 4 difficulty levels and proves you will a large amount of short musical examples to play. It is designed for piano … Continue reading

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Sight reading agility

eMusic Theory Piano Keys

Do you test your sight reading agility? Today I wanted to post a tool that is useful for practicing your sight reading agility. This Piano Keys trainer from eMusicTheory.com allows you to adjust the difficulty level from beginners to advanced. This tool … Continue reading

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Great tool for practicing sight-reading

[Edit from Leon: I’ve found an even better tool for sight reading. Check it out here.] When learning to read music you will need materials for practicing. One of the hardest things about learning to sight read is having enough … Continue reading

Posted in How to Read Music, Rhythm, Rhythm Counting, Sight-reading | 6 Comments