Advanced Metronomics

Let’s start with a quick review of Metronomics 101: Plain and simple, practicing with a metronome (or drum machine or “click track” or what-have-you) will make you play better. If you really give it a chance, I think you will be amazed at the results. When the GRÜBS did our first few recording sessions, playing …

Metronomics 101

Sheri has a love-hate relationship with metronomes. “It’s more of a hate-love relationship, really”, she corrects me; “the hate comes first.” She elaborates below … I don’t want to use a metronome because They’re boring. TAP tap tap tap TAP tap tap tap TAP tap tap tap ARE we done yet HOW much lon-ger HOW …

Midwest Uke (and Harmonica) Camp, June 2018

FYI: We were just informed about the June 2018 Midwest Uke and Harmonica Camp, sponsored by Elderly Instruments. (The GRÜBS are not affiliated with this camp; just passing along the info.) The all-inclusive weekend offers a packed slate of workshops, performances, and musical camaraderie. We have assembled a world class staff teaching artists, offering our attendees over …