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Top Ten
Practice Tips

Top Ten Practice Tips - FREE eBook from David Motto

My Top Ten Practice Tips eBook gives you the best of the best advice on learning musical instruments. Years of research led to this life-changing eBook, which includes must-have information for every musician.

Avoid 3 Big
Playing Mistakes
3 Biggest Mistakes Musicians Make - FREE eBook from David Motto

No matter how you choose to master your instrument, at some point you’ll be alone practicing and trying to figure out how to play. This eBook shows you how to eliminate the 3 most common musician mistakes.

Find the
Perfect Teacher

7 Truths to Know Before You Hire a Music Teacher - FREE bBook by David Motto

Finding the right lesson teacher is crucial for your success. Make sure you find the teacher who is perfect for you. This eBook gives you a foolproof method for finding the right teacher.

Helping musicians improve their playing is my life’s work.

I’ve been researching the best way to learn musical instruments since 1997. During that time I’ve read every book, journal article, and website I could find on this important and intriguing topic. I’ve attended and given lectures, seminars, and master classes to explore this simple question:

What is the most efficient and effective way to learn to play a musical instrument?

We all know that playing music is the most amazing thing in the world. If you’re ready to be really good at it, I’m here to help you. You can get started by reading my FREE eBooks.

What Musicians Worldwide Say About My Practice Tips

I love the Practice Tips you’re providing. Thank you so much for this service.
Toni Gross, cellist
Las Cruces, NM

Your practice tips are clearly a product of decades of research on what works and what doesn’t. God bless you for de-mystifying the process for us who never thought we could get better at this.
Monet Silvestre, keyboardist
Manila, Philippines

Your eBooks are priceless. Thank you for your great insight on how to make use of my practice time.
Tyrone Southerland, bassist and guitarist
Atlanta, GA

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Zohreh Mahmoodi, violinist
Karaj, Iran

All your tips have helped me SO much!
Linnèa Butler, flutist and pianist
Burlingame, CA

Thanks again for sending wonderful tips which are really very useful for all musicians.
Augustine Chinnappan Muthriar, violinist
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

You give the best advice ever!! Keep it coming!
Alice Kay McFarland, pianist
Columbus, GA

I’ve been using your practice planner for years, and your practice tip about recording yourself was my inspiration for finally buying a digital recorder and indeed listening to my playing. Your website and practice tips are such a great resource.
Janet Hince, harpist
Charlotte, NC

I want to thank you for your ‘practice tips of the week’ – I find them really good, interesting and very helpful … thanks for doing it, and sharing such useful ideas.
David Hurford, trumpeter
United Kingdom

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