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Are Hanon Exercises Useful?

The subject of Hanon exercises raises mixed reactions in the piano world but for those who express reservations there are many more who see huge benefits. Yes, the exercises are based on repetitive sequential patterns so maybe they are a little boring and lacking something expressively. On the...


Welcome to the new Music Matters website!

Today Music Matters is pleased to announce the launch of our new and improved website. This change offers a host of improvements that will allow us to create even better courses and a site that will be much easier for you to use. Here is a run-down of just some of the new features, as well as a...