The Menchey Music Blog

The Shape of Music

The Shape of Music

People often talk about phrases and dynamics as “musical shapes”, so we thought why not have some fun and create “shape music”? Ultimately, we wanted to share… Read More

Menchey Music is Here for You

Menchey Music is Here for You

Life as we know it has changed.  One thing that is certain - Music has become more important than ever.  It uplifts us.  Gives us hope and provides entertainment. … Read More

What is Sight-Reading?

What is Sight-Reading?

Sight-reading is the act of reading music that you have never seen or heard before.  Learning to sight-read improves your overall musicianship skills and benefits… Read More

Tuning Your String Instrument

Tuning Your String Instrument

We can’t always make it to a teacher to get our instruments in tune. Sometimes our instruments go out of tune on a vacation, and sometimes we are stuck at home… Read More

Ode to Joy

Ode to Joy

O Freunde, nicht diese Töne! Sondern laßt uns angenehmere anstimmen, und freudenvollere. Oh friends, not these sounds! Let us instead strike up more pleasing and… Read More