- Jan 5, 2022
Interview with a Clarinetist - Anna
I recently interviewed one of my close friends, Anna Ye, a fellow musician who plays the clarinet. Anna is the principal clarinetist in...
- May 23, 2021
COVID-19 and Music Education
When someone says “coronavirus,” numerous thoughts come to my mind, a significant one being the swift lockdown in March, bringing us two...
- Nov 27, 2020
Making the most out of Zoom lessons
Positive Notes tutor lessons have always been virtual, but our switch to Zoom has brought new opportunities for better quality lessons....
- Jul 1, 2020
An Interview with Sylvia from Sylvia's Children
Sylvia Allen is the founder of a nonprofit organization called Sylvia’s Children that supports the Mbirizi School in Uganda, a country...
- Jun 14, 2020
Our Tutor Program
All in-person music rehearsals may have come to a halt during the coronavirus lockdown, but Positive Notes video chat tutoring lessons...
- Apr 3, 2020
How music brings hope in uncertain times
We are living in uncertain times. Because of COVID-19, many people are in shelter-in-place indefinitely. Our circumstances change each...
Jennifer Wang, Emma Strom, and Charlotte Avril
- Mar 6, 2020
PN Uganda Initiative
Dear Positive Notes community members, Greetings from Positive Notes of YOBC! We hope that you have enjoyed the start of 2020 and that...
- Feb 17, 2020
Preparing for an Audition
Most music students will have to complete some sort of an audition throughout their musical careers, whether it be for college, and...
- Dec 31, 2019
How classical music has made its way into the modern era
To many kids my age, life revolves around pop culture, but in many different formats. Whether it’s the new Star Wars movie that has you...
- Dec 20, 2019
What makes me love to play music
The holiday season is upon us, and the holidays are filled with music! Since I’ve been hearing lots of music (albeit, Christmas music)...