A Blog About Music Lessons in Barrie

From Practice tips, to favorite first songs, the top 10 best first riffs, or favorite easy piano tunes to sing along to, we like to share all our thoughts on what makes our music studio special! 

5 easy songs to learn for Winter!

Thursday, January 19, 2023

5 Easy songs to learn for winter

1-White Winter Hymnal - Fleet Foxes

This little 4 chord beauty features those beautiful harmonies...

Back to School!!

Sunday, August 28, 2022

Deftones has a great song called “Back to School” put it on right now and crank it (metal heads only). You know why?
Because summer’s over. Sorry,...

3 tips to keep Practicing your instrument in the Summer

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Summer time. Who doesn’t love it? 
Music teachers.
We know this will be the time when students are least likely to practice, distracted...

Friday Jam Nights

Friday, May 27, 2022

It’s been a while, 
If I’m being honest, we have been busy teaching! Our little studio crossed the 100 student mark last month, cruising to 120...

Spring into Music Lessons!

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

It is time. Restrictions are dropping, the sun is shining, the snow is receding and we may finally be able to say the pandemic is in the rearview. We...

Music and Winter: The ideal time to start music lessons

Monday, December 27, 2021

A story about how to pass those wintry days learning an instrument.

I love this time of year. I really do. Don't get me wrong, summers in...

The Beatles!

Monday, November 8, 2021

A story about the most talked about rock and roll band of all time and what they’ve meant to me in my life.

I have a vague memory of being...

7 Important Practice Tips for Music Students

Monday, October 4, 2021

The 7 most important tips of staying on top of your practice routine

We’ve been back at it for almost a month now, and the students are really...

The First Day of School

Monday, September 6, 2021

A Familiar Story About Marking the Passing of Time

Here we are again. But there’s something very different going on for us on this first day...

5 ways Music Lessons in Barrie Ontario just got different

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

A story about how lucky I am to have found my calling in life
In 2003 I began teaching guitar at Cosmo Music. Back then, Cosmo was on Yonge st....

Modern Music Studio

192 Bradford st. Barrie, Ontario


© Modern Music Studio 2021

Modern Music Studio

192 Bradford st. Barrie, Ontario


© Modern Music Studio 2021