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As we recover from the holidays, here are some tips for parents looking to motivate your child to practice. How to Motivate Your Child to Practice By Dr. Robert A. Cutietta Among the numerous challenges that parents face in handling children’s music lessons (choosing the instrument, finding a good teacher, etc.), getting kids to practice is the most daunting of all. The severity of the problem and the importance of practice make it hard to believe that there are so few articles addressing this. What’s more, parents and music teachers often resort to the failed tactics they remember from childhood …

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