We've noticed a trend in the last few years where more musicians are gravitating to group play either instead of, or in addition to, private lessons. During the fall of 2019 we had a record 15 ensembles playing music every week! Ensembles provide an excellent opportunity for musical growth, while in the familiar territory of a favorite genre. We visited Steve Roy's Acoustic Beatles Ensemble on a recent Monday evening to talk with students about the benefits of ensemble playing. (VIDEO)