Not at all! Users of all experience levels can choose which lessons to watch, and may do so in any order. The videos are arranged in a suggested order of viewing, but users can skip lessons at any time.
Definitely not! The Breaking Barlines course uses keyboard images only to illustrate concepts. The piano keyboard is a straightforward way to visualize a lot of music theory, but you don’t need any piano skill or experience for this course.
Yes, you will automatically be re-billed each month. If you wish to continue your subscription, no further action is necessary. At any time you wish to discontinue, all you have to do is click “Membership Cancel” in the drop-down under Membership Account. Also, Breaking Barlines will send you email alerts as your renewal approaches each month. You will receive notices both one week and 24 hours before automatic renewal.
Your first monthly payment (the payment that begins a monthly subscription) is non-refundable. All renewal payments are refundable within 30 days of payment date.
You can get two free video lessons with worksheets by clicking the “Free Videos” button on the home page and entering your email address. You will receive an email that gives you access to the two free video lessons and their worksheets.
No, the video lessons are available by monthly subscription only and cannot be downloaded. An internet connection is required for viewing.
Yes, a subscribing member can download and print these materials, and is allowed single copy use. Be advised: these documents, as well as audio files, blog posts, and video lessons, are the intellectual property of Breaking Barlines, LLC., and no part of them can be reposted on other sites or social media, or used for any purposes other than those intended by Breaking Barlines, LLC. Any attempt to do so is a violation of U.S. copyright law, specifically the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, and subject to appropriate legal action.
The Breaking Barlines curriculum is always expanding, and new content, in the form of video lessons, printable resources, and audio materials, will steadily be added to the site. However, Breaking Barlines, LLC., reserves the right to alter, update, or remove any content or materials featured on the site at any time without notice.
No. If you purchase a monthly subscription, your credit card information is handled entirely by PayPal, and is not stored on the Breaking Barlines website. Your financial information is completely secure and protected.