4 Reasons to learn Music Theory

  • 27 October 2020
  • Maria

"The more You learn about theory and music, the more you will be able to play instruments."

9 Ways to help students to play an instrument

  • 21 January 2020
  • Maria

Help students understand the Gift of Music

Help students develop a love for music

Help them to learn the value of the practice

Let them play the music they like

Organise a recital/play day regular

Make practice fun and constructive

Overcome the identified problems

Record your student/child and let them listen

Ask the parents to assist their child

12 best masterpieces that students must listen

  • 20 January 2020
  • Maria

1. Saint-Saëns - Carnival of the Animals

2. Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf

3. Victor Herbert - March of the Toys

4. Clowns and Kids Suites - Alfred Schnittke

5. Star Wars Theme - John Williams

6. Strauss - The Beautiful Blue Danube

7. Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

8. Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker

9. A. Ponchielli - La Gioconda-Dance of the Hours

10. Handel - Water Music

11. Bizet - Overture to Carmen

12. Beethoven - Für Elise

How to practice an instrument in a constructive way

  • 19 January 2020
  • Maria

Find a good time in the day.

Find a good place where you cannot be disturbed.

Map Out Your Practice Sessions.

Set a goal for each practice session.

Mark difficult passages with a clear sign.

Solve the identified problems.

Practice with interleaving when needed.

Make Aural Perfect

  • 06 January 2020
  • Maria

Sing! - Advice students to start singing for fun, not weekly but DAILY!

Listen! - Advice students to start listening for fun, not weekly but DAILY!