Apr 162020

Maria

C Major Scale

C Major scaleis made up of seven notes, like all the other major scales. The C Major pitches are: C, D, E, F, G, A, and B. The eighth duplicates the first at a higher octave.

Feb 052020

Maria

Piano Minor Arpeggios

You can find bellow the illustrations of all minor arpeggios with the fingering for each of them and the name of the notes who build up each Arpeggio.

Apr 162020

Maria

Piano Major Arpeggios

The word arpeggio comes from the Italian word arpeggiare, which means to play on a harp.

An arpeggio consists of a chord notes played one after the other, not at the same time how are the block chords notes played. Even though the notes of an arpeggio are not played or sung all together at the same time, listeners hear the sequence of notes as forming a chord.

Jan 212020

Maria

9 Ways to help students to play an instrument

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

Jan 202020

Maria

12 best masterpieces that students must listen

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

Jan 182020

Maria

13 Incredible Benefits of Playing an Instrument

1. Focus concentration

2. Increase attention

3. Build a sense of anticipation

4. Enhance imagination

5. Improve memory

6. Boost kids reflexes

7. Increase spontaneity

8. Improves their problem-solving skills

9. Establish a positive learning state

10. Create the desired atmosphere

11. Develop their agility

12. Release tension

13. Enlarge their social circle