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University Music

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Self-study for undergraduate music students

Self-study is the most important aspect of learning an instrument or academic subject. In a very...
University Music

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Who Needs Classical Music?

Most recently, one of the more thought-provoking books I have come across is called 'Who Needs...
Chamber Music

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BBC Proms the new Glastonbury?

The BBC Proms is, I think, the grandfather of all festivals. I have attended various concerts in...
Musicianship

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Music Is So Much More Than A Listening Pleasure

I remember when I was about 12, my friends Paul and Gary, the twins from across the road were...

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  • Haydn Sonata in F Hob. XVIF3 Bozner

    Juan Rezzuto A-level Music Tutor (West London) Picture I - Allegro Moderato This is a very rare example of a Haydn Sonata. The way it is written proposes a big challenge to the performer. This challenge is not a technical one though, it is mainly interpretative. NOTE: For the sake of this analysis, we will only consider themes, those musical...
  • Music Is So Much More Than A Listening Pleasure Editor's Pick

    Dave Brown Musicianship Teacher (Sheffield) Picture I remember when I was about 12, my friends Paul and Gary, the twins from across the road were getting their brand new shiny Eko guitars in the mid 70’s; Paul had a 6 string and Gary had a 12 string version. I remember thinking just how cool those instrument were. I begged my mum for a guitar,...
  • Practising Music: What Motivates Us To Improve?

    Nat Harding Musicianship Teacher (East London) Picture The typical course of musical development is a well trodden path. A student learns the basic techniques of an instrument, learns the basics of notation, then sets about working their way up the grades. Learning by heart the particular scales for each grade, memorising the three pieces that their...

 

  • Advice For Parents With Musically Gifted Children

    Sindre Kayman Early Years Music Tutor (South West London) Picture This article sheds some light on how and why interests in your childhood can have a huge impact on your early adulthood. I also explain how parents’ vigilance of their children’s interests can help create an easier time facing the quarter-life crisis that often happens when young adults have to...
  • Using Eye Gaze with Ableton Live and Logic Pro

    FUSED MUSIC Music Technology Teacher (South East London) Picture     For Clients who have disabilities there are multiple ways to enable you to make music.  I use commercial software such as Ableton Live, Cubase and Logic Pro as well as specific software designed for people who have a disability such as ‘E-Scape’. I also use Soundbeam, Skoog to enable...
  • Please see my trumpet teaching article.

    Sounds Musical A-level Music Tutor (Twickenham) Picture I am now focused on teaching trumpet and other brass instruments only. Please see my article for trumpet teaching