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My New Book on Amazon!

The insight and experience that I have gained from over thirty years’ experience and  shared via the widely-read articles on this site have been collected together, expanded and updated in the form of my new book… 149 more words

Music Education

Summer Holidays

Well, it’s finally summer! A time to kick back and relax. Or is it?

Many students regress somewhat over the summer months – some more than others. 148 more words

Education, Tutoring

Practice Makes Perfect - Really?

Actually, I prefer ‘practice makes permanent‘!

Here is a short article exploring some of the often contentious issues regarding music practice. In it, I discuss how informed practice works to consolidate learning and thus the importance of appropriate preparation on the part of the students before commencing. 75 more words

Music Education

In Education Technology, 'Creation or Content' is the Wrong Question

In education technology circles, and particularly as it relates to use of iPads and apps, I’ve sure heard a lot of discussion about creation versus content. 853 more words