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Summer Camp Registration Begins NOW

Hey everybody! It’s getting to be that time when folks start making their summer plans so I’m ready to take registration for our 2017 summer camp season. 546 more words


Supporting Music

Supporting music is supporting creativity and free thought. So two things:

Firstly, support music education because music helps with so many valuable skills that can apply to all of life. 658 more words


Beat and Meter Types: Representation and Examples

An important way of describing a piece of music is by describing its rhythmic properties. Some terms often used to describe the rhythmic aspect of music are as follows: 555 more words


What's It All Bout, MOOCY

After 18 months of immersion in Digital Technologies education in my ‘spare time’, I am feeling decidedly wobbly on the reasons I am a music educator. 278 more words


#001 What is the purpose Music?

The most common question I ask my students is “what is the purpose of…?”, I enjoy asking this because you can see their faces scrunch with thought as they contemplate firstly the meaning of what I have asked, and secondly the answer that they want to offer. 754 more words


Family Jammin'

So we created the Music Corner. What’s happened since?

Well at time of writing, my son is banging keys on the electric piano with the demo song playing underneath. 414 more words

Our Music Corner

I’ve done a fair bit of reading lately about kids learning to play music, why it’s valuable, how it should be approached, how to choose an instrument, etc…and we have posted some of the ones we like here on the blog, on our Facebook and Twitter. 429 more words