I’m very excited to be selected to take part in the pilot programme of the “Safe & Healthy Music Teaching” course being run by BodyMinded, the Sydney Alexander Technique. The first workshop will take place this weekend.
Congratulations to Ariana on a High Distinction (98%) in her First Grade Theory exam!
A massive congratulations to Connor for earning a Distinction in his Rockschool Piano Grade 4 exam. He impressed the owner of the music school that the exam took place at so much that he has been offered a job teaching beginners there!
I enjoyed presenting a workshop through the AMEB (WA) on the Rockschool syllabus from a teacher’s perspective on August 22nd. It’s an exciting option, which my piano students are thoroughly enjoying! It was a pleasure to share what I’ve learned over the years, and I hope more teachers consider this…
Congratulations to Mufaro and Sarah for their successful Rockschool Piano exams in the first round for this year.
Congratulations to Aryn for a tremendous score of 100% on her first Theory of Music exam!
On 9th April 2021, I presented a workshop “Demystifying the web” to help teachers with establishing or improving their online presence.
I’ve had a number of piano teachers express interest in a Rockschool workshop, so I offered a workshop through the WA Music Teachers’ Association on 27th March 2021.
My latest piano arrangement was requested by one of my students, Holly. It is the Theme of the U.S. series of “The Office”, arranged to early intermediate level. Listen to it here: You can find the score of The Office Theme – Intermediate Piano on Sheet Music Press.
Here are the current restrictions in relation to face-to-face private music studio teaching for the week ahead, which I clarified with the COVID hotline today: Teachers can remove their mask while teaching if needed Primary school age students are exempt from wearing a mask Older students should wear a mask…