Xmas piano

Hi Everyone!

Who’s excited for Christmas? Some of our classes have already began to play Christmas music.

I just wanted to post a quick note to let everyone know the format for December into January.

  • December 8-12:  Treasure Box is open! Time to redeem those beans!
  • Dec. 15-19: Christmas Singalong and decorating cookies. ***Email me if you have any allergies! I make everything on site.***
  • The holidays will be from December 20th-January 4th, inclusive.

I hope Santa is good to you and everyone has a wonderful time with family over the holidays! And maybe you can even get some non-rushed, piano practice time in with the kids 😉

 

Musically,

Mairéad

 

October News 2018

Halloween Week ~ October 24th-30th Feel free to wear your costume to class. You can also spend your MUSIC BEANS to get into the treasure box! 10 beans per item. Rhythm Festival ~ Nov. 24, 2018 Join us for our first performance of the year in a family friendly venue! When: Saturday Nov. 24th, 2018. […]

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Rhythm Festival, 2012

Originally posted on Tempo Drive Music Studio:
  Sunbeams 1 at the Rhythm Fest, 2008 Rhythm Festival When: Saturday Nov. 17th, 2012. Where:OLD LOCATION – The Bridge Church, Kanata. (Directions). Time: Sunshine 1- 9am Sunbeams 1, Moonbeams 1, & Sunshine 2- 10:45am Sunbeams 2 & Sunbeams 3- 2:30 pm Expect to be at the church…

You asked for it… 

Hellooooo parents!  Some of you have convinced me to do what I consider the unthinkable, but I’ve made a concession. I think I understand now. Here it is, your Grand Staff reference page! Here’s what I’ve realized:  Sometimes a visual is helpful Some of you have never read music before, or you did but it […]

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Compositions

Hello students and parents! Compositions are due to class the week of Feb. 24th. Students who started in January will not be composing at this time, but probably will in late Spring. Head on over to the composing tab (under downloads), enter the same password you use for homework, and browse some useful links and […]

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New Classes + Referral Bonus

New classes are being added on for January 2016. On Tuesdays, I will be bringing MYC classes to the Manotick School of Music: Sunshine 1 (ages 3 & 4) at 2:45. In Kemptville: Thursday evenings will see the addition of a Sunbeams 1 class (ages 5 & 6), and Saturdays at 10:30 (ages 3 & […]

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Practice Time

We have lunchtime, bath time, snack time, and so on. Now that your child is learning to play piano, it’s practice time. But what does that involve? How do you get the tasks done and keep it fun? Just like any of the “times” above, it occurs everyday. Sometimes more than once. Practice must then […]

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