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 😉
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. […]
Awhile ago I heard an amazing story about Allison Woyiwada, an Ottawan musician and teacher, who experienced a miraculous recovery from a massive aneurysm thanks in part to music therapy. Read here story here, and post your comments below. She also has a book out about the whole experience, and yes, it’s on my to-read […]
Did you escape this week without hearing about a singer’s great skate and fall? The Vancouver Canuck’s anthem singer, Mark Donnelly, was performing the national anthem on skates this time, when he tripped and fell on the red carpet. Complete disaster, you say? Take a look: As fellow musicians, I think we have to give […]
This week I have invited private students, along with Sunbeams 2 and 3 students, to attend a workshop entitled Calming the Practice Monster. And although it sounds silly, the practice monster is real. He is the anxiety you face when you have a new song to work on. He is the nerves you encounter before a […]
Season’s Greetings, young musicians and parents! As the holidays approach I am excited to bring you a tradition from my family that has become a studio tradition. To wrap up our last week of classes, we will be having a cookie decorating party in each class: Monday Dec. 17- Saturday Dec. 2. At one point […]
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 for an hour. Cost: This is considered a class. There is no additional cost […]
I know we all have a lot of planning to do throughout a school year, so here is the lesson schedule for 2012-2013. If classes are cancelled by me, there will be a two week range of “Extra” lessons added. After those weeks are used, a refund will be issued for classes canceled by me. […]
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This is the question on an article in Today’s Parent March 2012 issue. You can read it here. What are your thoughts, as parents of little musicians? What have you noticed from the beginning of lessons? What do you notice now after a few years of lessons? I’ve been aware for some time of how […]