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3 Music Related TED Talks Not to be Missed

3 Music Related TED Talks Not to be Missed

A selection of 3 great Ted Talks related to the power of music: 1. Benjamin Zander: The transformative power of classical music “Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it — and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections.” […]

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Essential Warm Up Exercises for any Musicians

Essential Warm Up Exercises for any Musicians

Whether you are a vocalist or a brass player, warming up is essential for an efficient practice session or a professional level of performance. As mentioned in our previous blog post on health and wellness of musicians, playing a musical instrument is indeed a physical activity that require us to warm up and cool down.

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Where and how can I find a music teacher?

Where and how can I find a music teacher?

Whether you are looking for a private music teacher for your child, or you are a adult learner looking to pick up an instrument, finding the suitable music teacher requires asking yourself some key questions and knowing where to start looking.

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Practice Tips for AMEB Exams

Practice Tips for AMEB Exams

So you have applied to take an AMEB practical exam. How should you prepare for it? From piano to trumpet, cello to voice, the Australian Music Examinations Board covers a wide range of instruments and genres.

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Stage Fright! 4 Ways to Cope with Performance Stress

Stage Fright! 4 Ways to Cope with Performance Stress

Having stage fright is a common hurdle that musicians have to go through. Here are 4 ways to cope with performance stress.

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10 Tips to Improve Your Sight-Reading

10 Tips to Improve Your Sight-Reading

Do you find sight-reading music daunting? How do you go about reading a brand new piece of music? No matter what instrument you play, sight-reading is essential for building great musicianship. Below are 10 tips to improve your sight-reading.

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5 Valuable Tips for ABRSM Exams

5 Valuable Tips for ABRSM Exams

Are you applying for next year’s ABRSM practical exam? Or are you attending this year’s practical exam? How are you preparing for it?
Below are some valuable tips that hopefully help you become more confident and well-prepared for the exam.

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4 Music Related TED Talks Not to be Missed

4 Music Related TED Talks Not to be Missed

A selection of 4 great Ted Talks related to the power of music: 1. Benjamin Zander: The transformative power of classical music “Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it — and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections.” […]

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Machine learning – 2017 tech trend

Machine learning – 2017 tech trend

Fast Company recently published a list of 12 tech trends that will shape our lives in 2017. Two of the trends that we find are most relevant to our quest of providing technological solutions to music learning and teaching are “An AI will be your favorite new artist” (no.7), and “We will learn from machine learning”(no. 12). Machine learning […]

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