Ramblings Of A Music Teacher.

Ramblings Of A Music Teacher.

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Musings and recordings on anything to do with music education.


Grade 5 ABRSM Piano Samples 2019-2020
Jun 29 • 8 min
Short excerpts from the ABRSM Grade 5 Piano Syllabus to help you choose which pieces you want to play for your exam. (Full tracks cannot be offered due to copyright). Teaching Notes for all these pieces HERE
Grade 4 ABRSM Piano Samples 2019-2020
May 16 • 4 min
Short excerpts from the ABRSM Grade 4 Piano Syllabus to help you choose which pieces you want to play for your exam. (Full tracks cannot be offered due to copyright). Teaching Notes for all these pieces HERE
Grade 3 ABRSM Piano Samples 2019-2020
Apr 15 • 3 min
Short excerpts from the ABRSM Grade 3 Piano Syllabus to help you choose which pieces you want to play for your exam. (Full tracks cannot be offered due to copyright)
Grade 2 ABRSM Piano Samples 2019-2020
Apr 9 • 3 min
Short excerpts from the ABRSM Grade 2 Piano Syllabus to help you choose which pieces you want to play for your exam. (Full tracks cannot be offered due to copyright) Download Slow Practice Audio Tracks HERE
7/4/2019
Apr 7 • 11 min
Extra practice for the Singing Part of ABRSM Aural. Get a FULL 50 minute version of these tests HERE Send us a voice message to play in a future episode HERE
Grade 1 ABRSM Piano Samples 2019-2020
Mar 30 • 2 min
Short excerpts from the ABRSM Grade 1 Piano Syllabus to help you choose which pieces you want to play for your exam. (Full tracks cannot be offered due to copyright) Download Slow Practice Audio Tracks HERE
23/12/18
Dec 23, 2018 • 15 min
Do you suck at sight reading? Meet Kathryn from Singapore in the latest of our series of student stories. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3YWObh5ZFY
14/12/18
Dec 14, 2018 • 8 min
“I can never be as good as them” - Listen to Arun’s Story along with a delightful Mazurka and some Bartok.
8/12/2018
Dec 8, 2018 • 10 min
How to be a #BetterMusician - with some music by Mendelssohn and Ireland.
1/12/2018
Dec 1, 2018 • 18 min
Some Beethoven, Chopin and “The Sound of Silence”. Phone in via the Anchor app and we’ll play your call in our next episode.
19/11/17
Nov 19, 2017 • 15 min
How to develop perfect pitch, and some beautiful melodies to chill out to. Email us [email protected]
7/10/17
Oct 7, 2017 • 6 min
How long between music grades? See more at www.music-online.org.uk
22/9/17
Sep 22, 2017 • 4 min
Why we listen to sad music.
14/9/17
Sep 14, 2017 • 9 min
The obsessive nature of a musician.
6/9/17
Sep 6, 2017 • 5 min
Some Blues and results of the Musicians Personality Test.
20/8/17
Aug 20, 2017 • 3 min
Take musician’s personality test. Click YouTube link to take part. https://youtu.be/pD84R6shKcw
16/8/17
Aug 16, 2017 • 7 min
Hearing Test Update; Jazzy-Copland; Angry conductors; Forcing the Pace-Norton; Call-ins.
14/7/17
Aug 14, 2017 • 8 min
Backwards tune quiz, “cool” by S.J.Wood, Danger of hearing loss to musicians.
12/8/17
Aug 12, 2017 • 4 min
Cruella de Vil (101 Dalmations) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIAo4JVLCOg • How well can you hear - THE TUNING CHALLENGE - CHECK YOUR ANSWERS ON LINK BELOW
11/8/17
Aug 11, 2017 • 5 min
Beautiful Elgar - JUST OUT https://youtu.be/SYJspxff1aY • How to improve Sight Reading
10/8/17
Aug 10, 2017 • 9 min
Some performances, advice on Practicing and an interesting segment on the connection between music & tourettes.
9/8/17
Aug 9, 2017 • 6 min
Call in and take part in Anchor FM.
4/8/17
Aug 4, 2017 • 4 min
How much should I practice https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36o0NqE0qFc
3/8/17
Aug 3, 2017 • 2 min
It’s like riding a bike.