A demonstration of a simple blues piano improvisation which also happens to be my first foray into youtube video uploads!
Whilst many digital pianos have a metronome facility on board, many have no way of easily setting the number of beats per minute. I frequently recommend that every student of music should have a metronome of some description and this offering from Lidl doubles up as a chromatic tuner. At £7.99 this is a must Read more about 3 in 1 Metronome and Tuner – £7.99 from Lidl[…]
The next concert in the Ludus Cantiones Student Concert Series will take place at lunchtime (12:30) on Saturday 22nd November, 2008. All Saint’s Church, Hoole is the venue for the termly concert which offers seating for over 300 people and a nice grand piano on which to perform. All students and friends and family are invited Read more about Lunchtime Piano Concert[…]
It’s now time to start thinking about competitions and music festival entries for 2009. I will be encouraging many of my students to take part as performance and competition are important ways of sharing as well as developing talent. I am awaiting details of the Chester festival at the King’s School scheduled for 25th April Read more about Wirral Festival 2009 – Pianoforte Competition[…]