Hannay plays her First Guitar Composition

Hannah surprised me with her own composition last week. She calls it “Allay” and it reminds her of the ocean. Here I improvise while she plays her melody. Well done Hannah! It is a beautiful first try and I look forward to more of your own music to come.

Stick and Hat – A Duet with Phoebe

Phoebe and I recorded the duet she is going to play for her exam in November called Stick and Hat. Phoebe is come so far the last few months. It is a real treat to play with her.

Gabi plays and sings Amazing Grace

Gabi recently learned Amazing Grace and we decided to record her singing and playing while I play some chords for accompaniment. 

It is quite difficult for a beginner to play and sing at the same time but Gabi did a great job with it.

 

Ode to Joy – A duet with Hannah

Hannah and I decided to record her playing Ode to Joy this week as a duet on the guitar.

Well done Hannah, and remember to have patience when you practice.  It may take a few tries before we get it right.

Keep it up!

Ode to Joy – A Trio with Scott on the Uke

This week is a week of Ode to Joy as many students learned to play this beautiful piece of music.

Ms. Thea Swann was invited to join us and play as a Trio.

Well done Scott, this was great fun!

Shayna and Zeenal – The Studio’s Singing Stars

Shayna and Zeenal have been singing and taking lessons at the studio for about a year now.  It is truly amazing to see how they progressed during the year.  

It is always a pleasure to be surprised after the school holidays with some new music. 

Well done girls and keep up the good work!

Final Pretoria Eisteddfod Results 2018

This year was a fantastic year for all the students that participated during the annual Pretoria Eisteddfod.   I could not be prouder of the hard work, dedication and bravery each student showed and it certainly can be seen in the results.  In total 17 achievements were earned!