The Enchanted Garden with Amelia

In this new tutorial on the Enchanted Garden, a Trinity College Grade 1 piece, I focus specifically on hand movements as most student get confused with the movements.

Playing Largo with Scott on the Uke

Scott has recently learned Largo from New World Symphony on the Ukulele. 

In this video tutorial we take a look at Large from the New World Symphony with Scott and how to efficiently play the notes on the third string.

Gladys Chimedza performing in England

Gladys and her family recently relocated to England where she is still practicing her music.  This is the wonderful email and video I received from them.

Olivia and Mission Impossible

In this video tutorial, Olivia and I take a look at Mission Impossible, an easy arrangement for the young player. We look at the different parts, where to place our hands and some of the more important notes to remember.

Hannah and Ode to Joy – Hand Posture

Hannah is one of my newer guitar students and she has recently learned how to play Ode to Joy. She is a brilliant but tends to slide into her notes. Here I show her to keep her hand steady while playing when she practices.

Todo o Mundo Passa Part 2

In this quick tutorial, I provide some basic tips for the second part of Lobos’ Todo o Mundo Passa.

Jayden and Hand in Hand’s Rhythm

Jayden and many of my other students are having some trouble remembering and getting the rhythm correct in Hand in Hand,  the Trinity Grade 1 Piano exam piece.

In the video below, we take a quick look at playing the piece in tempo as well as the most important movements that help with getting the piece more fluently.

 

Todo o Mundo Passa – Part 1

Todo o Mundo Passa by Villa Lobos is a beautiful little piece that is on the prepared piece list for the Eisteddfod for 2018. In this video I take a look at how to go about learning the piece and avoid the most common areas of mistakes.

Playing The Enchanted Garden

In this tutorial we take a look at how to learn and play the Enchanted Garden, a Trinity College Grade 1 Piece.

Student Concert 2018

On Saturday, 3 March 2018, WRMStudio held it’s first Student Concert since the start of teaching in Gauteng.  The students were fantastic in their performances and I would personally like to congratulate all of them for being brave enough to step on stage and showcase their talent.   I am super proud of you all.

Congratulations to Andrea, Carla, Phoebe, Kayla, Gabriella, Justin, Omolemo, Holly, Zeenal, Shayna, Ben, Adam, Talicia and Claudia for giving exceptional performances.  

A special thank you to the De Muelenaere family for inviting us into their home and for their warm hospitality.  

Bravo!