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Kids Will Practise for Band Performances!

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Sunshine Coast Kids Gig Bands (SCKGB) A new band for kids of all ages…that actually motivates them to practise! Learn music by playing in a band. No experience needed. Just enrol by phone and then start! Have you always wanted to play in a band but thought you were not good...

Sunshine Coast Kids Gig Bands Self Motivated Practise

Tim shares Blues Progressions with Daniel and Lucas at Sunshine Coast Kids Gig Bands lesson
Get your kids practising music at home. Why waste another day in arguments over music practise? Sunshine Coast Kids Gig Bands classes get your kids playing the songs they love to hear and sing right away….and they want to practise at home too! You get to be a part of the...

At last! A Band for Beginners: a new way to learn music

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A Band for Beginners: Sunshine Coast Kids Gig Bands Have fun with your friends playing the music love A great social way to learn to play guitar, keyboard, drums and vocals Could this be a part of the future of music lessons? Many families are asking for change and they are...

Prepare for the June 13th Musical Celebration: 3 Easy Quick Tips for performance preparation.

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Its never too late to prepare for a performance. Your child may have put off practising until now…I know I did as a child. There’s nothing like the last minute jitters to get you going! At last you intend to iron out those long standing mistakes that have been...

The Value of Band: more than just music

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  Where can you find a music program that provides not only music but added value? Daniel, Michael and Lucas are brothers learning music together with Cooper and Bella every Friday. This family centred band program delivers much more than music. Tim Dashiell leads the band...

Parents’ Top 6 Questions About Music Lessons

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What do parent’s most want to know about music lessons? I’ve been researching practical information about how and when children should start formal music lessons along with other relevant and important questions. With so many families enrolling year after year in...

We Will Rock You by Queen

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Want to play “We Will Rock You” by Queen at Music Matters? Written by Brian May and recorded by Queen in 1977 this awesome song was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2009. Who would have thought that a lot of stomping and clapping would be so popular? It is...

Activities for Kids

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20 ingenious ways to keep your kids entertained all day long. Awesome! Can’t wait to check that one out…in a minute. After kindly reading my very important educational blog ::)) below about musical activities to keep kids happy during the holidays grab a cuppa and...

Piano Man anyone? Choose the Best Piano Teacher for Your Adult Lessons

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Piano Man: a good beginning for your first adult piano lesson. I love meeting people who enjoy playing the piano whether they are children or adults. There’s just something about hearing yourself create lovely sounds that leaves you with a good feeling. Want to play...

Benefits of Performing at Music Matters Musical Celebrations

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We all have fun at our Music Matters Musical Celebrations but above all each student has the opportunity to perform in public on their own, many for the very first time. This experience build self confidence. It supports students by encouraging them to reach out and try things...