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3 Compelling Reasons to Learn a Second Instrument

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Congratulations! You have reached out to learn a new instrument. The benefits of learning music are well-researched. When you learn a second or third instrument you are benefiting all over again from the stimulation involved in tackling a new learning process. 1* Learning to play...
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Which keyboard should I buy my child?

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Which keyboard should I buy my child? We don’t have room for a regular piano but which electronic keyboard should we buy? Do you have a young child who has shown interest in piano lessons? You may be wondering which keyboard is the best quality and value for money. I am...
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4 Easy steps to reading and writing music : learn in one minute!

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Start reading music today: yes, you can do it! Understand how to write and read music with 4 easy steps Have you got a minute? One minute is all it takes to learn how to draw a Treble Clef. This underrated little sign is the key to unlocking your music reading future. The Treble...
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Weekend Music Matters

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Some weekends are just unforgettable!  Coffee followed by ice cream, salt and pepper squid, followed by coffee followed by ice cream!  Eumundi Markets and Hastings Street Noosa.  … and Slothy for youngest grandson, Toby.  
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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...
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Sunshine Coast Kids Gig Bands Self Motivated Practise

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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...
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Backing Tracks: can you slow them down?

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Playing in a band is fun: but don’t you need years of music reading experience and practise to join one? Learning band songs has never been so easy: simply plug and play! With easy access to BACKING TRACKS kids can get together and play many popular songs together in a...
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7 Music Apps That Kids Love

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Kids love apps and kids love music. Apps and music together give kids that winning combination of feel good education. Do your kids want to get on the internet? Do you feel a little guilty when you give in and say “OK, but only for a short time?” Well here’s a...
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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...
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A quick, easy music practise trick! and a bonus video!

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Looking to motivate some music practise at home today?   Why not use the simplest method of all? Kids like to jam, right? What better way to get them pumping out their songs than to give them a full backing track?               Here’s...
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