Back To School
Your musical journey starts here....Back to School
School is out for one more week, to prepare you we have all the music necessities you need for the new school season:
Student Acoustic guitar (1/2 | 3/4 | 4/4 size)
Beginner Acoustic guitar pack
Beginner Electric guitar pack
Guitar Foot Stool
Guitar Tuners & Capo's
Saxophone ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-26 15:25:37
Day 5 - And in the end...
So today all the hard work of the week paid off as the music students got to play in groups to end off this week's Summer School.
The students worked hard during the week to learn different genres of music including Reggae, Blues, Pop and Rock and today they got to enjoy playing together with other musicians.
This might be the end of Summer School but surely t ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-05 13:28:37
This August we are holding some extra 1-1 drum lessons with Matt.
All these are on a Tuesday; 9th, 23rd & 30th. You do not have to do all three.
We still have a few spaces available please call ASAP to secure a space. They are running throughout the day so if you don't want to forget anything or want a little bit of help before the next term get in touch.
£17.50 per half hour.
Les ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-04 12:54:52
Day 4 - Rock 'n Roll!
In today's sessions our young musicians are learning the art of rock 'n roll. The song they are focusing today is Bastille's "Pompeii". Rock music is typically high energy with big sounds and a big live stage presence. Gotta love the music blasting from the class rooms!
Tomorrow each musician is going to play with our other musicians to end off the week of Summer Scho ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-04 10:13:31
Day 3 - Today, our pupils are focusing on pop music as a genre. Pop music originated during the 1950's and 1960's, deriving from rock and roll. Pop songs have a good rhythm, a catchy melody, and are easy to remember and sing along to. They usually have a chorus that's repeated several times and two or more verses. Most pop songs are between two and five minutes long, and the lyrics are usually ab ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-03 09:56:21
Day 2 - We're having fun with our blues sessions today! As you can see, the pupils are having a blast during their guitar session with our teacher, Jake Kruppa. Tomorrow it's time to play some pop music... On Friday, each musician is going to have the opportunity to play with our other musicians to end of the week of Summer School.
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Gui ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-02 15:12:27
Day 2 - the Blues...
In today's sessions our groups of young musicians are studying the blues. They are learning a 12 bar blues piece which is found in hundreds of modern songs - ask any Status Quo fan.
This builds on the first session where students looked at Reggae as a style of music. Everyone seemed to enjoy the day and each musician is going to have the opportunity to play with our other ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-02 10:56:23
We are excited that Summer School 2016 has officially started this morning! Pupils are enjoying 2 hour sessions each day in either guitar, drums or piano from DeRosa's great teachers, Matt, Jake and Deborah.
This week, each instrument will be learning the same songs and exploring different genres such as reggae, blues and more.
Can't wait to see the performance at the end of the we ...Continue ReadingPosted: 2016-08-01 13:01:06