The Mastery of Piano tuning

I had the good fortune to ask many questions of Jeffrey Wood, the Guild President, who is a registered Piano Tuner with the Piano Tuners Technicians Guild of Victoria and the Australasian Piano Tuners Technicians Association, whilst observing him...

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Never to late to be inspired to learn a musical instrument

Lyn Murphy-Lane an Actress from the 70's has in her older years decided that she would like to learn how to play the piano. Leonie Wobking a piano teacher registered with the Australian Guild of Music Education has enjoyed...

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How to set up an Expo Booth for Music Courses!

A quick guide in setting up for a successful EXPO EVENT. Function: Careers Expo Event at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre over 3 days with 16,000 admissions. What to take and what is necessary to make it a successful event for our...

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When the Violin becomes a language better than words and gestures

When Matthew Lim, a long distance student at the Guild, was able to come to our Melbourne campus, he was able to have fun with fellow student Davis Takagi with impromptu duets of some of the more complicated pieces...

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The Alexander Technique Lecture with Jeremy Woolhouse

Jeremy Woolhouse came to the Guild to give a lecture for our students this Wednesday about using the Alexander Technique, the lesson is a back and neck saving reminder. Being mindful of our stances when playing instruments for long...

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When, why and how long to Practice your instrument effectively. What tips can you share?

Some of the sites below have a view of what is required, what tips can you share? The best time of the day to practice. bulletproofmusician.com hubguitar.com How long should you practice every day? Why you really need to practice your instrument. How...

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Music Software/APPs/Hardware – Recommendations anyone?

Cakewalk is BACK! You can now download Cakewalk for FREE.  MORE INFO!! BandLab Software Pro Tools 2018 Education (Student/Teacher) - this is a great deal however you will need to have an iLok 2/3 for it to work. Garageband for your IPAD, so...

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Inspirational “Quotes” from great Musicians. Do you have any you would like to share?

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart “All I insist on, and nothing else, is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak—and speak in such a way that...

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