Top 10 Tips for Playing the Piano

There’s no magic formula for learning to play a musical instrument. Everyone has their own natural aptitude for learning and learns at a different rate. But there are definitely some helpful hints and tips that all successful piano players have in common that we can all use to improve our playing. Here’s our top 10

Saturday Student Focus – 7th March 2020 – Marie P. (Violin)

Saturday Student Focus – 7th March 2020 – Marie P. (Violin) Today’s Saturday Student Focus is on one of our adult Students! Marie has been coming for Violin Lessons for around 20 months and is doing fantastically well! Marie really enjoys the Teacher-Student duets that form part of her lesson, with her playing the Violin


#TechTuesday – Piano Maestro

Piano Maestro This month’s #TechTuesday focus is on Piano Maestro – an .pp we’ve been using for several years in the Sweet Symphony Studio. Piano Maestro is an app designed by the folks at Joy Tunes. It helps piano students improve their sight-reading, rhythm, technique and playing with both hands – all while having heaps

Saturday Student Focus

Saturday Student Focus – 25th January 2020

Saturday Student Focus – 25th January 2020 – Blake M. (Piano) This week’s Saturday Student Focus post focuses on one of our Piano Students, Blake. Blake has been coming for Piano Lessons for over two years now and has just begun working towards an exam. He says that he likes the fact that he is

Saturday Student Focus Winner – June 2019

Our latest Saturday Student Focus competition has closed. We’ve read about some of our fantastic Students over the past 3 months, but now it’s time to pick a winner! All of the Students who have been featured in our Student Focus posts throughout April, May & June have been put into a draw and a

Saturday Student Focus – 15th June 2019

Livleen N. (Piano) For Saturday 15th June we chose Livleen as our weekly Saturday Student! Livleen comes for Piano Lessons with her sister each Saturday. They’ve been coming for just over a year now and are making excellent progress. Livleen loves that her Teacher Maria makes her lessons fun each week, and she loves playing

Saturday Student Focus – 4th May 2019

Ellen P. (Piano) Ellen is one of our teenage Piano Students. She’s been coming for Piano Lessons for almost 2 years now and has done brilliantly during that time. In fact, Ellen was among our latest round of Exam Students and she passed her Grade 3 Piano Exam last month – well done! Ellen loves