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Music Lessons for Children through to Adults, Covering a range of instruments including Piano, Guitar, Ukulele, Bass, Harmonica, Recorder and More…

Connecting Music to Color

For many millennia there has been a human quest to explore and understand our natural surroundings, we have looked to the heavens and to the earth for inspiration, survival, celebration and more often drawing natural connections between the two. These insights are reflected through the Arts (Painting, Music and Dance), the Sciences (Math, Geometry and Astronomy) […]

Learn Piano – Music Starter

All the basics to get you started on Piano or Electric Keyboard. The Music Starter includes 7 color coded songs, 1 musical art activity, 1 musical design activity and a color coded keyboard to get you started. It also includes an introduction to reading music and understanding timing. It’s a great resource for beginners of […]

Chord Progressions

Chord Progressions are where the magic happens when it comes to playing or composing great music. Chord Progression simply means the movement between chords in Key. We don’t need to worry too much about this right now, really just to enjoy it in its most basic form. This lesson focuses on the movement between Major […]

Music Scales

Music Scales are the heart beat of Music, they set the tone or mood for a piece of music and along with how the Scale is used can create the drama, suspense, tension and excitement that makes a piece of music unique. Over the centuries 100’s of different Music Scales have been used from all around […]

Music Key

Music Key is where the core understandings of Music Scales, Music Chords and Chord Progressions come together in a single easy to use reference. Using the Universal Music Key Card you will be able to explore any Scale, it’s related “In Key” Chord Patterns and identify all available Chord Progression Options. The Universal Music Key […]

What is a Music Octave?

What is a Music Octave? Octave is a Greek word that means eight, much like an Octopus with 8 legs. The term Music Octave is based on Major Scale Music Theory where there are 7 whole tones in the Music Scale, with the 8th tone being the same as the first tone simply double or […]

How to Play Simple Songs

Learning to play simple songs on an instrument can be an enjoyable experience, as it creates an immediate sense of satisfaction and enjoyment. The problem with this is that for many people to play simple songs they need to work really hard to read that confronting Black and White on typical sheet music. This can […]