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What Exactly Are We Teaching?

This week Helen is preparing the live Zoom launch sessions for the teachers enrolled on Doremi Teach: Piano. One of the activities will be to brainstorm exactly what we are teaching in a piano lesson. I set a timer for 5 minutes and scribbled down whatever popped into my head. All the things I’m working on right now with my young beginners. Read more…


Top 5 Online Courses For Solfa Musicianship This Summer

2021 has a seriously big silver lining. The top Kodály educators have really embraced the online world and solfa musicianship classes have thrived online. There have never been so many options to learn so we thought we’d help you out by showing you a few of the best! Read more…


Playful Teaching Creates Happy, Successful Students

Our children are curious, adventurous, experimental and playful. Instead of telling them what we want them to know, and expecting them to retain it, we need to curate a playful adventure where they experience and discover. Read more…


I’m Still Singing in the Rain

My sister and I absolutely adored it. We drove my mum so insane with our “tap dancing” around the house that she was forced to send us to tap classes. You can ask HER if that was a good idea! Read more…


New Model Music Curriculum – A Positive Step

There’s no doubt that music education has suffered dramatically at the hands of our global pandemic. Whilst some students have been lucky enough to continue with private tuition online, the vast majority of our children have been left with nothing. Impacting their musical education and of course the multitude of additional benefits that music, especially singing, brings to their wellbeing. Read more…