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The benefits of learning a musical instrument…

The benefits of learning a musical instrument… We’ve collated at little list this morning of some of the proven benefits of a child learning a musical instrument. The facts are mind-blowing! Have a look and then ask yourself why you’ve not booked their lessons yet…  can you think of any more?   Co-ordination Listening skills

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SCMT Charity Concerts (Summer 2017)…

SCMT Charity Concerts (Summer 2017)… We would like to thank everyone for playing your music over the last two weekends.  The events were an absolute triumph and we couldn’t have hoped for a better turnout.  There were over 100 performances in the end!  So many beginners, stepping up to the stage for the first time.  Lots

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SCMT Charity Concerts (Summer 2017)…

SCMT Charity Concerts (Summer 2017)… We would like to thank everyone for playing your music over the last two weekends.  The events were an absolute triumph and we couldn’t have hoped for a better turnout.  There were over 100 performances in the end!  So many beginners, stepping up to the stage for the first time.  Lots

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SCMT Summer 2017 Concerts

We’re now safely into 2017 and excited for the year ahead!  We’ve booked the Summer Concerts for the beginning of June this year and are excited to announce we’re introducing some ‘mini-recitals’ for our more established young musicians.  This year we are supporting MSF (Doctors without Borders) and as usual are sponsored by Ackerman Music.   Please

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Music performance – coping with your nerves…

Music performance – coping with your nerves… Pre-performance nerves are extremely common, even among professional performers. Most of us will have experienced a dry mouth, sweaty hands, the shakes or even butterflies in the stomach – none of which are obviously helpful as a musician. If controlled effectively, however, these feelings and sense of alertness

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