Music Blog, Jade Bultitude, 10 ways to improve your Music Practice

10 ways to create an effective practice schedule!

Practising is hard and once the initial excitement of learning something new has worn off, how do we keep ourselves motivated? The only way to do this is to create an effective practice schedule. So how can I create an effective practice schedule? keep it fun Make sure that your practice doesn’t become a chore! … Read more

Music Blog, Jade Bultitude, online music lessons

Are online music lessons successful?

In light of what is happening around the world and this Covid-19 pandemic, how are you all going forward with your music lessons? The question on everyone’s lips is, do online music lessons work? Along with the many school closures around the world this also comes with many music lessons being put on hold, but … Read more

Music Blog, Jade Bultitude, teaching, instruments, graded music exams

Are graded music exams important?

Are music exams necessary? This is a question I am constantly asked in one form or another. There are actually many different answers to this, with some students finding exams an extremely positive experience and others finding them to be extra causes of stress that they could do without.  What are the options for music … Read more

Music Blog, Jade Bultitude, teaching, instruments, perfect flute embouchure

How to Get the Perfect Flute Embouchure

How to get the perfect flute embouchure? This is a question I am constantly asked so how do we do it?! What does the word Embouchure mean? The word embouchure refers to how a wind instrument player uses their lips, face muscles, tongue and teeth to play.  The word actually comes from a French origin. … Read more