Grade 5 Music Theory Worksheets

We know that ABRSM Grade 5 Music Theory can be tough for many music students. As a music teacher with over 14 years experience I have help hundreds of students with this important exam. There’s a lot to learn and practice is the key if you want that all important pass, merit or distinction. To … Read more

6 ways to stop you having a bad tone day!

We’ve all been there, we’ve had a stunning practice session the day before where our sound just seems perfect! And then we get up the next day to practice and our sound is to put it frankly.. awful! You feel as if you have lost control of your lips, support and just about everything. But … Read more

5 ways to Effortless breathing for flute playing

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas day weekend relaxing with family. I know this has been another challenging holiday season with many of us having to isolate due to new covid infections and so I hope you all managed to enjoy the day despite these challenging times.  These past two … Read more

Top Tips to help you learn how to warm up the flute!

Learning how to warm up the flute is a vital aspect of any flute players practice routine! It should be incorporated whether you have 60 minutes to practice or 15 minutes to practice. A warm up routine can include long tones, scales, technical exercises, articulation exercises, breathing exercises or even simple tunes you enjoy. Even … Read more