Category: music education

Tips for using Zoom in Music Lessons

Grant Golding is a professional trumpet player and teacher who works with local authorities in Scotland teaching around 200 pupils per week. This includes his ground breaking work with Dumfries & Galloway remote teaching project. He therefore has a lot of experience in using[...]

Why pBugle is a great starter instrument for educators

After the success of the ground-breaking and innovative brass training product pBuzz, feedback began to suggest that although trumpet-based teachers welcomed a simplified training instrument, they didn’t really feel an affinity with the pBuzz, seeing it as more of a “lower[...]

Teaching music in schools; what is the latest guidance?

Music Mark is the UK Association for Music Education. Leading representing and supporting the highest quality music education for all children and young people, over 95% of Music Education Hubs are members. It lobbies for, and champions, a government supported high-quality,[...]

Why did we make the pBugle?

After the success of the ground breaking and innovative brass training instrument pBuzz, we found after talking to customers and trumpet based teachers that while they really welcomed a simplified training instrument for brass, they didn’t feel an affinity with the pBuzz in the[...]

FREE Digital Sheet Music

Until 30th June 2020, Warwick Music Group are making available our top 10 best-selling music education titles from Warwick Music Publishing as well as the full instrumental range of Music Marvels for students, to help support them with remote learning or online lessons.

10 Ways to Enjoy Musical Moments at Home

During this unsettling time music can bring a huge amount of comfort and happiness, and fortunately for us it can all be accessed from your own living room! With many parents juggling working and 'home schooling' we thought it would be helpful to signpost to a few musical[...]

Accessible and fun music education at MDEE with pInstruments

pInstruments were all over the Music & Drama Education Expo last week!

New pBuzz programme in Trinidad and Tobago

Aidan Chamberlain is an Assistant Professor of Music at the Academy for the Performing Arts, part of the University of Trinidad and Tobago. He teaches brass at the academy, performs with the facuty ensemble and is involved with a number of school music programmes.  Aidan[...]

Top tips for helping your child with trombone practice and lessons!

Ethan chose to play the trombone aged 7 when he and his family were in Australia. Since then his mum, Julie, has supported him on his musical journey, helping him by finding music lessons no less than three times so far! Here she shares with us why she continues to support him[...]

Music Teacher Magazine reviews the hyTech

Rhinegold's Music Teacher Magazine is an invaluable resource for music education practitioners and is packed with reviews, news, comment and debate. December's issue included a review of the hyTech, which they have kindly allowed us to share...