Information for Parents & Students
back to school
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how old should a child be to start clarinet
motivating your child
August 31, 2018
Clarinet Lessons in Sharon, MA
....when you are done practicing!
I hear so many students and parents say "if I leave it put together it will be easier to start practicing".
It takes less than a minute to put your clarinet together.....yes, even if you have to use cork grease!
Leaving it out of the ca...
Back to school time is here! Time to get that clarinet out of the case.
When is the last time you cleaned your clarinet mouthpiece?
Here's the method I've been using for many years:
Pour 1 tablespoon of white vinegar in a glass
with about 2 inches of room temperature wate...
August 30, 2018
Success in Music leads to success in life!
Summer is just about over, and next week begins the new academic year.
I am teaching private clarinet lessons at my Home Studio in Sharon and at Concord Conservatory. Several students will be preparing for the u...
August 28, 2018
Do you need some inspiration to get that clarinet out of the case and start practicing? Listen to some great players, and listen to many different styles of music.
Here is a small sample of what is available:
Robert Marcellus playing the Mozart Clarinet Concerto w...
August 27, 2018
From the Elizabeth Leehey Clarinet Studio.
The more you bring to your lesson, the more you will get out of it.
The obvious - “Practice” - is the first thing that comes to mind. Certainly, the more time you spend working on your own during the week, the further we will be able to progress in your lesson.
from the Elizabeth Leehey Clarinet Studio
It's that time of year again - the start of school is just a few weeks away! Is your clarinet ready for September?
If you have been playing during the school break, That's Great! Keep going! If you haven't played that much this summer, now is the time to dust off your c...
The benefits of student music auditions
September 13, 2019
Got and old band instrument?
August 27, 2019
The Benefits of Private Music Lessons
August 26, 2019
Time to get the clarinet out of the case!
Is your Clarinet ready the start of the school year?
August 17, 2019
Preparing for Auditions and Recitals
November 8, 2018
Practice right after your lesson, but not right before.
September 18, 2018
Lessons, Practicing... and Band
September 11, 2018
Put your clarinet in the case.......
Clean Your Mouthpiece!
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