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Music Together® at Velocity Summer Give-a-way!

If you don’t know about Music Together®, you should!  It’s a national music program for the littlest in our society–newborns to age 5.  It is a program designed to give kids an informal introduction to music through singing, dancing, movement, chants, rhythm and more, all while showing the moms and dads and grandmas and grandpas […]

Great Big Stars

Caught my 3 and 6 year old singing Music Together songs tonight as they were playing in the living room floor, building train tracks together.  My 6 year old doesn’t take Music Together Classes anymore, but he hears little sister’s CD in the car.  Remember, this is the 3 year old who doesn’t peep a […]

Scale Charts!

For students studying the 8 weeks of technique this week, here are some scale charts to download and use in your practicing. Major Pentascales starting on a White Key Major Pentascales starting on a Black Key Major Scales starting on a White Key Major Scales starting on a Black Key    

Suzuki lessons

Every other week, on Saturday afternoon, you can hear a pin drop as the string students gather in a circle, holding their instruments and bows, waiting for Cecilia to give them the signal that it’s time to bow.  They bow together, to each other, to their teacher—as a means of respect and as a signal […]

Music Together®

I stumbled across Music Together when my son was two.  I was looking for an activity that I could do with him that was a)educational, and  b)out of the Texas heat.  When we attended our first class together, I fell in love.  The educational side of me lit up as I read about all of […]