Entries by velocitymusic

Almost 6 months old!

We’re creeping up on our 6th month anniversary!  As director of Velocity, I can tell you that the last 6 months have been the most difficult 6 months of my life.  There have been many nights at 2:00 a.m., when I am still at my computer answering e-mails, filling out invoices, planning lessons, figuring out […]

Music: it’s not just an extra.

A longtime friend, fellow piano teacher, and Music Together mom shared this link with me today.  There’s more and more scientific research that music is not just an extra:  it’s a vital part of learning for children. Scientific American Article

Break!

On December 11th, at Steinway Gallery in Austin, TX., our wonderful students wrapped up the year with three recitals.  We programmed between 15-20 students per recital, giving each recital an intimate feel that wasn’t too long.  For the little, wiggly ones (and I am a parent of said wiggly one!), this was well received.  Bravo […]

Fall Festival, Oct. 30th

Come join us at the Goddard School fall festival, October 30th from 11-2:00. Two of our string teachers, Annette and Doug, will be providing wonderful music for the children and families from 11-noon.  They will play and answer questions for all of the kids!  Ever wonder what a child sized cello looks like?  We’ll have […]