Entries by velocitymusic

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Our Space

We’ve been open a month now, and music lessons have been keeping me so busy that I haven’t gotten to find a time to take pictures of the school!  This Friday my piano technician came to the school to do some work on our grand piano, so I took that time to take pictures of […]

October Newsletter

October newsletter!  Click on the link below to read the full newsletter. Some things going on at Velocity in October: Halloween Hop for Music Together students (and friends and families), ages birth-5, Friday, October 29th 3:00, 4:00, and 5:00.  $10 per child, $5 per second child in the same family.  Non velocity students welcome!  We’ll […]

Birth of the beat

Yet another demonstration of why singing to your child is so developmentally important! Birth of the Beat Our Music Together classes begin September 13th.  Enroll now to receive our grand opening discount!

Just Play!

In all of the music education research done by the Music Together folks, there’s always a recurring theme:  the importance of play.  Play through music.  Learning through play and music.  The importance of one on one interaction with a child and their caregiver. Though not about music, this study done by IKEA demonstrates the importance […]

Choosing a music teacher

Below is an article from MTNA, a national organization for music teachers.  I thought it was a timely article for the beginning of the school year when many of us as parents are trying to find the right music teacher for our children! Interested in seeing the teaching styles of the teachers at Velocity Music […]

Toddler games

I love technology.  I really do.  I think it’s a great way to incorporate many angles of music learning.  Over time, I’ll be compiling a list of online games and tutorials for music.  For now–are you a mom of a toddler?  Try this online game. And don’t forget to step away from the computer with […]

Music Together

Just wanted to update everyone that Velocity Music Academy will be offering Music Together® classes in the fall!  I am very excited about this, and have a few wonderful teachers in line to teach the program.  I am currently looking for locations and times to hold free demo classes.  Do you have a place in […]

Creativity and Children

Follow this link for an interesting Newsweek article on the importance of teaching creativity to children.  As much as I love the educational system (I spent most of my life as a professional student!), I know that creativity, especially musical creativity, is scarce in our schools.  This is one of the reasons why I decided […]

Welcome! | Music Lessons, Cedar Park TX

Welcome!  If you’ve stumbled across this website, you’ll get a little view of Cedar Park’s newest music school, Velocity Music Academy!  Over the next few blow posts, I’ll be giving you the background to the how, when, where, and why of our story! (I’m excited, so please excuse the many exclamation marks in this post….) […]