When I started learning how to play the guitar I was around 7 years old. People would say “practice makes perfect”. You would hear that cliché at school, in the movies and on TV but as a music teacher I’m telling you that “practice does NOT make perfect”. The cliché of “practice makes perfect” should.. read more →

George Michael’s music had a huge and positive impact on my life. Therefore, knowing that he has passed away is terribly sad, especially in a year where so many talented, influential and iconic musicians have passed away. read more →

“Prince is dead”. “Prince has died”. These words don’t seem real to me. I find myself shaking my head in disbelief. Even worse, I find myself breaking down and crying at various times during the day and in all honesty it hurts that my musical superhero has died. read more →

Madonna has been an icon in the music industry and pop culture for over 30 years. Last night I attended her concert in Melbourne as part of her Rebel Heart Tour and I have to say it was a great show. read more →

Long before record companies signed people who appeared on TV talent shows, Warner Brother Records signed a 19 year old musician, singer-songwriter from Minneapolis called Prince Rogers Nelson. Nearly 40 years later Prince, a global superstar, embarks on his 1st tour where he just performs with a piano and a microphone and it all begins.. read more →