Private & Group Music Lessons – Strings (violin, viola, cello), Piano and Singing

Annette’s Music Studio provides private and group music lessons for children and adults. Private music lessons are available for Violin, Piano, Singing, Viola, Cello, Guitar and Theory, and Group music lessons for Violin, Viola and Cello, Guitar and Singing (theory is incorporated in to group lessons). The Studio services Brisbane’s north-side, from premises located in Ferny Hills. All lessons are provided by Annette.

Private lessons are one-on-one. Group lessons have limited spaces available. All lessons are approximately thirty (30) minutes in length and are held once per week. Lessons are scheduled during school terms and are available during the day (for adults and for children who are not in school yet) and in the afternoons after school (for children who are at school only).

Private Music Lessons

Commencement ages (approximate)

  • Piano – from 3 years old.
  • Violin, Viola, Cello –from 4 years old.
  • Singing – from 7 years old.
  • Guitar – from 8 years old.

A free 10 minute trial is offered to children from 3-5 years of age who wish to commence piano or singing lessons.

Fees 2018

Fees are $40 per half hour. Invoices are issued on a term basis and are payable before lessons/term commences.

Adult lessons

The Studio also provides adult lessons on Piano, Violin, Singing and Cello. The Studio is a child-friendly environment, so adult learners may bring their little ones along to lessons if need be. Adult lesson times are available on week days during school hours.

Terms and Conditions

Please contact Annette for Terms and Conditions.

Further information

Please contact Annette for further information.

Group Music Lessons

The studio offers group music tuition in Piano, Singing, Guitar, and Strings (Violin, Viola and Cello) to children from approximately 7-14 years of age. Please contact Annette to register your interest. Class sizes are limited so please secure your spot. Students are able to join the group lessons any time during the term.

Group lessons for Piano, Singing and Guitar run for approximately thirty (30) minutes, and are held once per week.

Group lessons for Strings run for approximately sixty (60) minutes, and are held once per week.

Piano, Singing and Guitar group lessons incorporate learning and musical theory.

String group lessons incorporate learning, musical theory, and a string ensemble.

Fees 2018

Piano fees are $22 per half hour lesson.

Singing fees are $20 per half hour lesson.

Guitar fees are $20 per half hour lesson.

String fees are $24 per one hour lesson.

Invoices are issued on a term basis and are payable before lessons/term commences.

Timetable 2018

Group Piano times – 4:15pm & 5:15pm Tuesday, 4:30pm & 5:30pm Wednesday

Group Singing time – 4:45pm Tuesday

Group Strings time – 3:30pm Wednesday

Group Guitar time – 5:00pm Wednesday

Private lessons available before school – Monday and Wednesday, after school – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, and on Saturday mornings.

Students are able to join any time during the term.

Singing

Children will learn correct singing techniques and will learn how to sing and use their voice in several different styles including, but not limited to, classical, folk, musical theatre, jazz, contemporary. Lessons are engaging, educational and most of all fun! All lessons will be taught by Annette. Singing students are required to have a display folder to bring to each lesson, as well as a theory book.

Strings

String lessons are lots of fun! Violins, violas and celli learn in the same class. Children will learn correct playing techniques, and are exposed to many different musical styles including, but not limited to, classical, folk, country, jazz, musical theatre, contemporary, world-wide music. All students will be involved in a small string ensemble which is a part of their one hour lesson, as well as learning some musical theory. All lessons will be taught by Annette. String students will need the following:

  • Instrument (hire or buy – details will be given)
  • 3 books (details will be given)
  • display folder
  • shoulder rest (violin/viola)
  • rock stop/black hole (cello)
  • rosin
  • cleaning cloth
  • bag to keep music in (not a plastic bag)
  • music stand (use at home)

Guitar

Children will learn correct playing techniques, and are exposed to many different musical styles including, but not limited to, classical, folk, country, jazz, musical theatre, contemporary, world-wide music. All students will learn musical theory which is a part of their lesson, and will also participate in singing. All lessons will be taught by Annette. Guitar students will need the following:

  • Acoustic instrument and case (hire or buy – details will be given)
  • 3 books (details will be given)
  • display folder
  • capo
  • foot stand (optional)
  • cleaning cloth
  • bag to keep music in (not a plastic bag)
  • music stand (use at home)

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