Music Lesson Tips

Do you listen to the music you are making? Often when my music students are learning the piano or guitar they are not listening to the sound that they are making. Music students are usually so focused on getting the correct notes that they forget that the sound produced should be their focus. Top tip Read More

Peter Winter Music Teacher Llh Clasica 1C Delantera

A 3/4 size guitar is best for children up to about the age of 9… The first three strings are kinder on the fingers for a beginner of guitar. These guitars start around $89 and are a good start for the first twelve months. When to graduate to a full size classical guitar After  about Read More

Keyboard for Beginners

Top tip – start learning on a keyboard! Many years experience as a music teacher has led me advise most people that the best way to start learning the piano is to start off with a keyboard costing around $200. This is a far better proposition for parents of a young child, because until they Read More

Practise Your Instrument 5 Days Per Week

Play most days! It is important when learning to play a music instrument to play most days. Use the 5 by 5 routine… This routine is very achievable for most students. Here’s how it works: Play 5 days a week Play each piece 5 times a day Regular practice is more beneficial and productive as Read More

Piano Lessons Traralgon Best Age

Parents concerned about starting piano lessons too young When parents call me to book a child in for piano lessons they often ask if their child is too young. Leaning music and your child’s brain A great age to start piano lessons is around the age of 5 years. At this age the brain is Read More

Claim Your FREE Music Book, $20 Value!

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Welcome to Peter Winter, Music Teacher’s blog! You can read all the boring stuff about my music teaching qualifications and experience on this page. Or you can see for yourself  how well my piano and guitar students do when you read about my amazing success rate in helping my students pass their music exams. Better Read More