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About corkmusiccollective

Cork Music Collective is a cottage industry music education project which aims to make learning an instrument fun! I teach musicianship and instrumental lessons at all levels. Whether it's as a hobby or for exams, I endeavor to make learning music fun and interesting!

My Philosophy

Time is flying! I can’t believe it’s week 8 of term and the not-so-distant sound of jingle bells is ringing in my ears. (A welcome sound!) The other day I was listening to a podcast by Deliciously Ella. It featured … Continue reading

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A Musical Challenge!

Hi everyone! With the end of summer close at our heels, I thought this would be the ideal time to make a little playlist on Spotify for you!  Click here! Feel free to listen on road trips, or even while … Continue reading

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Who should have music lessons?

When you think about who is attending music lessons week in and week out, who do you think of? When you see someone sitting down to a piano or singing their scales every day, who is it you see? Are … Continue reading

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Concert Date

At last it’s nearly time for the Christmas Concert! Save the date: MONDAY 18TH DECEMBER at 3.30pm! For singing groups, audio recordings of Let It Snow are here.

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Guitar design competition

Getting creative this week! Continue reading

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A Note on Practice

I’ve read a few articles to try to find the best advice for you, but honestly some of the recommendations were so bonkers that I’ve decided to have a crack myself. Here it goes! Continue reading

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Autumn 2017

In order to make this year a little more streamlined, I’ve added a calendar to this site. you’ll find a colour-coded chart of important dates like exam deadlines, concert weeks and payment dates.   Continue reading

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