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Online teaching and learning resources for teachers, parents and students

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Online teaching and learning resources for teachers, parents and students

As part of its commitment to music teaching and learning, Warwick Music Group has produced a number of online teaching and learning resources which are exclusively available through their partners MusicGurus.

Warwick Music Group and Music Gurus have come together to offer these eight courses completely for free until 30th June 2020. As musicians, teachers and parents themselves, Warwick Music Group want to support our community during these challenging times. We all hope these free courses with over 6 hours of educational content will support students in remote learning and allow teachers to augment their online lessons.

Go to MusicGurus and enter the coupon code MUSICTOGETHER at the checkout to get your 100% discount.

 

Warwick Music Group 1

Trombone Circuit Training
with Peter Gane & Chris Houlding (94 mins)

The course will help encourage student and teacher alike to develop the physical and mental approaches that will serve them well in a solo or ensemble situation. Professors Gane and Houlding reveal the core games, exercises, patterns and ideas that have informed their teaching over the past 30 years, as well as their own playing. Key concepts such as ‘Virtual Reality’ and ‘Mental Practice’ are explained and demonstrated, giving trombonists an indispensable arsenal of practice and performance advice.

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Warwick Music Group 2
pBone Stripes
with Liam Kirkman (33 mins)

Featuring Liam Kirkman, past-president of the British Trombone Society and trombonist with Lady Gaga, Radiohead, Michael Buble, these lessons take you through the 4 pBone "STRIPES", from unpacking your new instrument to handling it, learning how to breathe, blowing some notes, playing a tune and even improvising! As you progress through the levels, you'll learn all the fundamental skills the right way, learning faster and avoiding bad habits. This course is perfect for kids who have just been given their first pBone.

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Warwick Music Group 3
Play Authentic Swing Trumpet
with Mike Lovatt (62 mins)

The course is structured around 3 specially selected pieces from the book Easy Jazzy 'Tudes that will build your ability to play with Swing feeling. The simple pieces increase in difficulty as the course progresses. By the end of this course, you'll master the intonation, musicality, techniques and dynamics specific to this style. Specifically, Mike covers:

  • Swing groove and articulation
  • Breathing and air flow
  • Inflexions such as bends, vibratos, slides and falls
  • How to use a plunger mute
  • Starting and ending tunes
  • Intonation and musicality

This course comes with sheet music for the 3 tunes, demonstrations of Mike playing each piece that you can slow down and loop to focus on the tricky parts, and backing tracks so you can practice playing along with a real swing band. So let's get started and start swingin'!

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Warwick Music Group 4
Play Authentic Rock Trumpet
with Mike Lovatt (55 mins)

The course is structured around 3 specially selected pieces from the book Easy Jazzy 'Tudes that will build your ability to play with the Rock groove. The simple pieces increase in difficulty as the course progresses. By the end of this course, you'll master the intonation, musicality, techniques and dynamics specific to this style. Specifically, Mike covers:

  • Rock groove and articulation
  • Breathing and air flow
  • Inflexions such as bends, vibratos, slides and falls
  • Starting and ending tunes
  • Intonation and musicality

This course comes with sheet music for the 3 tunes, demonstrations of Mike playing each piece that you can slow down and loop to focus on the tricky parts, and backing tracks so you can practice playing along with a real latin band. So let's get started and get groovin'!

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Warwick Music Group 5
Play Authentic Latin Trumpet
with Mike Lovatt (44 mins)

The course is structured around 3 specially selected pieces from the book Easy Jazzy 'Tudes that will build your ability to play with Latin feeling. The simple pieces increase in difficulty as the course progresses. By the end of this course, you'll master the intonation, musicality, techniques and dynamics specific to this style. Specifically, Mike covers:

  • Latin groove and articulation
  • Breathing and air flow
  • Inflexions such as bends, vibratos, slides and falls
  • Starting and ending tunes
  • Intonation and musicality

This course comes with sheet music for the 3 tunes, demonstrations of Mike playing each piece that you can slow down and loop to focus on the tricky parts, and backing tracks so you can practice playing along with a real latin band. So let's get started and turn up the latin heat!

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Warwick Music Group 6
Introduction to the trumpet: my first trumpet lesson
with Kay Charlton (24 mins)

This course is for total beginners, whether you're a kid or an adult! If you're curious about the instrument and want to know how to play your very first note, then this is the course for you! Kay will tell you all about the instrument and how teach you to make a sound:

  • You'll learn how to hold a trumpet,
  • How to make your first note, first by making a buzz with your lips,
  • How to play with correct trumpet technique, avoiding bad habits
  • How to play your first melodies and even improvise your first tunes
  • How to care for your trumpet

It's all about picking up the good habits first, and fast! If you want to make a great sound on your trumpet or are struggling and need advice to progress, this is for you!

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Warwick Music Group 7
Are You Ready part 1: 5 tunes for beginner trumpeters
with Kay Charlton (40 mins)

By the end of this course, you'll be playing all kinds of fun tunes in lots of different styles from Rock to Electronic, Bollywood and Latin, and you'll be improvising your own ideas. The tunes are perfectly suited for beginners and are progressive, teaching you step-by-step how to play new notes as you go. If you've never made a sound on the trumpet, make sure you check out our total beginner's course first - we really want you to have fun with the songs, experiment with improvising and making up your own ideas so why wait? Get started on the trumpet today!

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Warwick Music Group 8
Are You Ready part 2: 7 more tunes to learn the trumpet
with Kay Charlton (52 mins)

By the end of this course, you'll be playing all kinds of fun tunes in lots of different styles and you'll be improvising your own ideas. The tunes are perfectly suited for beginners and are progressive, teaching you new step-by-step how to play new notes as you go. If you've never made a sound on the trumpet, make sure you check out our total beginner's course first - we really want you to have fun with the songs, experiment with improvising and making up your own ideas so why wait? Get started on the trumpet today!

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source: Warwick Music Group | MusicGurus