Brisbane State High School: Application for Music Merit 2017

Apr 01, 16 Brisbane State High School: Application for Music Merit 2017

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Parents of talented musicians may consider for their son/daughter to apply from entrance into Brisbane State High School (BSHS) under the Cultural Merit – or Music Merit program. According to the BSHS website, students applying for entry into Year 7 (2017) need to achieve a minimum practical performance standard of: AMEB...

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Why Take an AMEB Exam?

Mar 12, 15 Why Take an AMEB Exam?

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AMEB syllabuses encourage knowledge and technical growth in musicians, and provide students with an opportunity to measure themselves against their own educational goals. Exams inspire motivation, discipline, and confidence in performing in front of others. Each candidate who completes an AMEB exam receives a personal written...

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AMEB Music Examinations 2015

Thinking about taking an AMEB music exam this year?  Here are the details to help with your planning.   PRACTICAL EXAMS Throughout the year, AMEB offers various opportunities for students to take a practical examination (or more) on their instrument.  To find out more information about when and where these exams are held, you...

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Musical Instrument Mastery: eBook

Mar 08, 15 Musical Instrument Mastery: eBook

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Quite often, students are told to “practice”, but the details on how / what / why are often vague.  Musicians need to know and understand their instrument, as well as how to practice in order to become great “problem-solvers”, which brings them closer and closer to being an amazing performer – whether...

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Accelerated Learning: Music Lessons

Mar 08, 15 Accelerated Learning: Music Lessons

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What is accelerated learning? The idea of individualised learning styles originated in the 1970s, but within the last 25 years, science has suggested that tailoring education to a student’s preferred learning style can help them understand a concept much quicker than just hearing about a topic, or reading it on paper. A common and...

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