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THE MUSIC JUNGLE – RELAUNCH!

  This year has been very hit-and-miss for updating The Music Jungle so far. I apologise for anyone who has come along hoping to find something new to read. The first few months were seriously scrambled by various non-music events. … Continue reading

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Issue 148: Welcome to the Jungle

What happened to the first half of the term? I crashed out with a series of chest infections that zapped my energy, sent me to my bed, and wiped out most of my teaching in January and February. Apologies to teachers … Continue reading

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Issue 147: Welcome to the Jungle

Hello! How have you survived the first week of term? I’ve had a few surprises along the way, but it has been a good week. Not least because some of the ‘Christmas Kilos’ have started to melt away already, probably … Continue reading

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Issue 147: Enough to make one drink

Just a reminder. I ended up teaching for three hours the other afternoon, instead of just the half an hour I was expecting. I had planned to have something to drink (hey, I mean tea, or coffee, or water. What … Continue reading

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Issue 146: Welcome to The Jungle

Hello again – I hope you’ve all had a good time over the Christmas break, and are looking forward to the New Year. New Year – that means resolutions… Most of mine are staying the same from previous years; At … Continue reading

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Issue 146: My Music Teaching Life

One of the great joys about my life is that I am in and out of maybe up to a dozen schools each term. I get to see all different kinds of primary school environments – ranging from a sort … Continue reading

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Issue 146: My New Cajon

What did you get for Christmas? Amongst other things, I got a cajon kit from Sela. Well, from my husband, actually, but he bought one made by Sela. It was a kind of a joint present, as he appeared to have a … Continue reading

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Issue 144: Welcome to the Jungle

It’s done! Three posts, and I’ve also added to the ukulele page. My pizza is also done, so I’m logging off in order to eat it.

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