Tag Archives: reflecting

Issue 109: Festina Lente – Make Haste Slowly

I’ve a new student, already raring to take his Grade 5. He has chosen and taught himself his pieces, so, in his mind, there is very little left to do – just the scales and arpeggios, studies, sight-reading and aural tests. … Continue reading

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Issue 71: Being a Teacher

For the last couple of months, posting to The Music Jungle has been a little erratic, and I apologise for the glitches and delays along the way. Here is why… My mother had a major stroke on 30th October, and since then has … Continue reading

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