Happy 4th! Patriotic Themed Music for Piano

Here’s a selection of Patriotic songs & American Folks songs you can play! (In order of difficulty) YANKEE DOODLE (primer) THE ARKANSAS TRAVELER (primer) TURKEY IN THE STRAW (primer) AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL (level 1) SIMPLE GIFTS (level 1) OH! SUSANNA (level 1) AMERICA / MY COUNTRY ‘TIS OF THEE (level 2) STAR SPANGLED BANNER (level […]

Percussion Ensemble Classes

Drums and percussion have universal appeal at any age. Whether you want your child or student to enhance their steady beat skills, learn some new and fun rhythmic patterns, or just rock out, we’ve got you covered! In our Percussion Ensemble Classes, kids are grouped by age and skill, and learn through performance based teaching. […]

Intro to Percussion

This class is designed for students 5 – 8 years old. The children will be learning musicality, rhythm and developing many more skills while having fun and playing percussion instruments! Your child will: learn multicultural drumming patterns play alone & together (cooperation!) hone their listening skills and improve focus use their creativity making their own […]

Program Lists: SPRING Recital 2019

TICKET PURCHASING: Get Tickets Buy Online (link above) Select your showtime, there will be a service charge at checkout Cash or Check at studio (exact change please) SHOWTIMES: Find the performer name in the show lists below. (This is participant list ONLY, not program order) String players should arrive 20 min before showtime and get instrument […]

Spring Recital 2019: Information Central!

Everyone here at Elizabeth Farrell Music are once again excited for an AMAZING show!  To make it easy, this page will cover everything you need to know for recital day. all the information you’ll need to know for the recital day.  If for any reason you have another question not answered here, please email liz@elizabethfarrellmusic.com or […]

Music can Help you Heal Post – op!

Mozart, Madonna or Eminem: Whatever your taste, music may help you recover from a surgery, according to a new review of data on the subject. “More than 51 million operations are performed every year in the U.S.,” lead author Dr. Catherine Meads, of Brunel University in the United Kingdom, said in a news release from […]

10 Easy Ways to Optimize Your Music Practice

Here are a few things to think about when you are trying to get the most out of your practice time. Find somewhere quiet. This seems too obvious for words, but not only will you be far less likely to succumb to all sorts of distractions, but entering a special practice area, whether it’s a […]

Ode to Joy: The Science of Happiness through Singing

I used to think choir singing was only was for nerds and church people. Since I was neither, I never considered singing in a group—even though I loved singing by myself. Then, in my 20s, I found myself facing a big, black hole of depression. I remembered how much fun I had once singing Christmas […]