Kathy Sierra and AnGry Brians perform for crowd o 10,000 in Las Vegas, 7/15
Kathy teaches beginning Irish Whistle!It's even easier than the recorder, as it only has 6 holes. I have a stack of music we can work through. NO NOTE READING SKILLS NECESSARY!
Beginning whistles are $15, quality made in Ireland!
Left and Right hemisphere function through violin
Kathy Teaches Beginning Guitar
Ready to play? I am happy to help beginning kids/adults get their fingers around the 6-string! I teach "Strum and Fun" style.
Classical Music Recommendations- Kathy's Current Top 10 list
When appropriate, play consistent background music. Feel free to dance to it as well!! If you are the parent of a student, experiment to see which pieces children respond to the most. Below is a recommended list to get you started:
Current Classical Music Listening List:
1. Sarasate Carmen Fantasy (I recommend version with Anne-Sophie Mutter)
2. Bach Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin.
3. 24 Caprices of Paganini
4. Saint-Saens # 3 in B minor
5. Sibelius Concerto, (+ other Sibelius pieces);
6. The Kreisler Album, Joshua Bell
Previous Top 10 classical music list
- Beethoven: Symphony #5
- Pachelbel: Canon in D
- Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
- Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire
- Brahms: Piano Concerto #1
- Mendelssohn: Symphony #4
- Beethoven: Fur Elise
- Mozart: Violin Concerto #3
- Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers
- Schubert: Trout Quintet