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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
SPRING PERFORMANCE DATES!We have an excellent show on the horizon! In May, we perform at Westmont of Brentwod on Saturday, May 11 (1:30pm), and Trilogy at the Vineyards on Saturday, May 18 (1pm). Family and friends are welcome at both locations!
Music selections range from Sinatra and Pachabel, to Katrina and the Waves and Greatest Showman!
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