Thursday, December 8, 2011

December Members Giveaway

To be in the draw for the December giveaway just become a crescendo Member this month. If you are already a member you are automatically in the draw.

This month you could win a great little kit, called “Music Room in your Pocket”. This little bag is chock a block full of everything you need to run a music lesson when you are not in your classroom.

Suggested songs and rhymes that can be sung from this great resource include:
I'm a Little Tea Pot
Teddy Bear
Candle Burning Bright
Twinkle Twinkle
Five Fat Frogs
Starlight Star Bright
And many more
This kit has over 40 pieces so all you need is your imagination and your set.


Thursday, December 1, 2011

And the Winner is ....

The winner of our November Membership giveaway has just been drawn.

Congratulations to Monica Vitale. She is our lucky Crescendo Member that scores the great puppet pack below.

Stay tuned for more member giveaways coming soon. If you would like to become a member of Crescendo Music Education for your chance to win, check out the website for more details.

The Definition of Success


At age 4 success is . . . . not piddling in your pants.
At age 12 success is . . .. having friends.
At age 17 success is . . having a driver's license.
At age 35 success is . . . .having money.
At age 50 success is . . . having money.
At age 70 success is . .. . having a drivers license.
At age 75 success is . . . having friends.
At age 80 success is . . . not piddling in your pants.

Have a fun day!

Thursday, November 10, 2011

November Giveaway

Join Crescendo in November and WIN!!!
November is the month to become a Crescendo Member.
If you are a member or join before the end of November, you will go into the draw to win a great Puppet Pack which includes a bee, bird and spider hand puppet as well as a cat and mouse finger puppet set in an embroidered bag.

Jump over to the crescendo website for details about how to become a member.

Good luck!!!

Monday, October 3, 2011

Q. How many bass players does it take to change a light bulb?

A. 1...5...1, 1...4...5...5...1

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Boomwhacker Eye of the Tiger

This was from the beginning of Kristie Cote’s session in Maryborough. Great session – and I even got to perform in the opening number!!!!

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Crescendo Cocktail Workshop

Early next year, we are looking at running an evening workshop. The Cocktail Workshop will run from around 6 ‘til 9. There will be supper provided and you could buy drinks and cocktails from the bar. Cost would be around $60 – and of course that will include notes and heaps of ideas!
We would love to hear from you if you are interested in joining us. Just leave a comment below and we will get planning...

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Feedback from the Literacy and Numeracy Workshop

See what people are saying about the latest Crescendo Workshop. Head over to the Testimonials tab on the Crescendo home page and have a read.

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Literacy and Numeracy Through Music Workshop

What a great day we had today at the Literacy and Numeracy Through Music workshop. It was rainy and overcast outside but that didn't stop the singing and laughing that was going on inside. Have a watch of this short video to check out some of the fun.

See more photos on our Facebook page here.

Friday, August 12, 2011

August Newsletter Out Now

Missed out on the Crescendo August Newsletter? You can download a copy here.

Or if you would like to be on the mailing list so you don't miss out again, email us here and we will add you to the list.

Sunday, July 31, 2011

Thought for a Sunday morning

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. -Confucius

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Literacy and Numeracy Through Music Workshop

Our next exciting workshop is coming up soon. Literacy and Numeracy Through Music will include activities, songs, games and a whole lot of fun all leading to literacy and numeracy!

The workshop is on Saturday August 27th from 9am to 3pm. Cost is $150 (Students $75) and includes all notes, morning tea and lunch.

It will be held at the Arana Leagues Club, 247 Dawson Parade, Keperra.

Download the registration form here and fax, email or post back to us to secure you spot. Places are limited so register as soon as you can.

Its going to be a great day, looking forward to seeing you all there.

Monday, July 4, 2011

Bubble Letters

These look like fun. I have downloaded MUSIC and will print them out for the students to decorate and put around the room. I might turn some into colour by notes sheets. I thought some of you might like to use them too.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Blob Choir

Train your musical ear with this wonderful game! This whole-class activity will test your ability to pick out a note from a sequence.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Play Boomwhackers on line

Have a look at this interactive site – great for IWBs. Click on the boomwhackers and they play! Play scales, known songs, create melodies, improvise – activities limited only by your (and the Children’s) imagination.

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Workshop Evaluations

Would you like to know what people are saying about the latest Crescendo Workshop - Totally Treble?

Head over to Testimonials on the Crescendo Website Home Page and click on Workshop Evlauations to find out.

Friday, June 10, 2011

June Newsletter

Want to keep up on what is going on at Crescendo Music? Subscribe to our newsletter! It's out monthly and will give you a good laugh and keep you up to date at the same time. Download June here. Just email if you would like to be added to the list.