Uncategorized

5 songs with sneaky vocal exercises

5 songs with sneaky vocal exercises by Kathleen Meakin Hello – Kate Miller-Heidke – SPLAT breath exercise Hello is a song from KMH Telegram EP released back in 2004. This EP is one of my favourites and I would recommend giving the whole thing a listen to. Start the track […]

Read More

5 Tips for a Successful Music Career

5 Tips for a Successful Music Career Is your music career always about to take off, but never quite leaves the ground? A career in music seems so simple in theory; write, record, release, perform. Being paid to do what you love everyday is a dream, so what is stopping musicians […]

Read More

What instrument should my child start learning first?

What instrument should my child start learning first? It’s a question we get asked all the time. Singing, Guitar, Ukulele, Bass and Drums are all wonderful instruments to start with, especially if your child has their heart set on a certain instrument. If they don’t know what to choose, however, […]

Read More

Live Stream vs. Live Performance

Live Stream vs. Live Performance Remember attending concerts? Huddling amongst thousands of other enthusiastic music lovers and soaking up the energy and emotion being delivered by a passionate performer? It seems like a distant memory ever since COVID-19 hit earlier this year, bringing with it a new age of social […]

Read More

Why is music theory so important for all musicians

‘Music theory’ are two words which are often greeted with an exasperated sigh from young musicians. “How boring” and “why do I even need to know any of that stuff?” are often phrases we here from our students. Music, on the surface, seems to be just about playing your instrument […]

Read More

Seize the Stage: Entry Date Extended!

Want to enter “Brisbane’s Best ‘online’ Talent Quest”? Well now you have a little extra time to get your entries sorted. We will be closing entries on Friday the 10th of July and announcing winners on Saturday 11th July. Visit the Seize the Stage page for more information on the […]

Read More

Free online Theory of Music Course

Dear Parents and Students!At this time you will be spending a lot of time at home. So, we want to equip you with as much musical fun as possible! This can be a great time of learning. AMEB have come out with Free online Theory of Music Courses for grade 1, 2 […]

Read More

Coronavirus Precautions

Hi Everyone, We at Downtown Creative Studios are taking every precaution to stop the spread of Coronavirus, protect our staff, students/parents and the vulnerable members of society. It will be business as usual in the coming weeks as Downtown Creative Studios is seen as a low risk environment due to the […]

Read More