• Choral Music and Harmony Singing

    Choral Music and Harmony Singing

    It’s Christmas time and whether you like it or loath it, there is a lot of choral music and carols around. Choral music and carols are very often sung in harmony and that’s what we’re look at in this blog – choral music and harmony singing in general. What are harmonies? Harmonies are when you…

  • Listening: Bohemian Rhapsody

    Listening: Bohemian Rhapsody

    This month I’ve been looking at the difference between hearing something and actually listening to something. This week I wanted to take that a step further talk about a very famous song – Bohemian Rhapsody.

  • Listening: identifying instruments

    Listening: identifying instruments

    This week we are going to peel away the layers of a song and start to listen for and identify different instruments. If you’re listening to a lot of techno pop or rave music of the nineties, that might be very difficult. If it’s been overproduced, there’s going to be a lot of electrical sounds…