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Back on the Blogging Horse

Half way through last year I’d up my first contract teaching primary classroom music. It had been great; I’d enjoyed sharing mysic skills and ideas with students on an ongoing, deeper level  (compared to the brief interactions of gigs and … Continue reading

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Recent Gig – More Singing in the Rain!

Thanks heaps to those of you who braved the weather at Springfest last month to come and see the concert. I had a ball preparing and performing with the students from Urquhart Park PS, and they all seemed to enjoy themselves … Continue reading

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So, what have you been up to, Earl? I’ve been playing quite a few gigs, thanks for asking, um, Earl.

So I played heaps of really fun gigs the last two weekends, the Ballarat Show, The Baby and Children’s Expo, the launch of the new Community Hub, Childcare Centre and Kindergarten in Wallace and the MOPs end of year Family … Continue reading

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Robin Hood!

It’s literacy week! I just finished playing fourteen ten minute sets for the various schools of the Moorabool Shire who’d gathered in Ballan for a “Literacy & Numeracy” trail. (Thanks again to Jane Gardner from the Best Start program for … Continue reading

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It really is a Pleasant Street

Just played three shows, for the preps, ones and twos, at Pleasant St Primary. Very fun, quite rowdy (especially the grade ones) but I don’t think I left them too revved up for the teachers to handle. I did lots … Continue reading

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APRA-AMCOS Returns – the Reckoning

Annual performance returns are due tomorrow. These are the forms one has to fill out to get your share of copyright revenue as a songwriter/performer. I haven’t finished mine yet, about to get back to it. I played 95 original … Continue reading

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