To improve fast – Practice ‘little and often’

Many of us are guilty of leaving practicing to the last minute and cramming all of our practice in the day before our next lesson. The problem with this however, is that even if you practice for 4 hours the day before your next lesson, it will be much less effective than if you had’ve practiced just 15 minutes every day.  …

Halloween Party and Music Workshop Chorley

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Something spooky is in the air !!!! It’s our Halloween party on Thursday 29th October… Book now and keep your ‘little monsters’ entertained during half term. The price of £15 per child includes a light lunch as well as tuition, musical activities and prizes to take home! Current pupils at Clearwater get £5 off (just £10). This offer will also …

Recruiting – Two Guitar Teachers, a Piano Teacher and More!

Clearwater Music School in Brinscall (just off the M65 between Preston, Blackburn and Chorley) is recruiting young, friendly, professional and passionate teachers to join our team. Primarily we are looking for two guitar teachers and a piano teacher. Aside from that, if you can teach an instrument which we don’t currently provide lessons in, we would warmly welcome that you …

Music School Fun Open Day Party with Exciting Special Guest!

Join us here at Clearwater music school Brinscall for a fun filled and totally FREE afternoon of games, musical activities, live performances, refreshments & the chance to hear our exciting Clearwater music school news! We’re located just off the M65 between Preston, Blackburn and Chorley. Don’t miss out on our raffle (win a FREE lesson & more!), yummy cakes, fantastic …

“I can’t play any musical instruments… I’m not musical”

Many people who haven’t applied themselves to learning to play a musical instrument, or who have suffered from a negative music learning experience in the past, have managed to convince themselves that the above phrase is gospel and that they’ll never be able to learn a musical instrument. They’re just not made for it… Here’s the good news: “That’s a load of …

30% off your first guitar lesson until Friday 6th March

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We are currently running an offer until Friday 6th March offering 30% off your first guitar lesson! Clearwater Music School is based in Brinscall, just off the M65 between Blackburn and Preston, not far from Chorley. We offer professional music tuition tailored to you. That means that you can learn what you want, when you want. We don’t have tying contracts, and …

The Benefits of Learning to Play a Musical Instrument

Below is an interesting article outlining eighteen of the many benefits of learning to play an instrument: Click here to read the article My thoughts… There’s something about playing music that allows you to switch off from life’s stresses, deadlines and demands in a way that other pursuits do not. Playing an instrument is demanding and requires your full attention …

Frozen Themed Singing Workshop with Becci Flint

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We are excited to announce that Becci will be running a Frozen themed music workshop at Clearwater music school during February half term! It will be held at the school (The Old Bank, 77 Railway Road, Brinscall, Chorley) on Tuesday 17th February from 1-4pm. The workshop will include singing tuition and games, dance & drama activities, a Frozen themed afternoon …

Thank-you from Derian House

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We have received a letter in the post thanking us for our contribution to Derian House (click here to find out what they do) following our Christmas showcase. We would like to take this opportunity to pass that thank-you onto all of you, our amazing pupils, parents, family and friends who bought tickets, refreshments and raffle tickets in order to …

Learn your first scale for ukulele: The C Major Scale

In this lesson I will show you how to play the C major scale in the open position on ukulele. Learning scales will not only help you to enhance your chords and understanding of chords in the future but it will also give you an understanding of melody, help you to write songs and even to improvise on your ukulele. …