Term 4 Private Student Timetable Vacancies


Thursdays:  Deakin

Due to demand from adult students in Canberra there are now 6 new Thursday afternoon slots at the Deakin Studio:

3.00 pm,  3.30 pm, 4.00 pm, 4.30 pm, 5.00 and 5.30 pm

These late afternoon and after work timetable slots are rare and quickly snapped up – so if you are thinking about lessons with Dave – get in contact with Sharon on 0418 405 236 or daveoneillmusic@gmail.com as soon as possible.

Monday Evening Private Student Timetable Vacancies (FILLED):

Due to some timetable shuffling there are two early Monday evening 30 minute lesson spots now available at the Deakin Studio (71 Kent St) for Term 4

6.00 pm and 6.30 pm (FILLED!  You do have to be quick!)    (Put up on 16 Sept and filled on 17 September)


For Music Nerds: The mathematics of the violin (or why is it so hard to play)

Here’s a fascinating article in +plus magazine …living mathematics  explaining the physics of sound making with the violin.


Don’t be put off – for all the physics – there’s a combination of kinesthetics (your body) and your ear coming together to make micro adjustments – that means it’s a lot like walking.  It starts off difficult but becomes second nature.