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Ellen Kirkwood wins Rutherford Award

JWA trumpet teacher Ellen Kirkwood is the 2012 winner of the Jann Rutherford Memorial Award. [...]

Buying a Drum Kit: a short guide

  Buying a drum kit. If you’re thinking about getting a drum kit for yourself [...]

JWA students university audition success

A number of our students at the Jazz Workshop auditioned for various tertiary music courses. [...]

Excellent HSC Results for 2011 plus advice on getting high marks

Results for the 2011 Higher School Certificate exam are out, and all the  Jazz Workshop Australia [...]

Choosing a good jazz piece for HSC Performance

(updated 2019) Here is a short guide to choosing the best pieces to play for [...]

Getting back into music: Part two

Part Two: Lessons and Teachers This is the second and final part of my guide [...]

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Getting back into music as an adult Part 1: Instruments

How to get started learning music or get back into music after a long break. [...]

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