Category: Students

Care, Cleaning and Storage of the practice chanter

Care, Cleaning and Storage of the Practice Chanter Practice chanters are sensitive to extreme temperatures. Don’t leave them in your vehicle during the hottest days of the summer or coldest days of the winter. Heat will melt the plastic chanters and reeds. Cold will make both plastic and wood chanters brittle allowing them to break […]

How We Learn

When experiencing something, our mind puts the experience, knowledge, etc into short term memory. If we process something three times, the memory becomes stronger. The next time we sleep, those memories are then moved into long term memory. The more often we process something, the stronger the memory becomes. If we process something similar but […]

The interview with the Echo has been published

While some of the details are slightly incorrect, it is a very nice article.  For example, I’ve been teaching for 20 years, not that I am 20 years old.  I started teaching seriously 2 years ago.  Dad took over a militia unit, not a military base, great grandparents came from Scotland…  But otherwise 🙂   […]