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About Alek Peugh

Alek Peugh is the assistant manager at Bella Musica, as well as the clarinet and saxophone instructor. She also teaches group classes on music theory for both adults and children. When she isn't writing blogs or emails for the studio, she is probably playing with BoomWhackers and/or thinking about cats.

July 2015

Tips & Tricks for Memorization

By | 2016-11-28T14:00:14+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Music Blog|

It's almost time for band camp... dusty is your instrument? Now that it's July, rehearsals for marching band are probably starting in a week or two. And looming in the not-so-far distance is band camp. Sweat, bugs, sunburn... and hours of music rehearsal. Yeah, music - remember that pile of half-sized mayhem you're supposed [...]

June 2015

Uke players gonna play, play, play, play, play!

By | 2016-11-28T14:00:15+00:00 June 28th, 2015|Music Blog|

How Long Did That Really Take? Tuesday night: 6:32PM. Text message sent to guitar teacher Garry Ball: "Sarah wants a uke/guitar video for Facebook tomorrow. Still working out ideas - no pressure, obviously, but if you can come up with anything let me know" 6:33PM. Text message received from Garry: "Sounds good! OK!!" [...]

Dates Set For Group Guitar & Ukulele Classes!

By | 2016-11-28T14:00:15+00:00 June 11th, 2015|Music Blog|

July 11th - August 15th Saturdays, 10:00 - 10:45AM Ages 6 - 10 $95 Registration Fee Students must obtain their own instrument. We have ukuleles for sale in our store for approximately $35. July 1st - August 5th Saturdays, 10:00 - 10:45AM Ages 8 - 12 $95 Registration Fee Students must obtain their own instrument. [...]

May 2015

December 2014

Take a Selfie With Elfis Contest!

By | 2014-12-02T13:45:30+00:00 December 2nd, 2014|Music Blog|

Take a Selfie with Elfis, Bella Musica's new Elf on a Shelf! Meet Elfis, our brand new practice scout! He's lurking around the studio to watch for students who are here for their lessons. If you can find him, take a picture of him in his hiding spot (feel free to make it a selfie!) [...]

November 2014

Private Music Lessons? My Kid Takes Music At School!

By | 2014-11-20T17:21:28+00:00 November 20th, 2014|Music Blog|

"Why should I enroll my student in private music lessons if they're already in band/choir/orchestra?" In the simplest terms, think of the numbers. Even if your child is in a smaller program, let’s say 30 students, and the class meets for 45 minutes, there is still only one director. Maybe two. So in any given [...]

September 2014

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