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Teacher Talk With Lee Bradbury at Rimmers Music 11/04/2018

Teacher Talk: Lee Bradbury

Teacher Talk: Lee Bradbury Moving away from Guitarists in this week’s “Teacher Talk” we’re chatting to piano and keyboard teacher Lee Bradbury who is once again over at our Leyland Rimmers Music School. Having taken lessons at Rimmers Music Leyland himself as a child, Lee was already well versed in piano & keyboard lessons before starting his teaching career with us 5 years ago. An accomplished jazz pianist, Lee covers all of the popular piano styles, from pop to rock, classical to musical, and as he aptly demonstrates above, jazz... Read More

Teacher Talk With Mick McCullagh at Rimmers Music 04/04/2018

Teacher Talk: Mick McCullagh

Teacher Talk: Mick McCullagh Over at our Leyland Rimmers Music School, we chat to Mick McCullagh who is one of our guitar teachers: Mick McCullagh has been teaching with us for 7 years, covering electric guitar, acoustic guitar, as well as bass guitar and ukulele. Mick teaches a range of popular styles, from jazz & blues through to rock & metal, from absolute beginners all the way to advanced playing styles. Like all of our teachers, Mick offers lessons to all ages 5 and upwards, so there’s no excuse to... Read More

Songwriting Course at Rimmers Music Leyland 13/09/2017
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Songwriting Course At Leyland

Starting in November 2017, we will be running “An Introduction To Songwriting” course at our Rimmers Music School in Leyland. Hosted by one of our Piano, Keyboard and Vocal teachers in Lee Bradbury, this course is designed to teach you the absolute fundamentals in composition. Lee will help you: Learn what makes a hit Pop Song. Learn how to write catchy melodies. Learn the chords the pros use. Learn how to put it all together.   Ideal To Complement GCSE Music Composition Study The group* course will feature current pop... Read More

Back To School Sale at Rimmers Music 28/08/2017
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Back To School Sale!

Autumn is nearly here, which means it’s time for the kids to go back to school! Before you get too used to the peace and quiet at home however, there’s every chance that they could want to learn a new musical instrument.  And with the well documented evidence that learning an instrument can help improve your child’s ability to learn at school, why shouldn’t they? Whether they’re learning in school or at one of our 8 music schools around the north west, we have just the right instruments for them... Read More

National Learn To Play Weekend At Rimmers Music 16/06/2017
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National Learn To Play Weekend 2017

National Learn To Play Weekend 24th-25th June Pop in to any of our 8 music stores across the north west from now until the end of 25th June to book your free trial music lessons at our dedicated music schools. We’ll be offering free trial lessons on a range of musical instruments, including: Piano Keyboard Guitars Drums Vocals Ukulele + Violin and various Woodwind instruments at selected stores. Here’s One Of Our Teachers With A Sample Of What We Cover Free Prize Draw Those who know us well know that... Read More

An Introduction To Songwriting at Rimmers Music Leyland 14/12/2016
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An Introduction To Songwriting At Leyland Rimmers Music School

Starting in January 2017, we will be running “An Introduction To Songwriting” course at our Rimmers Music School in Leyland. Hosted by one of our Piano, Keyboard and Vocal teachers in Lee Bradbury, this course is designed to teach you the absolute fundamentals in composition.  Lee will help you: Learn what makes a hit Pop Song. Learn how to write catchy melodies. Learn the chords the pro’s use. Learn how to put it all together.   Ideal To Compliment GCSE Music Composition Study The group* course will feature current pop... Read More

Teacher Talk with Ian Hughes at Rimmers Music 29/11/2016
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Teacher Talk: Ian Hughes

Teacher Talk: Ian Hughes In our next instalment of “Teacher Talk” videos and interviews, we’re again over at Leyland Rimmers Music School, where this time we’re chatting to guitar and drum teacher Ian Hughes: Ian Hughes has been teaching with us for 7 years at our Leyland store, covering a whole host of instruments. Whilst originally starting his musical career as a drummer, he is also an accomplished guitarist covering all varieties of both drums and guitar playing.  So whether you want to learn some of the laid back jazz... Read More

11/03/2016
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Learn To Play Day 2016!

We Can Teach You To Play! At Rimmers Music you can take part in this years Learn To Play Day by booking a free trial lesson on any of the instruments that we offer! This years Learn To Play Day takes place on Saturday March the 12th, and gives budding new musicians and out of practice players of any age the chance to try a free lesson with one of professional music teachers, absolutely free! We’re offering free lessons at all eight of our Rimmers Music Schools and to find... Read More

26/11/2015
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Introducing Rimmers Music’s Acclaimed Music Schools

We Can Teach You How To Play! That is the shorthand and to the point summary of our music schools at Rimmers Music. Available at all our branches throughout the North-West, our 8 music schools offer effective lessons on the following instruments: guitar, piano, keyboard, drums, flute (Bolton and Southport only), clarinet (Leyland, Southport & Wigan only), violin (Bolton and Wigan only) and saxophone. (Southport only). We also offer voice-coaching lessons throughout all 8 of our North-west branches. We welcome players of all abilities and are happy to teach all... Read More

17/09/2015
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Three HUGE advantages of picking up an instrument later in life

We’ve all heard the half-truths and pseudoscience about the almost otherworldly ability of youngsters to pick up new skills and absorb information. Whether it’s learning a new language or mastering a musical instrument, those who begin earlier, we’re assured, will have the uncanny capacity to achieve fluency and competency in no time at all. On the other side of the coin, legions of adults are constantly discouraged from trying to develop their own selves after being warned they’re at a huge disadvantage compared to their sprightly counterparts. Here at RimmersMusic,... Read More