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Opening of the new studio! Swing by for a glass of cava or for a free trial class!
 
The Shine School of Music in Barcelona opens doors to it’s new Space on Carrer de Pere Serafi, 23.
 
There will be music, drink and good people. And free classes! 😀
 
To reserve your free class in advance, follow the link below:
 
https://estudioshine.simplybook.it/v2/
 
Our teachers will be imparting classes from 16:00 to 20:00. Click the link below (or contact us) to book a free trial lesson lesson in any of the subjects on display that day: Guitar, Piano, Ukulele, Singing, Bass Guitar, Drums, Violin, Viola, Double Bass.
 
See you there!

Shine Music School’s first ukelélico event!

We invite you to join us, where we enjoy playing the ukulele together, in a small gathering that will be lots of fun, and good music! It’s always a great idea to play the uke! So grab you uke and come and join in on the good times in Shine’s first ukulele event in Barcelona.

 

Saturday, 27 de mayo
The Music Room (c/ Perla, nº 22)
from 19.30h

Download our PDF of 10 songs to practice beforehand, or just as a resource for fun! You can play the ukulele anywhere! It´s easy and portable!

10 song pdf.

download by clicking the following link!
! Y TUKE TOCAS

Si no tienes un uke, puedes alquilar uno desde:

https://instrumentrentalbarcelona.com/product/ukulele/

Music and the brain

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If you’re looking for an exercise that’s fun, interesting, and will work out your entire brain, grab an instrument and start playing.

When you play music, the entire brain lights up because you’re using almost every region of the brain. Specifically the regions dedicated to audio, visual, and motor functions. Naturally, those regions are strengthened as you practice and play your instrument more and more, and that leads to many benefits outside of music. These benefits include a better attention to detail, stronger planning and strategic skills, and a better memory.

Researchers at Northwestern University found that people who play a musical instrument generally have a greater memory, attention span, and ability to convey emotions. Such activity can also help develop enhanced speech and language skills. According to the researchers, the brain builds new neural connections (paths for information to travel through your brain) while learning to play music. This increases the brain’s ability to adapt and change.

The influence of music on society can be seen clearly from modern history. Thomas Jefferson played the violin for hours at a time while in the process of writing The Declaration of Independence to help him relax enough to write. Albert Einstein, recognized as one of the smartest men who has ever lived, was very fond of music as well and played the violin and piano. Not only was music relaxing to Einstein, but it also helped him with his work on his theories. He would go back and forth from working on a theory to playing a few chords on the piano, jotting something down and then returning to his study. In both cases, music has influenced these well-known people in history, specifically helping them to focus and relax when trying to perform a task.

So why not give it a try?

Shine Music School is offering a fun new music course for children. Kid’s Music Awareness Group classes with Captain Galactico!

For 35 euros per month for 4 lessons each month, children between the ages of 3 and 5 are taught about music, through touch, sound and thought, all in a safe, creative environment focused on hands-on learning through play. Each group class is an hour long and hosted in our new location in Gracia. Mums and Dads are welcome to come along too. Our first Trimester begins this October and completes in December, in total 105 euros for the three months.

Contact the school to find out more and sign up your littlest to learn all about music. Read our interview here with Piano teacher Leandro to find out why learning music from a young age can be so important!

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Shine School of Music is now offering group classes for the Ukulele.

One of the most popular instruments today, and easy to master, we are hosting group ukulele lessons with a professional ukulele teacher, right here in Barcelona at our new premises in Gracia.

The lessons are only 35 euros per month, which gets you 4 classes. Lessons are payable per trimester, so sign up now for this great instrument and learn something new in a fun environment!

Read about the Ukulele here!

Email or call the school to sign yourself and your friends up. Soon you can be jamming with your ukulele on the streets or beaches of Barcelona like a pro!

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