Get ready for the 2016 Grand Recital!
We would like to announce the date and location of the Oksana School of Music 2016 Grand Recital.
This year's Grand Recital will take place on Sunday, May 15, 2016 starting at 2:30pm in the Steinway Gallery Beverly Hills.
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What is the best age to start learning?
As someone who has been teaching music for over 20 years, I have been fortunate enough to have taught students from every age group imaginable. And the one constant that I continue to see is the misconception by many adults that there's a certain “window” that their child needs to start learning music by. The age varies, depending on the parent, but the age limit seems to be around the age of 12. This imaginary window has even prevented many adults and adolescents from wanting to take lessons, with many basing this off of the false idea that it'd be too late to start learning from scratch or that there would be no point in doing so. I'm here to tell you that this cannot be further from the truth.
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Oksana's Personal Experience
When I was a little girl, I had a problem many children face: I was shy. It was difficult for me to relate to my classmates, not to mention the trouble I had talking to my teachers. I felt like I had nothing that would show the world that I was special. Then, thanks to my parents, I found music.
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Oksana School of Music Receives 2013 Best of Beverly Hills Award
Beverly Hills Award Program Honors the Achievement
BEVERLY HILLS -- October 29, 2013 -- Oksana School of Music has been selected for the 2013 Best of Beverly Hills Award in the Music Schools category by the Beverly Hills Award Program.
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