These kids make a small fortune between them and split the money to make this out of the favourite activities during our school holiday programmme. For more information please contact us today 🙂

Summer School Holiday Programmes – Wellington – 2020

by The Rock Academy on December 30, 2019

Summer School Holiday Programmes

The Rock Academy has two-holiday programmes coming up at the end of January. The first runs from Wednesday the 22nd of January to Friday the 24th. The second programme runs from Monday the 27th of January to Wednesday the 29th of January.

To book please contact us today!

The right guitar to learn on

December 13, 2019

What guitar is the right guitar for me? Great question and if you have never played guitar before the information you get can vary depending upon the person you ask. When beginners ask me which guitar is the right guitar to use, I generally reply, ‘the easiest guitar to play’. Nylon strings are very light […]

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Wellington band concert through music school The Rock Academy

December 4, 2019

Band Concert The young rock bands at the term four music concert went next level with their performances. Earlier in the year, we asked the band mentors to teach the bands more songs and we asked for more originals, and boy did they deliver. The 7 bands played three songs each during the concert that […]

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School holiday programme buskers are heard…

November 14, 2019

Microphone helps singers busk. Adding the portable P.A and microphone to the busking during our school holiday programmes has been a fantastic revelation. It’s more comfortable for the singers and they don’t have to strain their voices. The guitarists and keyboardists find it easier to follow the songs too. Overall the music sounds a lot […]

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School holiday programmes Wellington January 2020

November 4, 2019

We’re looking ahead to the end of the school holidays in January. By then I’m sure you will be ready for a break and I’m sure ‘they’ will too 😂 We are running two-holiday programmes in the last two weeks of January. JANUARY 2020 Week 1 👨‍🎤 Wednesday, 22nd, Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th Week […]

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Young buskers inspire next generation of musicians

October 13, 2019

Buskers during The Rock Academy’s holiday programme help to inspire the next generation of musician. It’s always great having music on the street and having young musicians inspire the next generation of musicians is really inspiring. It won’t be long before this young chap is getting music lessons and joining others jamming and having fun. […]

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Boys jamming with their bass and guitar on the streets of Wellington

October 8, 2019

Omar and Luke had a great 3 days at our school holiday programme last week. Omar played the bass guitar for the first time and fell in love, he is hoping to switch from guitar lessons to bass lessons. It was a great opportunity to try and get comfortable with the bass during the holidays […]

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Ear Health by White Cat

September 12, 2019

We live in a noisy world. 1 in 4 people today suffer from hearing impairment. While some of this cannot be prevented due to genetic or medical reasons, noise induced hearing loss is 100% preventable. We hope that White Cat will be a useful, ever-growing resource that will help make environments safer so that we […]

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School holiday programmes Wellington

September 11, 2019

The Rock Academy school holiday programme is perfect for young Wellington muscians. The activities during the programme are fun and have a great educational value to them. The songs we teach our pupils are modern and very popular. There are daily busking trips, song writing sessions (Kilbirnie, Wellington), beat sessions and much more. All ages […]

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