Welcome to the Chicks With Picks Melbourne Blog. An anthology of online micro stories that explore the benefits and challenges of making music part of our lives.

WE’RE STILL HERE

The last 18 months of Chicks with Picks Melbourne has been a challenge. But, we've made it through four lockdowns and into our fifth. I've learned to change tack really quickly and can now offer classes online via Zoom as well as live - when we can. Lately we've been...

Guitars Forever. Jenny Barrett, 2019

Guitars Forever. Jenny Barrett, 2019 I’m currently enjoying a Chicks with Picks time, but I first heard guitar at home in the 1950s when I was just 4 years old. I was transported by the sounds. My mother, Alice, had played electric guitar in dance bands and at parties...