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Pace yourself

I’m faced with an extraordinarily long teaching day. Sometimes this just happens.

I want the mental energy to give my last students the attention they deserve. 248 more words

What Does a Piano Lesson Cost?

Signing up for piano lessons means committing to practice, attending lessons and paying the fees on a regular basis. What should your budget be expecting to include when you sign up your child (or yourself) for piano lessons? 1,166 more words

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Rhythmic Dictation

We walked into the sterile theory classroom at the start of the 2nd term in 3rd year music. It was 9:00 AM, probably on a foggy Monday morning. 311 more words

Piano Pedagogy

Trinity College of London new piano syllabus - an overview

In July 2014 the new Trinity College of London (TCL) piano grade exam syllabus was released. I have enjoyed teaching the TCL syllabus and my students have enjoyed learning the pieces: some highlights of the previous syllabus include… 851 more words

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Beginner Performance Class: Focus on Ensembles.

This class took place at the end of October. Performance Classes were held again this week. Details to follow. 

Beginner Class.

Students: 3 girls, all with only 2 months of lessons, all age 7. 453 more words

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At the Piano with......Liz Giannopoulos

What is your first memory of the piano?

I was surrounded by music as a child  and I fell in love with music at a very young age. 3,920 more words


Series 17 - Part 1 (the questions)

The Australian Music Examination Board issues a new series of piano exam books every 5 or so years, and this year we’re up to the 17th such event since they started counting. 835 more words

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