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As well as teaching piano lessons in Bath, I work as a composer pianist on a range of different projects. 2018 has already been a busy year with studio recordings completed for my latest work  98 more words

MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO THE PIANO

Our way of teaching piano to children is multidisciplinary and based on playful activities!
When the children are really young Tiziana Pozzo helps them to approach the piano through different kind of music games involving singing and playing other instruments (as boomwhakers, percussions, ukuleles…), the use of colourful notes, movements and gestures. 13 more words

Music Education

Julie Cleveland's Students Performing at Shalin Liu Performance Center this Sunday

This Sunday, four of my students will be taking part in the annual North Shore Piano Teachers’ Guild Shalin Liu Piano Recitals. The Guild holds three recitals in one afternoon each spring at the Shalin Liu Performance Center, in which students of piano teachers from around the North Shore participate. 73 more words

Piano Teaching

Exam-obsessed?

The longer I teach (over 11 years at the time of writing), the more anti-exams I have become. For many – teachers, students and parents – exams are the visible benchmarks of progress, not just in music but in education in general. 1,124 more words

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Inspiration comes from unusual places

Meet Ant Middleton – the rather formidable-looking 37-year-old Special Forces veteran (he has served tours in Northern Ireland and Afghanistan, and time in the Marines), presenter of TV shows SAS: Who Dares Wins, Mutiny and Escape. 1,052 more words

Piano Teaching

At the Piano with Dylan Christopher

What is your first memory of the piano?

My very first memory of piano is sitting quietly, listening, and watching my older brother’s lessons. He was playing a simple piece of music in a five-finger position, but I liked the sound of it, so I would listen carefully to what he played, working it out by ear later at home. 1,640 more words

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Setting clear and achievable goals in piano class

When goals change

A student enrolls for a piano exam aiming to do well, and practises as much as is needed to meet his/her goals. Until the examination fees are paid, after which practise starts to… 575 more words

Music Education