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'The Virtuoso Teacher' seminar with Paul Harris

Renowned educator, writer and clarinetist Paul Harris, author of innumerable books on sight-reading, music theory and music teaching as well as original compositions, led a seminar based around the ideas set out in his seminal book T’he Virtuoso Teacher’ (Faber, 2012). 1,577 more words

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Piano Time

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything about my piano lessons and music classes! I guess I have been pre-occupied…a wedding, new house and new family make piano lessons seem just… 989 more words


Piano teaching // Revvv up time

During the day, I disguise myself as a piano teacher. My mission is to get the little (and not-so-little) fingers to move and make a tune on that giant keyboard-percussion instrument. 238 more words

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At the Piano with......Natalie Tsaldarakis

What is your first memory of the piano?

I saw and played a piano when we were visiting one of my father’s colleagues at his family home. 1,334 more words


The Keys to Effective Piano Practice | Bryan/College Station Piano Lessons

Piano practice is essential in maximizing the investment you’ve made in your child’s music education. Without practicing, improvement is stunted, you and your child get frustrated, and the teacher has hit a brick wall. 598 more words

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The Binary Code of Music Theory

In the world of computers, binary code  is a series of 1’s and 0’s that form strings of instructions. It’s basically a language of “on’s” and “off’s”, and this code forms the foundation of all computer programming. 736 more words

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Avoiding the blame game - in teacher parent meetings

Parents play a very crucial role in helping their child learn the piano – in setting up a practise routine and seeing that it is ‘mostly’ kept to. 414 more words