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Lang Lang inspires - a special event for piano teachers

Lang Lang inspires: a special event for piano teachers
in association with Faber Music

When: Tuesday 14th March 5:15pm – 6pm

Where: The Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Rd, Kensington, London SW7 2BS… 177 more words

Piano Teaching

The Perfectionism Trap

“Practise makes perfect” – that oft-quoted phrase beloved of instrumental teachers the world over…. It’s a neat little mantra, but one that can have serious and potentially long-lasting negative effects if taken too literally. 645 more words

Piano Teaching

New Logo

As part of an ongoing re-branding of Cadenza Music Tuition, a new logo is now in use!

Here it is:

In the first half of the year there will be significant changes to the appearance of all teaching resources, business documentation, promotional material and web design. 36 more words

General Updates

Lesson reports

As the final week of teaching commences, the end of term reports have just been printed. This is a new feature to lessons and one that I hope will enhance the communication between parent, teacher and pupil (including the bribe of a ‘good report’ as each term reaches it’s conclusion). 165 more words


Spectrum 5 - 15 contemporary pieces for solo piano

The ‘Spectrum’ series, published by ABRSM, and compiled by acclaimed pianist Thalia Myers, holds a special place in piano repertoire in helping many pianists, young and old, discover the world of new music for piano, what might loosely be termed “contemporary classical music”. 303 more words

Piano Teaching

When a Student Doesn't Practice...

Anyone who has ever taught private music lessons knows all too well the struggle of having that one student who does not practice.

Frustration on all parts is the ugly result. 694 more words


How to Practice Anything (especially the piano)

This blog post by a fellow piano teacher is wonderful, I can say that her advice here is invaluable. (Beta-tested it this summer.) ;-)

This is wonderful reading for not only parents, but for older students, too. 50 more words

Piano Lessons For Kids And Adults