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My interview about the Musicolor Method on Tim Topham's podcast

I was recently interviewed on the influential  Creative Piano Teacher   podcast  with  Tim Topham.

Anne Reinvented Her Career With The Perfect Part-Time Piano School

After a long recovery from surgery, Anne was wondering if she would ever be able to have the...

How to raise your IQ by 7 points

I came across this article in Inc magazine yesterday.  And it was surprising especially since the...

The Proper Height For Sitting At The Piano

There is a proper way to sit at the piano.  By being mindful of this from the start, you can ensure...

Happy Birthday, easy piano sheet music

How to play Happy Birthday on the piano. This is a popular perennial request and I'm posting here...

How To Teach Perseverance, Grit and Success

Soft Skills Vs Hard Skills

There's been a lot of talk in the education world of late about the...

Why Memorizing Music Is So Important

With all of my students, I stress the importance of memorizing their pieces, especially for...

Teaching Music To Children, One Micro Step At A Time

I've given a lot of thought to breaking down the process of teaching music and concepts to...