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Spanish Piano SongBook Vol 1 Now Available!

Last week, my wife and I went uptown to the famous Apollo Theater in Harlem. We went to see Latin...

Carol’s Students Learn Faster and Have More Fun With Color

Though she had already been working with young music students, Carol found that it was often...

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 make music practice effective - it can change your life

Men Wearing Makeup Playing Loud Guitars

When I was 12, I discovered something so fantastic,...

What is the best mindset for music educators?

True or False: There is usually only one right way to do something.

Try to answer that quickly and...

The importance of listening to the right music

It's All About Choosing The Right Music At The Right Moment

As a music teacher, your job is not...

Music from Frozen - Easiest Piano Sheet Music

Do You Want To Build A Snowman?

I can't ever recall a time when I've had so many requests for the...

Why Memorizing Music Is So Important

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

Glenn Gould's Finger Tapping Exercise for Piano Technique

Many of you are struggling with playing cleanly and smoothly. This simple technique can help you to...

Using Colors to Learn Music

One of the core concepts of my approach to teaching music to young children is the use of colors to...