These school holidays, I ordered the desk I wanted from Officeworks, and finally got around to setting up my teaching studio the way I wanted.
There’s a limit to how much a student can learn given a half-hour piano lesson per week, and a limit to how quickly he or she can progress. Learning to be a true musician means more than being able to
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Learning piano is fun but can be difficult and it always takes many years to become accomplished. Children will not always have the motivation or drive to put in the time that it takes to succeed, and this is why the role of the parent is so invaluable. Here are four simple things you can do to ensure that your child succeeds at piano.
This chart is designed to help you keep track of repertoire you have learnt and how much you practise it. The chart can list up to twenty-seven pieces on the one page, and there is enough space to record your practise for the entire month. If you have filled up your review chart, you can download and print off another copy.
If you are starting piano lessons and need to buy an instrument, but not sure where to start, then this article is for you. In short: acoustic is best, but it’s expensive. Next-best option is full-length digital keyboard in a cabinet with three pedals. Toy keyboards are not suitable for learning piano.