Welcome to Our New Site!

We have worked hard at redesigning our look and our brand. Our goal is to share resources and activities to make every piano studio a vibrant and magical place. A place where teachers and students discover a love for music, develop well-rounded skills, stay driven and find delight in music.

Ditch the Lesson Book

I'm trying something new with most of my students this summer - ditching the lesson book!  We will return to lesson books in the fall, but I decided a lot of my students could benefit from a break.  I think method books are great for elementary students, they make...

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Inspiration from Peter Mack

Texas Music Teachers Association hosted a wonderful convention over Father's Day weekend with Peter Mack as a special guest.  If you're not familiar with Dr. Mack you can read a short bio here.  Peter Mack gave an opening keynote address, a session on "The Art of the...

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Tuesday Teaching Tactic #12

"Was that right?" "Where do my hands go?" "Is this the right note?" Our students can ask a lot of questions. But who answers those questions when they're trying to practice at home? If they don't have a parent who can help they are often lost. That's why one of my...

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Celebrating Student Accomplishments – Free Printable

Our students accomplish amazing things in the piano studio all the time!  But often we breeze right past them.  They conquer that B-major five-finger scale that's been a struggle.  Master hands together in a tricky passage.  Finish a book, memorize a piece, students...

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