When to switch to the next music lesson?

Most children will need two or three music lessons a week.  The benefit of online lessons is that students can move at their own pace. Students can spend extra time on lessons they struggle with or move faster through lessons they’ve mastered. Some parents want...

Advantages of Learning music Online

Teacher Quality and Selection    If you’re lucky enough to have a top-quality piano teacher in your neighborhood, that’s wonderful! Unfortunately, many people don’t. In this new world of internet learning, you can take lessons from some of the best, most...

Skills for better Music Practice

Practice Skills Independently finds and prepares all materials needed for lesson or practice, such as sheet music, tablet or computer, audio player, metronome etc. Uses correct posture and hand position when playing. Follows lesson or practice lessons from a teacher,...

Advantages of Learning music Online

For most of the children, that will be at least two or three music lessons a week. The benefit of online lessons is that each student can find their own pace. A child who is having difficulty with a lesson can spend several days on it, while another child who masters...

Music enhances other skills too!

Learning music makes children smarter and happier. Research has proven that children who are involved in music are more likely to have better problem-solving skills and improved academic skills such as reading and math. However, the biggest benefit the child will...

Motivating Students to Practice Music

Some students are self motivated.  Others need a push from their teachers, parents, or friends. Here are some tips for motivating your student.   -Know your child and what type of motivation will work. If a child is very self motivated, that is great!...

5 Great Habits for Practicing Music

Here are 5 music practice habits to aid you on your teaching journey! 1) Practice makes perfect- We’ve heard it time and time again and probably said it to our students on more than one occasion. So maybe a better saying is “slow and precise practice makes perfect.”...

Tips for More Effective Practice Time

1) Practice everyday – Make practice a part of your daily routine – Do you like to practice early in the morning or late at night? Everyone is different.  Figure out the best time for you to practice and stick with it. 2) Never forget your finger exercises and...

8 Things Every Parent Should Know About Practicing Music

1. Practicing every day for short periods is much more effective than practicing for longer, less frequent periods of time. Ideally, students should practice at least 5-10 minutes every day. Think of it as replacing one social media session with one music practice...

Music is the universal language

Music is one of the most common “languages” spoken (or played) around the world. People of all nationalities listen to, play, learn, and teach music on a variety of instruments. No matter what language(s) you speak, music can be understood in any country, by any...