Recital season is upon us! As the “finale” of our semester approaches, recital preparation is on my mind quite a bit. And chances are, even if the winter recital isn’t on the average parent’s mind… your child is thinking about it every...
For Teachers: Practice Routine Worksheet

For Teachers: Practice Routine Worksheet

Click to download for FREE! Hey teachers! Popping in really quickly today to share this new resource. This really needs little explanation: we all know a student (or 47) in desperate need of a practice routine! This worksheet is going home with all of my students at...
How to Sign up for Auto-Pay

How to Sign up for Auto-Pay

Auto Pay is here! I am THRILLED to be offering this new payment method in 2017-18. I know how full your schedules and to-do-lists are, and it makes me so glad to eliminate one more thing from your list! What is Auto-Pay? Enrolling in Auto Pay means your...
Easy Off-Bench Game: “HOW DO I SET UP?”

Easy Off-Bench Game: “HOW DO I SET UP?”

A new off-bench game I’m loving! A lot of my new piano students struggle with initial hand position setup. It’s hard! There are so many little pieces of information to consider (which hand, which finger, which note – and what’s that note called...
Five Practice Tips for Beginners

Five Practice Tips for Beginners

Practicing isn’t easy, but these are my 5 go-to tips. Once these things are in place, it’s hard to go wrong! Practice in a distraction-free environment!  There’s a reason this is number one on the list. Consider the last time you tried to get...