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Teaching Piano in Groups by Christopher Fisher

Teaching Piano in Groups by Christopher Fisher

Posted on Dec 12, 2019 in Featured, Planning, think

It has been an honor to chat with teachers from all over the world about group piano teaching. One of my most favorite things to do is to match them up with the best resources available that I am aware of. One of these timeless resources is Christopher Fisher’s book Teaching Piano in Groups.  It […]

Same Song for All

Same Song for All

Posted on Oct 30, 2019 in Class Routine, Featured, Methods, Planning

What? Really? There is no variety in your studio? What do you mean “they all play the same song”? Aren’t your students bored? What about siblings? Won’t they be upset they are playing the same song? It is one of the best things I have done for my studio. I Simplified my repertoire choices. Why? […]

How I Teach My Groups

How I Teach My Groups

Posted on Oct 12, 2019 in Class Routine, Featured, Methods, Planning

If you are an experienced piano teacher you know what it is like to teach a wide range of students with different skills and abilities. In my studio I might have 8 students during the same hour learning together. This is becoming more and more common as teachers discover the value of teaching piano in […]