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Theory Letter

Theory Examination Letter When my pupils have passed their grade 4 piano exam it’s time to discuss with them – and their parents – which route they plan to take next. At this point I send out a letter explaining … Continue reading

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Tips for Teachers

Tips for Piano Teachers 1) Find yourself a ‘guinea pig’ to practise on before you start teaching paying customers. 2) Spend time choosing piano course books. (To help with this, visit piano course books at Musicroom.com or Amazon UK/Amazon US). … Continue reading

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Theory Exams

Music Theory Examinations I spend little time on music theory in the early stages. Some teachers would argue that theory should be taught straight away but I don’t feel that this is the most effective use of a piano teacher’s … Continue reading

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ABOUT ME

About Me: Why I Became a Piano Teacher When I started out in this profession, I didn’t have the self-belief to tell people: ‘I’m a piano teacher’: instead I described myself as ‘a full time mum who teaches a bit … Continue reading

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