My eBook at Amazon!
TagsCD player chords diary distinction dynamics exam books fingering flats grade 5 theory hand position Italian terms jazz keyboard keys key signatures letter names merit middle C mistakes mnemonics music aural music theory nerves notebook pass pedalling personality phrasing piano-playing piano exams piano lessons piano pupils piano stool piano teacher piano teaching practice rewards rhythm scales sharps sight-reading stickers teaching piano teaching piano at home time signature
Tag Archives: rules
Piano Examinations: Scales (See also Lesson Format 2: Scales). I am starting with this section – rather than with pieces – as I always advise my pupils: ‘scales first’. I also apply this to my teaching methods: I start teaching … Continue reading
Your New Piano Pupil During the initial telephone enquiry from a prospective pupil or his parent, I try to find out as much about him as possible by asking a series of questions. (I am generally approached on the phone, … Continue reading