You can’t talk about music without talking about joy. It’s why we do all this. I’m not just talking about that heart-pounding, adrenaline-pumping, stomach-leaping joy of really nailing your piece in the big performance…although, I’ll admit, that feels pretty amazing....

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Teacher confession…

I’m going to tell a story that I should proooobably keep to myself. I should pretend to be perfect, I think. (Spoiler alert: I’m not.) But here I go, anyway. Over the last two and a half years, I’ve let my voice get incredibly out of shape. While I was pregnant, I had...

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Scene with a 6 year old

Scene: A 6 year old’s piano lesson.

My student was very resistant to trying something new. She insisted “I just don’t want to do it!” over and over.

I’ve been teaching long enough to know the difference between a badly behaved kid and a kid who’s behaving the way they are because they’re nervous, or afraid they’ll mess up.

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WordPress Resources at SiteGround

WordPress is an award-winning web software, used by millions of webmasters worldwide for building their website or blog. SiteGround is proud to host this particular WordPress installation and provide users with multiple resources to facilitate the management of their...

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