OK, Who Can Come Up With The Most Inventive Piano Studio Quest?

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There’s a great children’s book called Math Curse. The main character in the book believes his math teacher has put a curse on him; everywhere in his life he is surrounded by math problems. These days … Continue Reading →

Your Not-So-Musical Piano Parents Need This Piano Practice Cheat Sheet

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A year and a half ago we wrote a post with a formula that relates to the success of your piano studio. The formula went a little something like this: Practice + Progress = Happy Kids = Happy Parents … Continue Reading →

10 Things You Need To Know About TEDDtales

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A little over a week ago, Andrea and I launched our newest resource, TEDDtales, to pre-release members, and today marks the official world-wide launch! If you’ve heard the chatter and want to learn m … Continue Reading →

How Thrift Store Junk Can Motivate Your Piano Students

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In July of 2009 an experiment was conducted that did not have anything to do with piano teaching. But, as it turned out, the results have EVERYTHING to do with piano teaching. The Significant … Continue Reading →

How To Grow Your Studio With Your Personal Facebook Page

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If you’re like many piano teachers, your personal Facebook page and your studio Facebook page are two very separate entities; studio news never shows up on your personal page, and personal news never s … Continue Reading →

Have You Been Waiting Too Long For A Fun And Fresh Approach To Technical Exercises?

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Just a quick reminder that today is the last day to sign up (at the bottom of this page) for the Pre-Release List and get 25% off our newest resource, TEDDtales: Technical Exercises, Dramatically … Continue Reading →

What a Real Life Strong Lady Taught Me About Piano Teaching

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For the last week, Trevor and I have been taking our girls to see a travelling circus, a strong lady, a world record holding jugglers, and a bunch of comedians. All of these performers have been part … Continue Reading →

What Are TEDDtales And Why You Will Shout… Finally!

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When something is right, it just feels right! I spend a lot of time running new piano teaching resources through my mind. To the rest of the world it seems like I’m just sitting at a desk staring out … Continue Reading →