Is Big Brother Watching Your Piano Studio Advertising Strategies…

Probably not… but you should. If you want your advertising dollars to work hard for you, it is essential that you track your marketing campaigns. There are many ways you can advertise a piano t … Continue Reading →

Piano Teachers Are Helping Struggling Readers

I always find it important to continually reinforce the benefits of piano lessons to the clients at my teaching studio. Here's a little something you might want to share with your piano … Continue Reading →

If You Like This, You’ll Love Our Book . . .

We believe in inventing our own materials and programs to ensure that what we teach is unique, innovative and edgy. We believe in making it a priority to recognize student achievements in ways that … Continue Reading →

Why the Word “Bored” Isn’t in My Piano Students’ Vocabulary…

Piano lessons can be boring… so can dirt biking, fishing, and dancing, if you do them regularly enough. Boredom is the biggest obstacle piano teachers must overcome if they desire a successful and r … Continue Reading →

Your Piano Teaching Policies Don’t Scare Me

I think after writing this post, I’ll finally put this topic to rest. But before I can I have to be blunt… piano teachers spend too much time fretting over their teaching policies. Do you need piano s … Continue Reading →

Teach Every Student Like They Are a Pain In the A#$

We’ve all had those students who make us cringe; the kids who won’t practice, won’t sit still or won’t listen! We shudder as their lesson time approaches and hope that for once they might be a “no-sho … Continue Reading →

Don’t Force Teenage Piano Students Into Recitals

Read any piano forum or blog on the internet and you’ll find that one of the biggest issues facing today’s teachers is the retention of teenage students. In fact, amongst teachers, it is almost a giv … Continue Reading →

Piano Teachers Who Fake It, Are Piano Teachers Who Get It

Would someone please explain to me why, after 20 years of piano lessons, I had no idea what a Fake Book was? For those of you who just thought, “What's a fake book?” I sympathize with you. For tho … Continue Reading →