Tag: teaching tips

Teaching Students with Disabilities

By Dennis McCorkle   I first have to state up front that I am neither a certified music therapist nor a medical practitioner. I am however a teacher with over fifty years’…

Using Teaching Tools in Lessons

Using Teaching Tools in Lessons

Written by Susan Lawrence  As you know, there are so many strategies used in effective teaching. Recognizing the student’s lifestyle, schedule, and learning style is important in knowing what I can set for…

Tips for Choosing the Right Piano Bench

Piano Teaching Tips from Martha Mier

I have always loved the cool sounds of jazz or blues music. My Jazz, Rags & Blues series has been very popular with today’s young piano students. Many piano teachers have told…

How to Overcome Student Boredom

How to Overcome Student Boredom

Hello fellow music educators! My name is Ariana Bina and I teach violin/viola and piano lessons in Austin, Texas. In this article I want to address an issue that many of you have…