Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The Best Online Keyboard Lessons

People enroll in music schools or in online classes to learn how to play piano.There are those who find the latter more convenient and useful because of their priorities such as work, school or family. For individuals who are planning to enroll in a piano course online, it is imperative that they are able to choose the best lessons available. There are many online keyboard lessons to choose from in the internet, and this often makes choosing very challenging. This article here below will provide you some tips on how to spot the best online keyboard lessons. Check this out:

What are the Best Online Keyboard Lessons? | My Piano Lessons

http://mypianolessons.com/best-online-keyboard-lessons/With so many keyboard lessons available online these days, it can prove to be a real challenge sorting out which of them are worth your hard earned cash and which of them are best left alone. The market has become so huge and confusing, so I thought I’d provide some guidance on where to go to find the best online keyboard lessons – lessons which are actually worth your time! (note: to skip down to my recommendations, click here).

The Best Keyboard Lessons for You

The first point to consider is that whilst there are a few lessons out there which are best avoided altogether, the difficulty is mainly about finding the best ones for you. The many packages of lessons available cover a huge spectrum of teaching content, and so for you to ensure that you buy a product that you’re happy with, it’s important that you stop and think for a few minutes about exactly what and how you want to learn. mypianolessons.com

I hope you found this post helpful. I actually have quite a number of reading materials about finding online lessons, how to choose a music school to attend to and other topics about piano playing. I will be featuring posts here in the coming days so please keep yourself updated.

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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

What To Look For To Find The Best Piano Teacher

There are many things to consider to find the right piano teacher. However, before considering these factors, try to first check out if the student is physically and mentally ready for the lessons. Experts do not recommend children below 7 years old to enroll in a class mainly because of factors such as motor skills, reading ability, or attention span.  At an early age, the muscles and connective tissues of children are still not yet formed so they are still not recommended for piano class.

To find the right piano teacher, check out the local college music departments. Find out who their teachers are, and their students if possible. Students may be inexperienced but they are inexpensive too. Find a teacher that has been teaching piano for many years. Mentors who have been teaching for quite a while often have the experience, knowledge and skills to provide the most ideal piano lessons for students.

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It is similarly important that you know exactly what you want in a teacher. Do you or the child want to play Jazz or Classical music? There are teachers who specialize in certain types of piano music and all you have to do is look for them. Find out if the teacher has the ability to make customize lessons that are suitable for the needs and music goals of students. It is very important that a teacher has the knowledge, experience and talents to help students achieve their goals. Find a teacher who is passionate not just with playing piano but also teaching.

A good piano teacher should demonstrate remarkable abilities not just in teaching but also playing the instrument. This is especially important for students who have more learning needs. Check out the educational background of the teacher and if she or he has received awards both in playing and teaching piano. However, you should also consider that there are self-taught musicians that are better teachers than those who have a college degree in music. Choose one that you think has the ability to contribute to  their student’s music success.

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The teacher should also be one that is approachable and has the ability to make the class conducive for learning. If students are afraid of asking or approaching the teacher, it can be difficult for them to learn continually as they should. You need to find a mentor with qualifications that are beneficial for your learning experience and music success. You may research about the teacher, and try to determine whether or not she or he has the qualifications you are looking for.

There are other factors to consider such as the location of the teacher. You need to figure out if going to class is too inconvenient because of the distance from your place to the studio. You may find a teacher nearer to your location if you have a hectic schedule. Try to check out the studio and determine if there are noises or disturbances that could potentially hinder you from learning. Other factors to consider are the cost of the lessons and the schedule.


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Sunday, May 31, 2015

Eliminating Cold Hands To Play Piano Better

In attending piano lessons, one needs to learn about and overcome issues such as cold hands. Cold hands are one of the most common unpleasant experiences that beginners often encounter while practicing or performing. Well, there are actually several ways to combat cold hands. Having cold hands can actually impede aspiring pianists to progress and […]

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Improving One’s Piano Performance

As a piano teacher for many years, I have seen quite a lot of changes that I believe have influenced the way that beginners play piano. The technology has made it fast and convenient for people to learn a lot of things on their own. For individuals who are into music, particularly piano playing, there […]

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

Ear Training For Piano Students

There are many lessons that aspiring pianists should learn about when trying to learn piano. One of my students yesterday asked me about ear training and why exactly does it matter. Well, having good ears is essential for one to become a great pianist. I discussed the importance of ear training to my students, and […]

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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Why Take Piano Lessons?

Today I decided to feature two amazing posts about piano lessons, and the reasons why music-oriented people should take it. The first article here discusses the benefits of piano lessons for young children, and the second, on the other hand, is for anyone of any age. I realized that taking a music class can be […]

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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Choosing the Right Piano

When I was just starting to learn how to play piano, I can remember going to a shop with my mom feeling thrilled and overjoyed. I believed that all I needed was a piano and a good Singapore piano teacher. I used to have a keyboard, but when my mother saw the need to purchase […]

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