Get ready, folks - the most amazing online piano school for popular piano is coming soon to a browser near you!

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Thursday, 16 October 2014 20:00

The Craziest Way To Learn To Read Music

Struggling to read sheet music? Here's a set of crazy mnemonics that you'll find unforgettable to find any note in Treble or Bass Clef staff lines instantly!

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Monday, 13 October 2014 20:00

A Better Way To Teach Chamber Music

I'm a firm believer that anyone can learn to play music, even in chamber music/ensemble settings, given the right motivation and a creative approach to teaching.

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Tuesday, 07 October 2014 20:00

How To Improve A Skill

The good folks at the International Human Press (ITHP) invited me to write an article on "how to learn a skill" after watching some of my "Clair de lune From Scratch" piano lesson videos for folks who have never played the piano before.

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Thursday, 02 October 2014 20:00

The Secret To Perfect Pedaling

Using the damper pedal (the far right pedal on acoustic and electronic pedals) is a wonderful effect for sustaining the sound of the piano. But it can be tricky to use it in a way that doesn't make the sound 'muddy' by mixing in unwanted chord or harmony changes.

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Tuesday, 30 September 2014 00:00

4 Ways To Learn Music Online

Online music lessons, once regarded with "artistic disdain" (and perhaps more than a helping of technophobia), are quickly becoming commonplace and surprisingly effective.

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