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Resources for 3rd and 4th year students

Subtitled: Is Grade 1 harder than it used to be? Part 2 .  See Part 1 here. I find the transition from the method books to grade 1 to be somewhat challenging with some students.  If only they were all … Continue reading

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Awesome Sight Reading

It’s been one of those interesting weeks when a bunch of things just come together. Monday, after being astounded that a student in her 4th year couldn’t tell me what rit. meant, I created a blank GLOSSARY to be filled in … Continue reading

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Artistry at the Piano – some questions answered

I’ve had a few teachers express some reservations about various things in the Artistry at the Piano method. I’m still a neophyte Artistry teacher, so I will let the words of Greta Hansen-Carballo alleviate some nervousness. As Mary Gae George … Continue reading

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