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How to be a Successful Piano Student

If you're thinking of taking piano lessons, there are five things you need to know. Many times parents sign up their child for lessons without understanding how much work and dedication it takes. Playing piano is a life long skill that takes years to develop and regular practice. Here are five suggestions for success for any piano student of any age. 1. Practice Regularly Everyday practice is best, but we all have lives. If you skip a day it's not the end of the world. Give yourself permission to take weekends, and lesson days off. If you spend the time each day, practice will be more effective. Our brains and muscles need time to absorb and process new skills, so short sessions more

Practice Smart, Not Hard!

10 Practice strategies for piano students from beginner to advanced. There’s so much more to practicing than repetition. While repetition is the cornerstone of mastering any skill, it is not the only technique for practicing piano. Following are my best suggestions for making your practice efficient and saving you time and energy while mastering your music. 1. REPETITION Okay, repetition is the first technique on the list. It has to be. Without repetition, our fingers and our brains won’t have the skills to play fluently. Research shows that we learn most efficiently with short, frequent practice sessions. This is the most commonly used technique for learning a piece of music but it is onl

Practice Smart, Not Hard!

10 Practice strategies for piano students from beginner to advanced. There’s so much more to practicing than repetition. While repetition is the cornerstone of mastering any skill, it is not the only technique for practicing piano. Following are my best suggestions for making your practice efficient and saving you time and energy while mastering your music. 1. REPETITION Okay, repetition is the first technique on the list. It has to be. Without repetition, our fingers and our brains won’t have the skills to play fluently. Research shows that we learn most efficiently with short, frequent practice sessions. This is the most commonly used technique for learning a piece of music but it is o

Beginning Piano Technique

6 Essential piano playing techniques for beginners. Technique is defined as a way of carrying out a particular task. Here are 5 essential that your students should know from the start. Mastering these techniques will set your students up for success and help them develop beautiful, graceful piano playing as they advance. 1. Proper Playing Posture 2. Round Hand Shape 3. FIrm Fingertips 4. Arm Weight 5. Thumb Position 6. Finger Independence Hashtag your posts Love to #hashtag? Good news! You can add tags (#vacation #dream #summer) throughout your posts to reach more people. Why hashtag? People can use your hashtags to search through content on your blog and find the content that matters

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