Collaborative Playing

Collaborative Playing

In my studio, summer is a great time to let students work on collaborative projects. Schedules tend to be lighter, and we don’t have the pressure of recitals or adjudications lurking just around the corner.   When I know one of my piano students also plays another...

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Budding Composers

Budding Composers

Many of my younger students are composing their own piano pieces this summer. We start with easy, manageable composition projects that are quick and fun to do. But the creativity ignited by realizing you can make your own music, and not just play what someone else has written, can shape a pianist's musical journey for a lifetime.
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