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How to Teach Burgmuller Ballade in C minor Op 100 No 15 [Free Score and Notes]

by Ruby Rose Cruz

How to Teach Burgmuller Ballade in C minor Op 100 No 15 [Free Score and Notes] Today’s Free Download

04/29/2020 Read more

Quick Wins for Teaching Advanced Piano Technique

by Tim Topham

Get quick tips on how to teach advanced piano technique.

01/14/2020 Read more

CPTP180: Melody Bober in Conversation

by Tim Topham

Do you compose your own music? Do you explore music composition with your students? Composers truly bring me in awe with their work and I am so honored to be interviewing a very well-known artist who I’ve wanted to have on the show forever.  I thought it would be fun to end Season 3 of ... CPTP180: Melody Bober in Conversation

12/06/2019 Read more

How One Epic Piano Teachers’ Conference Will Change Your Teaching Forever – Part 2

by Tim Topham

Find out what makes our piano teachers' conference different. Part 2

12/05/2019 Read more

How One Epic Piano Teachers’ Conference Will Change Your Teaching Forever – Part 1

by Tim Topham

Introducing a piano teachers' conference unlike any other. Part 1

11/24/2019 Read more

CPTP177: Are You Fit 4 Piano? Rae de Lisle Unpacks her Interactive Technique Book

by Tim Topham

What approach do you use when teaching technique to your students? Are you familiar with the techniques you should teach? My guest today, Rae de Lisle, is the author of Fit 4 Piano eBook, Associate Professor of Piano at the University of Auckland, and one of New Zealand’s foremost piano pedagogues. Her teaching has produced ... CPTP177: Are You Fit 4 Piano? Rae de Lisle Unpacks her Interactive Technique Book

11/15/2019 Read more
 

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CPTP176: A Fireside Chat with Marvin Blickenstaff

by Tim Topham

What approach do you use in teaching your students, especially beginners? My guest on this podcast episode, Marvin Blickenstaff, is one of the most well-known and well-loved teachers in the US. He is a teacher, lecturer, performer and publisher with numerous honours and awards under his belt. His extensive background in piano as well as ... CPTP176: A Fireside Chat with Marvin Blickenstaff

11/08/2019 Read more

Introducing TopMusicCo

by Tim Topham

Something special is coming to your favourite creative piano teaching site I’m super excited to announce that you’ll soon see some changes at TimTopham.com. A lot has changed since I started blogging in 2010. What started as a simple blog has now become a company with a team of fourteen people supporting teachers around the ... Introducing TopMusicCo

11/01/2019 Read more

CPTP173: MTNA President Martha Hilley on 49 Years of Teaching and Mentoring the Next Generation

by Tim Topham

How did your journey to music education start and where is it now? Are you engaging yourself in conferences, associations, and getting certifications that can support and build you up as a professional music educator?  My guest today has had over 49 years of teaching in music education and has definitely made a mark in ... CPTP173: MTNA President Martha Hilley on 49 Years of Teaching and Mentoring the Next Generation

10/18/2019 Read more

10 Irresistible Piano Teacher Qualities

by Emma Lunsford

How to Attract Students by Emphasizing Your Strengths: 10 Piano Teacher Qualities that Will Set You Apart as a Piano Teacher With a competitive market, teachers can feel unmemorable amongst the crowd, with parents calling one teacher after another. Or worse yet, they may feel pressured to compete on price. Instead, a better approach is ... 10 Irresistible Piano Teacher Qualities

10/14/2019 Read more

We Did A Survey and Here’s What a Typical Piano Teacher Looks Like

by Tim Topham

What does the typical piano teacher look like these days?

03/19/2019 Read more

How to Teach Piano Chords: The B.S. Method

by Tim Topham

Ever wondered the simplest way to teach piano chords? If you’d said to me a month ago that talking “BS” in my studio was a good way of helping kids play chords, I would have been shocked to say the least! Now, having used this technique on a number of students, its value is unsurpassed ... How to Teach Piano Chords: The B.S. Method

12/07/2018 Read more