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[Expert Roundup] Mistakes to Avoid When You Start Teaching Group Piano

by Tim Topham

We have discussed in length this month about how to teach group lessons and convert your studio to group piano lessons. But how about what not to do? Over the past few weeks I have asked some group piano teaching experts about some of the mistakes they made when they started teaching group piano. Hopefully, ... [Expert Roundup] Mistakes to Avoid When You Start Teaching Group Piano

09/25/2017 Read more

The Number One Mistake that Piano Teachers Make

by Tim Topham

Introduction There are lots of questions that piano teachers ask me on a regular basis. Things like, “How do I improvise?” or “What apps do I need” or “How do I keep my teens motivated?”. However, there is one far more important question that all music educators should be asking and thinking about regularly and ... The Number One Mistake that Piano Teachers Make

02/16/2017 Read more

6 mistakes I made when I started teaching piano

by Tim Topham

In this post, I want to get personal and share some of the mistakes I made when I first started teaching piano. I think it’s great to share stories like this for two reasons: so that others can learn from them (and hopefully avoid them) and also so that other teachers realise that mistakes are ... 6 mistakes I made when I started teaching piano

12/11/2015 Read more