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Can You Raise Your Piano Lesson Price Too High?

Can You Raise Your Piano Lesson Price Too High? I had an experience about four months ago that made me so upset I couldn’t write about it for months. I knew I was too angry at that time to communicate anything good. But I learned a serious lesson in [...]

New Vivaldi Music Certificates!

$4.99 Studio license (on sale for a limited time) Add to Cart New Vivaldi Music Certificates! Today, we're adding to the collection of 21st Century certificate designs! I love this new Vivaldi Music Certificate package because it pairs perfectly with the new Vivaldi Spring Recital Program Template Package [...]

New 2019 Spring Template!

Add to Cart $7.99 Studio license (sale for a limited time) New Spring Template Package! I'm so excited about this year's spring template package because it's just so beautiful. It's my favorite so far. The colors are popular, it features Vivaldi's spring melody, it showcases beautiful [...]

New Sports Music Flashcards

$4 Studio license Add to Cart New Sports Music Flashcards and Games I have a soccer lover in my house now. And I've found that if I can tie soccer to anything, it's automatically fun for my kiddo! So it seemed only natural with the release of the new [...]

Yellow overlays for dyslexic piano students – Does it work?

Yellow overlays for dyslexic piano students? Do you know the name Cappy Kennedy Cory? Cappy wrote music for the Noona Piano Method a while ago, but she's been a dear email friend of mine for quite some time. She emailed me last year to tell me how she's been [...]

Six Seasonal Songs to Share – New Design

Click to download Six Seasonal Songs to Share - New Design I'm going to be gut honest with you. During the Christmas break, my child will not be practicing every day. As a matter of fact, there will quite a few days that my child will not be "practicing" at all. [...]

New Editable Recital Template for Halloween!

Add to Cart $7.99 Studio license (sale for a limited time) New Editable Recital Template for Halloween! Oh my! I'm so excited about this new editable recital template for halloween! Here's why: Orange and black are entirely overused for halloween. It's time for an interesting color scheme! [...]

How to Become an Indispensable Piano Teacher

How to Become an Indispensable Piano Teacher In a world where parents are constantly re-evaluating the cost of a recurring service, job security may depend in part on how indispensable we are to our piano students. How do we become an indispensable piano teacher? How do we keep parents [...]

Make-up Lesson Boundaries – Are you enabling bad behavior?

Click to download a printable copy of this article Make-up Lesson Boundaries - Are you enabling bad behavior? You've heard about the importance of setting boundaries, right? About 10 years ago, that phase, "setting boundaries" was all the rage in counseling. So many books were written about it and [...]

New Music Certificate Templates!

$4.99 Studio license Add to Cart New Vertical Music Certificates! Over the last few years, I've received a number of requests for a modern attractive music certificate to award to students at recitals or special events.  You might remember that I'm not a huge certificate fan, since they [...]