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NEW! Music Flip Flop Flashcards

Music Flip Flop Flashcards - Download FREE for now! Your students are going to love these new music flip flop flashcards! There are so many ways you can use them to teach your students note names, white key names, and more! These music flip flop flashcards are FREE (for now), but [...]

How to Teach Sonatinas to 21st Century Piano Students

How to Teach Sonatinas to 21st Century Piano Students Why is it important to know how to teach sonatinas to kids and teens in the 21st Century? As you already know, a lot of piano students would rather just play pop music, movie music or video game music. So introducing them to and [...]

By | 2017-03-13T10:42:23+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Games and Activities, Group Lessons, Piano Teaching|0 Comments

Teach Piano Improvisation with Forrest Kinney – Get the Create First Duet Book FREE

Learn to Teach Piano Improvisation with Forrest Kinney - Get a free Create First book! I'm so excited to tell you about a brand new series of books by Forrest Kinney that is designed to teach improvisation to all ages of students, including beginners who have no pulse! I've been [...]

New 2017 Music Valentines – Free!

New 2017 Music Valentines! I have a new gift for you as part of the ComposeCreate community! You may have used the other Valentine Music Notes to give to your students as valentines or to use as a game. But, you can't keep giving them the same music valentines year [...]

Free American Football Music Flashcards!

Football Music Flashcards - Download FREE! In celebration of the release of the new Football Fever piano piece, I wanted to give you some football music flashcards that you can use, especially now as the Super Bowl is coming up! But these are not just music flashcards! We all [...]

Free Holiday Music Lesson Plan

The Perfect Holiday Music Lesson Plan   Are you overwhelmed trying to think up a good holiday music lesson plan? Here's the perfect recipe for a group lesson or party that will have your students so excited about coming back in January! This is probably the cheapest and most fun group [...]

FREE Holiday Who Am I Game

Free Holiday Who Am I Game! Holiday group lessons or parties have always been my favorite part of the teaching year! But, we all know that group lessons can be tons of work beforehand. So this year, I'm giving away two holiday games, which when combined with Holiday Rhythm Cup Explorations, mean [...]

Now Available: Piano Tracks for Holiday Rhythm Cups!

Now Available: Piano Tracks for Holiday Rhythm Cups Since releasing the super popular Holiday Rhythm Cup Explorations, I've received many requests for Piano Tracks for Holiday Rhythm Cups. And it made me realize that in a perfect world, we would all have an intermediate student who could play the intermediate piano score [...]

Sight Reading Holiday Challenge

Download the Music Sight Reading Holiday Challenge How about a sight reading holiday challenge to motivate your students during these busy holiday months! This one one of the best ideas I ever had for my studio and like most creative ideas, it was based on another idea I got [...]

2016 All is Calm Release Party: FREE Holiday Gift Tags + Chance to Win $10 off Any Purchase!

$29.97  $25.97  Studio Licensed Bundle! Use for yourself and all students you directly teach!  [These are no longer available free as that was a limited offer just for newsletter subscribers.] Sign up for the newsletter [...]