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TC222: How Teaching Beginners with No Books Revolutionised Georgina’s studio (archives)

by Tim Topham

Find out what results this teacher discovered when she set aside standard method book options and started students with a no-books beginner approach instead, in this favourite show from our archives. When I published the No Book Beginners framework I hoped it would give teachers the confidence to teach more creatively, and that’s exactly what ... TC222: How Teaching Beginners with No Books Revolutionised Georgina’s studio (archives)

01/01/2021 Read more

CPTP081: 3 Steps to the Effective Teaching of any Piano Piece [Worksheet Download]

by Tim Topham

Do you ever wonder exactly how to teach piano pieces? Once students have left their beginner method books, some teachers tend to get a bit lost wondering, “What do I do now? How do I prepare my students for their new pieces without that structure?” The best thing about the creative and flexible approach to ... CPTP081: 3 Steps to the Effective Teaching of any Piano Piece [Worksheet Download]

03/31/2017 Read more

3 Keys to a Comprehensive Piano Lesson Plan

by Tim Topham

Piano teachers are some of the most dedicated, committed and hard-working professionals around. But are we sometimes too dedicated for our own good? I know that feelings of being overwhelmed and burnt-out are all too common. I think part of it stems from our own desire to always deliver that ‘perfect’ lesson. One that includes a little ... 3 Keys to a Comprehensive Piano Lesson Plan

03/08/2017 Read more