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How to Record Online Lessons

by Diego Cardini

Online teaching can be overwhelming. We break down the equipment to get you started.

04/15/2022 Read more

TC257: How to save your sanity creating weekly lesson plans with Rosemarie Penner

by Tim Topham

Creating weekly lesson plans can be stressful during lessons, and can eat up your valuable planning time, too. Rosemarie Penner of The Unfinished Lesson shares how you can win back your time with making successful lesson plans for your students. She also shares some of the ways to manage online lesson plans, how to engage ... TC257: How to save your sanity creating weekly lesson plans with Rosemarie Penner

09/03/2021 Read more

TC244: Supporting your local community with Mike Grande

by Tim Topham

We’ve got a return guest today, Mike Grande, who actually came on the show about a year ago right at the start of the pandemic.  We’re doing a catch up on what he’s been up to, how he handled the closure of his half a million dollar school in New York 5 months after it ... TC244: Supporting your local community with Mike Grande

06/04/2021 Read more

TC208: Amy Jorgensen’s pivot to a total Virtual Piano Academy

by Tim Topham

In true entrepreneurial form, when life handed Amy a change of plans with career, she catapulted forward to open a dream venture: a virtual piano academy. Amy Bastow Jorgensen joins us on the TopCast today to talk all about her new startup platform where she’s serving students online with remarkable results, all while freeing up ... TC208: Amy Jorgensen’s pivot to a total Virtual Piano Academy

09/18/2020 Read more

TC199: How Rock Out Loud Outperforms Zoom for Music Lessons Online

by Tim Topham

Today we’re taking a look at Rock Out Loud Live, which is well-positioned to take over Zoom’s market share for online music lessons. We’ll meet Mike Grande, the founder of Rock Out Loud Live, and hear why he’s created this new teaching platform, niched specifically for musicians and just released in July 2020. In this ... TC199: How Rock Out Loud Outperforms Zoom for Music Lessons Online

07/17/2020 Read more