Category Archives: Piano Framework

Curiosity Box

A REVIEW OF 2019 CURIOSITY BOXES

2019 has been a bumper year for our Curiosity Boxes, the monthly series of masterclasses, workshops and library of teaching resources available to members. Here’s a round up of all the resources that have been published this year. If you’re already a member of The Community you can just click on the links for immediate […]

4 Essential Ingredients for Piano Teachers

I love cake! What’s more I love making cakes, especially cupcakes but I am not someone who just remembers recipes so when I have to make a special, celebratory tea with a menu made up of sandwiches, jelly, cupcakes, swiss roll etc. I go straight to my recipe books, usually Nigella where I know I […]

Understanding the difference between learning skills and concepts

What skills and concepts do our pupils actually learn in their piano lessons? ¬†WE NEED TO BECOME MORE SYSTEMATIC IN OUR TEACHING¬† This week I went for a ‘quick’ spin in a Lamborghini Huracan. To say that I got out of the car with my knees trembling is a bit of an understatement! Sadly, I […]