‘Zebra on a Pogo Stick’ is a student favourite from Piano Safari Book 1. I haven’t met a student yet who doesn’t love this piece. Over time, I have picked up which style of rote piece introduction suits which piece. ‘Zebra on a Pogo Stick’ is very suited to this tactic of hands separate work….
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This post is the fifth in the video series: Colourful Keys Quick Clips. You can catch all the quick clips published so far by clicking here. In the last two quick clips, I shared some of my specific rote teaching strategies. In this video – I want you to see what rote pieces can do….
There’s been so much to WOW me this month. Let’s jump right in to these awesome piano teaching resources and refuel your teaching fires. These three recommended resources are extremely varied, but they all share one thing – they keep piano students engaged and involved in their learning. This is especially important for teen piano students,…