Monthly Archives: April 2014

Piano Teacher Institute Update

Since last week’s announcement, I have been spending every spare moment of my time writing the course material to be able to offer a six-week course this summer.  It is challenging work, but I’m having a blast.  I’m happy to announce that the Week 1 coursework is complete and Week 2 is nearly complete. As […]

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“If a child hears fine music from the day of his birth and learns to play it himself, he develops sensitivity, discipline and endurance. He gets a beautiful heart.” —  Dr. Shin’ichi Suzuki Every Wednesday brings Words of Wisdom here at the Color in my Piano blog in the form of a musical quote or […]

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Announcing: Piano Teacher Institute with Joy Morin

I received nearly 300 responses to my survey about offering an online piano course for piano teachers.  I was so encouraged by your comments that I immediately began writing the course material to be able to offer a 6-week course this summer.  Thanks so much for your feedback!  I am SO excited about this endeavor. […]

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“I was obliged to be industrious.  Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally as well.” — Johann Sebastian Bach Every Wednesday brings Words of Wisdom here at the Color in my Piano blog in the form of a musical quote or joke, intended to bring inspiration or humor to the middle of your week. Have […]

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Mozart Lapbook Fun

A reader recently sent me the kindest email telling me about how her recent “Mozart party” went with her students.  They used the Mozart Great Composers & Their Music lapbook that is available in my shop.  It was so fun to read about how Mary’s Mozart lesson went! Hi Joy, The Mozart Party was a […]

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Survey: Interest In A Summer Online Course for Piano Teachers

Greetings! Summer is going to be here before we know it!  I have been spending time lately planning my summer lessons/camps. And guess what:  I have also been contemplating the possibility of offering an online summer course for  piano teachers.  You all know how passionate I am about pedagogy and piano teaching.  And I love […]

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2014 Spring Recital

This year at our Spring Recital, I decided to ask a friend to take photos.  I just received the photos from her and I love how this group photo turned out!

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