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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Teaching is the achievement of shared meaning.” – D.B. Gowen Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Giveaway Winners

Just a quick blog post today, announcing the winners of last month’s giveaway for hardcopies of the student piano solo composition I wrote. Congrats to Carmen, Kristie, and Martyn!  I’ll be in touch by email to request your address. A free digital PDF download of the Holiday Parade piece is available here.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“My contention is that creativity is as important as literacy in education, and we should treat it with the same status.” – Sir Ken Robinson Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Those who dare to teach never cease to learn.” – John Cotton Dana Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Where there is no learning, there is no teaching.” – William Glasser Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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December 2014 Giveaway Winners

Announcing the randomly-chosen winners of the three giveaways last week: Susan Crosser and Julie Lind are the winners of the Music Flash Class app by Henry Flurry. Kristie is the winner of the Bobclass studio management app. Geri is the winner of the “My Piano Trip to London” book by Elena Cobb. Congrats to the […]

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Review & Giveaway: Elena Cobb’s “My Piano Trip To London”

A couple of years ago, I reviewed some lovely sheet music by British teacher/composer Elena Cobb (read the review here). She is the author of the Higgledy Piggledy Jazz books, the “Blue River” book of solos, and more. Elena has recently released a new book: a piano method called “My Piano Trip to London.” “My Piano […]

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App Review & Giveaway: Bobclass for Studio Management

Note: As you can tell, this week I’ve been playing catch-up with a few apps I’ve been wanting to share!  Hope you don’t mind all of the reviews/giveaways this week.  :) Bobclass ($19.99) — iPad only. I’m so excited to share my review of this studio management app with you today!  Let me begin by sharing Bobclass’ description: […]

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” – John Dewey Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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App Review & Giveaway: Music Flash Class

Music Flash Class ($3.99) — for iPhone/iPad. Music Flash Class is an app developed by a piano teacher Henry Flurry.  It has been around for a couple of years now, but an update for iOS 8 was recently released.  The new layout looks good! Music Flash Class is an interactive note identification app.  The settings […]

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App Review — MusicNotes Deck: Music Flash Cards

MusicNotes Deck: Music Flash Cards (FREE) — for iPad or iPhone. This free app comes from the folks behind MusicNotes.com, which by the way, is an excellent website for purchasing arrangements of pop music at various levels for students. The MusicNotes Deck app provides three decks of flash cards: (1) 50 music symbols/terms, (2) two octaves […]

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

“Instruction does much, but instruction does everything.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Feel free to download and share this quote or image.

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