How do you teach technique to beginning piano students?

How do you teach technique to beginning piano students?
Beginning piano technique: Back to basics "He's just trying it out, so he doesn't need an expert teacher. We'll just go to the most inexpensive teacher we can find until we know he likes it." How many times have we bristled at this kind of statement? We know that the first experience with any new endeavor is the most important, the most lasting. Be...
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How Do We Get to the Center?

"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."– Plato  In the new issue of Clavier Companion, Pete Jutras wrote a thought-provoking article titled, "Finding the Center." In the article he challenges us to keep the "person" the focus of what we...
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Musical Growth: A Natural Process

My second child turned one in October. I am always amazed at how much a baby grows and changes throughout the first year. I think back to Christmas last year and he was basically a newborn, sleeping most of the day and not very aware of his surroundings. Only one year later he is nearly running, stealing ornaments off the Christmas tree, eating enj...
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