You may remember meeting Karen, one of my former adult students, in this post from last September. She was one of my first RMM students at Senseney Music in Wichita. I recently received an exciting update from Karen. Perhaps her story is the inspiration you need to tackle your new years resolution or check the next item off your bucket list! Karen says: "I spent the Christmas holiday in … [Read more...] about Need Inspiration?
Sign up now for a Spring 2012 session. Lessons begin the week of January 9. Fun classes and lessons for kids and adults of all levels are avaiable! Click here to register. … [Read more...] about Want to learn piano?
I've noticed that my elementary and middle school students will take any chance they can get to hold and play with an iPod, so I've been taking advantage of this opportunity to get them to practice theory drills. :) My hour-long Piano Lessons/Lab for kids allows for plenty of time to try out theory games and apps. Lately we've been enjoying Music Theory Pro. My beginning students have mostly … [Read more...] about App Review: Music Theory Pro
A couple of weeks ago, I posted about all the great live music that had heard recently and how its so fun to hear live music. Going to live music performances is always better than hearing a recording, but particularly for a symphony! On Saturday night, I got to hear Daniil Trifonov, the winner of the 2011 Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow, perform with the Signature Symphony. It was an … [Read more...] about Watching Music
Do you know an adult who's always wanted to play piano? Invite them to stop by an Open House to learn more about a Recreational Music Making program for adult beginners! Oh, and there will be snacks and prizes too! :) Date: Sunday, October 9 Time: 7-8PM Place: Megan's Piano Lessons RSVP: To Megan for directions 918-636-2508 or megan at meganspianolessons dot … [Read more...] about Recreational Music Making Open House – October 9
Last spring I was having a discussion with one of my adult students about listening to live music. He was telling me how much he loves listening to live music because you get the visual of seeing the performers with their instruments and seeing a real person responding to the music. I must say, I agree with him. It's nice to have the convenience of recordings, but they really can't replace the … [Read more...] about Music, Live