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
For my first several weeks in Tulsa, I had only been teaching Skype lessons, but last week marked the launch of Megan's Piano Lessons: Tulsa Edition. I had my first in-person student come to my new studio. I'm really excited about my new studio. It has everything I need! I thought I'd share some pictures so you can visualize Megan's Piano Lessons. :) The walls are still bare and there are a … [Read more...] about Peek Inside My Studio
This post is part of a series of interviews of RMM (Recreational Music Making) students. Karen began learning piano using the RMM approach in January 2010. What made you decide to start taking piano at this point in your life? I love music and I've always wanted to play the piano, but never found the time to learn. After watching my 8 year old niece play the piano during a Christmas visit, I … [Read more...] about Meet an RMM Student: Karen
First off, don't forget about the piano lesson sale going on until Thursday! Its a really good deal on piano lessons! This weekend, I rediscovered this really cute video of an elderly couple playing a duet together. I later found this great news story called Happiness Goes Viral that tells more about the couple. I love that they show us how much fun it is to make music! … [Read more...] about I want to be like them!