Archive for April 2018

Piano Q&A: All about tempo markings in music

In today’s video, we’re going to answer a question about tempo markings in music. It’s a pretty straightforward answer so this won’t be a hugely long video, but it’s an important topic that I’ve yet to discuss on this channel.

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5 Exercises for Finger Independence (Early Intermediate)

In today’s video, we’ll be looking at 5 exercises for finger independence, designed for players at an early intermediate level. These might be a little too tricky for beginners, but if you’ve been playing for a year or three, these should be quite helpful.

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DO THIS…not that: Piano advice

Hey friends! It’s been a while since we did a silly video, though I’d like to think most of the advice in this video is very sound. 😉 If you enjoyed this, be sure to check out our video 15 piano player problems. xo, Allysia

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Music for my wedding (Classical, Catholic, live performance)

I thought it would be fun to do a video on the music I selected for my wedding. Michael and I got married last year in a church, and we had three live performers for the music. We had a pianist, violinist, and vocalist. Today I’ll share with you each of my selections. Let’s get…

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Being an accompanist: The toughest musical gig

Today we’re going to take a look at what it’s like being an accompanist. I’ve talked about piano teaching on this channel a bit in the past, so I thought it would be fun to take a look at other musical gigs, particularly the ones I’ve personally done.

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