Q&A

Piano Q&A: How to remember the sharps and flats

Hi and welcome to today’s Q&A session on PianoTV! Today’s question will be a short and sweet one, but I really like this question and have seen it in my studio a fair amount. So without further ado, let’s get into it!

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Piano Q&A: Advancing through books/levels very quickly

Hi friends! Today’s Q&A session is about moving through method books and grade levels really quickly. I’ll discuss the pros and cons of this, and what I think is the best approach based on what I’ve seen in my studio over the past 10 years.

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Piano Q&A: How much time to spend on non-method book pieces?

Today’s question is from one of our Patreon supporters, Fred Jones. He asks, “Your opinion on using outside songs with workbooks. For example, I am using Alfred’s Basic Adult Piano Course #1 as my workbook. I also bought a book of level 1 Christmas music because the songs seemed like they would be fun to…

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August Q&A: Legato Playing, Collapsing Fingers and More

Hi and welcome to this month’s Q&A session! Every month, I answer four of your piano-related questions as best as I can. Feel free to leave any other questions you might have in the comments, and perhaps I’ll answer them in the September episode.

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July Q&A with PianoTV: Hand Balance, Memorization and More

Hello and welcome to this month’s Q&A session with PianoTV! As with every month, we tackle four questions on a variety of piano topics. This month we’ll be approaching everything from how much to memorize and how to make one hand louder than the other. Let’s get started!

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June Q&A: Octave Scales, Small Hands and More

In today’s Q&A session, we’re going to be looking at the following questions: How do I play octave chromatic scales? How do I play arpeggios? Can I ever be a piano player if I have small hands? Is it a problem that I read music but don’t memorize it?

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