I'm always looking for new ways to help students succeed to their ultimate potential. Especially when it comes to chords. I came across this game a few years and finally printed it off earlier this year. The game is called Connect the Chord on Pianimation.com. Jennifer Fink shared an amazing way to learn chords that are so helpful and fun where teaching chords. it's just like scrabble, yet you create chords. One of the students decided he wanted to create as many 13th chords
So this week I shares some ideas for Christmas music for the students to work on. Had a few of them say it's not even Halloween and others who were so excited to get stared. Got a text from a grandparent saying that as soon the student got home, she was practicing on an arrangement of Carol of the Bells. She would not stop playing. I was so proud as a teacher to inspire a student to play through a song that's a bit bigger than were she's at in her book, yet was willing to go
It's that time of the year where the studio is having so much fun with Fall, Football and Halloween Warm Ups. Including some of my favorites: Football Fumble at the Fourth and Forty and Freaky Friday. We have tons of fun with warm ups. The past couple weeks we've used some of my favorite warm ups. Check out the free ones from Sara's Music Studio and fullvoice.com. These creative ideas will enhance your students vocal abilities, plus they are tons of fun to sing. Check them ou
When it comes to creating some fun Halloween and Fall Events, think about some of the famous heroes and villains. Whether you're thinking Disney cartoons, Avengers, Super Heroes (old and new), even famous people from literature. Whether you are thinking of the main characters from The Lord of the Rings, Trolls, A Wrinkle in Time, The Wizard of Oz and many other protagonist and antagonist who have been created by amazing minds. Heroes and Villains are everywhere, making us sto
The famous Muppet hecklers are back. The brother duo Waldolf and Starler, made the Muppets more funnier. In fact, Jim Henson was the voice of Waldolf. Hope you get a good laugh out of what we did. Enjoy.