Common piano beginner problems
Today I answer a new question from a PianoBlog reader: “What was your early piano experience like, and what are some common mistakes made by beginning piano students?”My early experience was nothing too out of the ordinary, by the way. I had a neighborhood..Read more
Should the piano be so hard?
“How tough should this be?” I often will hear people say “This shouldn’t be so hard” with regard to piano technique . . . so my question is always “How hard should it be? Who ever determined that!?”Instead of comparing ourselves to others, or an imaginary ..Read more
What not to do with Metronome Practice
Hi Pianobloggers! In this “off the cuff” video I talk about one of the most important aspects of practicing with the metronome – and how it actually hurts many people (especially beginners) if it isn’t used the right way.I hope you enjoy! Let me know what ..Read more