Pictures at an Exhibition is a suite of ten pieces (plus a recurring, varied Promenade) composed for the piano by Russian composer Modest Mussorgsky in 1874. The suite is Mussorgsky’s most famous piano composition and has become a showpiece for virtuoso pianists. It has become further known through various orchestrations and arrangements produced by […]
Brian Stevenson, Pender UMC Director of Music, presents a series of hymn-based devotions on Wednesdays during Lent. The first is Jesus Keep Me Near the Cross by Fanny Crosby Jesus, keep me near the cross; there a precious fountain, free to all, a healing stream, flows from Calvary’s mountain. Refrain: In the cross, in […]
It will be fun watching your child improve their piano skills all while having fun using Piano Maestro in lessons each week! As your child’s teacher (or YOUR teacher!), I’m looking forward to seeing the progress they will make when they start using it at home each day. This guide will help you understand how this app will […]
This week’s Summer Camp piece is I Want to Break Free by Queen. There are 3 levels – Just the Melody Line, Simplified and the whole piece. This is in C Major – no sharps or flats.
Summer Camp is where the Home Challenge usually is, with HC right underneath. Piano Maestro Summer Camp has begun with 2 levels of Sweet Home Alabama. Learn mode is available if necessary.
Who’d have thought it? Unfortunately, COVID-19 made online teaching a necessity, like it or not. I have to say that I’m liking this new way of teaching and I think my students do, too. We’re able to get everything done that we do in a studio lesson – playing, theory, Piano Maestro, ear training, technique. […]