Conducting for Pianists (Part 1)

Wait, pianists should learn how to conduct?  Are you kidding?  I’m a pianist, not a choir director.  I don’t need to know how to conduct.  WRONG.    Conducting

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Camille Saint-Saens

Camille Saint-Saens was born in Paris, France in 1835.  At the age of 5 years old Saint-Saens showed so much interest and talent in music

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The Prepared Piano

Have you ever heard the term “prepared piano?”  I remember that when I first learned what a prepared piano is I was horrified.  “Oh my

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Provide students with a fun and exciting way to practice elementary theory terms.  This crossword puzzle includes 10 early elementary music terms and definitions — tie, whole note, repeat sign, quarter note, half note, bar line, slur, double bar line, measure and staff.