Summer 2021: Questions & Answers by Sara Ernst

Q. My elementary students want to explore the piano pedals, but they are too small to reach without straining or dangling off the bench. What do you recommend?A. The piano pedals are certainly wonderful for the resonance and color they provide, and this does spark interest from young learners. There is an excellent variety of educational ...
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Spring 2021: First Looks: New Music & Materials

GRADE LEVELS Level 1: Beginning, five-finger patterns & simple rhythmsLevel 2: Easy, scales & simple syncopationLevel 3: Intermediate, beginning counterpoint & complex rhythms, Bach Notebooks, Bartók Mikrokosmos I–IILevel 4: Late Intermediate, technical & rhythmic sophistication, Bach Inventions, Bartók Romanian Folk Dance...
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Answers for Successful Online Teaching of Elementary Group Lessons

Answers for Successful Online Teaching of Elementary Group Lessons with Craig Sale, Sara Ernst, Amy Glennon, Rebecca Pennington, Allison Shinnick, and Angela Triandafillou  Did you enjoy this webinar? Please complete our brief survey to help us improve our webinar series and continue to bring you the highest quality resources in piano teaching...
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Teaching Elementary Students Online

Teaching Elementary Students Online with Sara Ernst, Rebecca Pennington, and the faculty of the New School for Music Study.  Did you enjoy this webinar? Please complete our brief survey to help us improve our webinar series and continue to bring you the highest quality resources in piano teaching.
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Young Pianists Power-Up: Building Knowledge and Skill through Warm-ups with Dr. Sara Ernst (03-03-21)

Did you enjoy this webinar? Please complete our brief survey to help us improve our webinar series and continue to bring you the highest quality resources in piano teaching. File Name: Ernst-Power-Up-Handout File Size: 249 kb Download File
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Thanks so much for this webinar, Sara!!!
Monday, 08 March 2021 21:47
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Unlocking the Window of Opportunity with Amy Rucker, Gregory Chase, Janna Olson, and Linda Fields (05-19-21)

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Thanks so much to Janna, Greg, Amy, and Linda for this wonderful webinar!!! I'm excited for the Young Musicians (Birth to 9) Pre-... Read More
Thursday, 27 May 2021 14:21
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