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A PIANIST'S GUIDE TO TEACHING IN GROUPS


About the Course

About the Course

A Pianist’s Guide to Teaching in Groups will equip piano teachers with the skills necessary for planning, preparing, and implementing group teaching at all levels, from preschoolers through adult learners.
  • Organized in 6 modules, 19 sessions total
  • Self-guided, designed to be completed at your own pace
  • Full course completion time is approximately 18 hours

Topics Include

Topics Include

  • Teaching young beginners in groups
  • Movement and young children
  • Improvisation and aural skills with beginning and elementary students
  • Summer camps for beginning and elementary students
  • Teaching intermediate and advanced students in groups
  • Skills in collegiate group piano
  • Technology in collegiate group piano
  • Teaching diverse levels of adults in groups
  • Adult group performances
  • And more!

Course leader: Dr. Andrea McAlister. Senior editor: Craig Sale.
Course contributors: Dr. Verena Abufaiad, Dr. Rebecca Bellelo, Marvin Blickenstaff, Amy Glennon, Dr. Jackie Edwards-Henry, Lady Abigail Imperio, Dr. Yeeseon Kwon, Dr. Leonidas Lagrimas, Dr. Pamela Pike, Dr. Rebecca Pennington, Dr. Omar Roy, Allison Shinnick, Angela Triandafillou, Dr. Janet Tschida.

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Piano Magazine is the leading resource for pianists, piano teachers, and piano enthusiasts. We bring you informative, interesting, and inspiring ideas on all aspects of piano teaching, learning, and performing. The official name of Clavier Companion magazine was changed to Piano Magazine in 2019.

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