Showing posts from February, 2017

Music Development Program

One of the additions I'd like to make to our studio offerings is enrollment in the Music Development assessment program. Personally, I have been very cautious about looking at leveled assessments for students because I don't want anything that will conflict with our studio mission: to nurture a love of music in our students. Thus far, this mission has meant following a student's interest and abilities and curating an approach to music education that is both comprehensive and flexible. To add any exam prep would definitely be adding some rigidity to this approach. However, as I've researched, and spoken to and heard from other teachers, I think I have been introduced to a program that would be a good addition for students who are looking for a bigger commitment to piano practice and progress :