Tips and Tricks
for Building Confidence
4 -6 Students
Teaching Demo | Student Demo
Positive Praise | Constructive Comments
Performance is not about Perfection….
it’s about recovering from Imperfection.
MasterClass Group Lessons
are instructional group meetings
– students of different levels
– critique of selected repertoire
– incorporation of student demo with a quarterly Practice Strategy
This instructional opportunity provides students with exposure to
more repertoire and opportunities to share their pieces with their piano friends.
Interleaving – Mix
‘Mix-it-Up’ Practice Strategy
While repetition is vital,
research says we will actually learn that skill more effectively
if we “mix” our practice with other skills.
-“Mix” up assignments.
After practicing a scale a few times, play a piece, then go back to the scale.
– Or, practice a piece, do some homework
and then play the same piece to test reliability and accuracy.