The art of giving positive instructions

A helpful reminder for teachers and parents to give positive instructions that would enhance students’ performances, encourage good practices, and reinforce positive behavior.

Father and Son Looking to Distance“Don’t” Instructions vs. “Do” Instructions – Is One Really Better Than the Other?




Developing musicality in students

Musicality and artistry are important skills for pianists at all levels, sometimes over technical abilities.  This article discusses how to evaluate, prepare, and work on musicality at the lesson and during practice.


The Makings of Musicality