Recreational Music Making Handbook for Piano Teachers

Recreational Music Making Handbook for Piano Teachers

By Brian Chung and Brenda Dillon Piano Book Item: 00-32783
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Recreational Music Making is a new and exciting movement in piano pedagogy. The core concepts are that the piano is for everyone---not just professionally minded students---and that lessons should be fun and relaxing for both student and teacher. This handbook from industry veterans Brian Chung and Brenda Dillon is a step-by-step manual for teachers who are interested in implementing or exploring this concept in their own studios.

Topics: Philosophy of Recreational Music Making; Traditional Versus Recreational Teaching; Setting Up a Program; Principles of Group Teaching; Teaching on Two Pianos; Teaching with a Piano Lab; Lesson Planning; and Partnering with Retailers.

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Introduction to Recreational Music Making
Chapter 1: The Philosophy of Recreational Music Making
Chapter 2: Traditional Versus Recreational Teaching
Chapter 3: Getting Started
Chapter 4: Next Steps
Chapter 5: Principles of Group Teaching
Chapter 6: RMM Teaching on Two Pianos
Chapter 7: RMM Teaching with a Piano Lab
Chapter 8: Lesson Planning
Chapter 9: Partnering with Retailers
Closing Thoughts
Recommended Resources

Additional Information

Author: Brenda Dillon, Brian Chung
Instrument: Piano
Format: Book
Page Count: 52
Item Number: 00-32783
ISBN 10: 0-7390-6120-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-6120-6
UPC: 038081356891

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