Category - Teaching Improvisation

Is it Time to Beat Some Rhythm Into Your Students?

Guess what happens when three teachers discover that they are all looking to add some bucket drumming into their curriculum? They team up and compile a resource designed specifically the way they want it and decide to share it with you! This...

4 FUN Tips For Group Teaching: Marie’s MTNA 2016 Report Part 1

It is with extreme gratitude that I include the next series of posts. Marie Lee–she was first featured in a past post here at 88Pianokeys.me–received a significant scholarship to MTNA’s 2016 Recreational Music Making track...

Use iReal Pro to Circle the Keys in Fives

As a pianist, there’s no way around technical exercises if you want to train fingers in the way they should go. Building patterns in the hands will build a strong player, reader and improviser. There’s no better way to work around...