I admit to being guilty. I often like to point out some of the value of music lessons and music education are the effect it has on test scores and intelligence. I still am of the opinion that is some of the value, but this article on the Huffington Post website points out that there Read more about Stop Defending Music Education[…]
The music theory lab will be open this Saturday, September 26, 2015, from 9 am to 11 am. The lab is in room 2087. The lab, and theory instruction from Kay Shin, is free to all currently enrolled MPAI students. You can show up this Saturday of email firstname.lastname@example.org with any other questions.
Sara was a student of Mr. Reyes. She studied with him back in the 1970’s. This is a performance given in February but just published on youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BY7oN-e18Ww
I have just run across a rhythm app for the iPad called Rhythm Lab. I have only had a few minutes to try it out but it looks pretty good. I plan to try it with my students over the next few weeks. The app has you tap back rhythms that are on the screen. Read more about Rhythm App for Ipad[…]
The 2015-16 academic new year is about to commence. Registration is underway here at MPAI and soon everything will be back in full swing. I hope that everyone enjoyed the summer. Enjoyed playing some of your old pieces. Learned some new pieces and read some new music. Everyone should give Piano Maestro a try. It Read more about 2015-16 Registration[…]
This is my first attempt at blogging. I hope to be learn and enhance my skills as a teacher with this new tool. So bear with me as I learn. This youtube link is to a great, entertaining performance by one of our violin students Grace Rippin. Grace is a student of Jonathan Goren. It Read more about MPAI Violin Student[…]
SUMMER SESSION 2015 Dear Parents, Our Summer Session will run from May 26 through July 29. Students may select a four, six or eight-week session. Please check with your instructor to know which length session and the dates he/she will be teaching. Lesson times should be arranged with the instructor. Remember that Read more about Summer Session Information[…]