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Do we need the Royal Conservatory of Music?

If you are a child, teenager, young adult, adult or senior student learning and studying the piano one size doesn’t fit all! Options are the the key to life long learning!

A Vancouver Epidemic of Royal Conservatory of Music!

I just need to get on my podium for just a moment!

It seems to that in the Vancouver, and outlying areas, that people seem to think that piano is full of scales, arpeggios, chords and a bunch of other technical skills to be a incredible player. That is simply not true!

What about Clementi, Czerny, Hanon, to name a few, even Chopin Etudes.

Greatness does not happen also until you are older in our years. There is the exception. But generally, later because we develop as students of ourselves and we understand who we are!

Simply Piano’s mission is to have people of all ages from children to adults uncover the greatness of who they are while studying something of they truly love not just practicing scales over and over and over again! YUK!

Focused piano study is the only way to get through the hard stuff!

Are you willing to go through the tough stuff to be rewarded in the end? The rewards are sooo worth it!!

I want to learn my piano piece FAST!!!

Fast never, ever gets us to learning our piano piece FAST! Concert pianist practice 80% SLOW because they want to learn FAST!

How do you use your memory to learn the piece you are studying?

When studying a piano piece do you use your ear, muscle memory or are you thinking the notes?

We all have amazing memories…it’s just a matter of exercising that muscle!

 

What happens to the mind on music?

Want a better memory, executive skills, get emotionally connected to life. Study a musical instrument!

Why are some people successful in piano/life and others not.

It’s all the same thing! Life and studying the piano! Sounds crazy doesn’t it!

Composers use their imagination to create music.

We were born with an imagination and dreams! It’s such a cool thing! Everything was created because of dreams and imagination! Its truly a gift! Do you use your imagination to create your music?

How do you move when you play the piano?

When one plays the piano there is movement! It’s all about understanding the movement to help you create something. It’s never been about the notes. How do you move?

 

Does studying the piano fill your life with joy?

Do you love your life and how learning the piano and studying a piece helps you grow into something amazing?