EPISODE 27: The Back to School Special
00:00 Welcome to the back to school special.
01:18 Paul and Gillian discuss the 3 main challenges for practice and introduce some methods to solve these issues.
04:35 Using backing tracks to help to solve practice problems, including how they can help beginners, online teachers and build intrinsic motivation.
10:50 How to beat the boredom of practise through game-based learning and off the bench movement activities.
15:47 How Practise Buddy by Piano Teaching Success came to life, through frustrations that Paul and Gillian have experienced in their teaching.
17:20 How to teach Broken Chords
22:35 How to teach chords and progressing into lead sheets
27:04 Lead sheet starter pack, which you can buy here from Blackrock Music Shop. Q+A Episode 14.
32:09 Lucinda Mackworth-Young shares her great strategies on how to teach students to play by ear. Read her book, Piano By Ear here. Q+A Episode 13.
41:58 Join us in two weeks for our first live show of the year. Make sure you join our Facebook group or ask a question here.