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4 Books On Living A Creative & Inspiring Life

There’s an elephant in the room everywhere I go. I don’t know if everyone feels it, but I do. Every one I come in contact with, whether it’s a friend or a colleague or a clerk at the grocery store, I can feel it. I want to say something, but in polite society, you don’t…

Let’s Get Organized: A Free Piano Practice Log Just For You

Hello, hello!   I hope you guys enjoyed the last tutorial of THRILLER. And I also hope you had a fabulous Halloween! I spent the evening passing out candy to adorable little goblins and watching the newest spooky craze (at least in the States, that is) BLACK MIRROR. OMG I love that show.   I’m…

Why I Stopped Obsessing About Practice… and How It Helped Me

If you want to improve at anything, you MUST work at it.    That is an absolute truth. And I definitely believe that you should work super crazy hard to achieve your dreams. And if one of those dreams is playing the piano, then you cannot avoid practice.    When I was a high school student, I coasted…

How To Learn Piano For Free (All On This Blog!)

  I’ve been working this blog for a little over 7 months now, so I’ve built up quite a collection of informative articles and lessons! I thought it would be fun to put together a compilation of the best posts to help any beginner get started. With this list, anyone can get a piano practice…

The Perfectionist’s Dilemma

There’s a stereotype of the laid back musician who wakes up at noon everyday, works a laid back job (usually the service industry) and then plays music until 3 in the morning. They’re described as chill and easy going. The snarkier term could be “lazy.”   But this is just a stereotype.   There are…

Do You Have Piano Anxiety?

In high school, my Math grades were the WORST. I could barely pass my classes. I can’t explain why, but for some reason I panicked every time I had to do my Math homework. Of course, that didn’t help things. If someone tried to help me understand something I couldn’t really listen. It was like they…