March 13, 2018

Practice, Practice, Practice

A teacher once told me that the reason we repeat ourselves so much is the hope that someday our students will listen. Perhaps this isn’t the most creative practice technique, but anyone who has been teaching for a long time […]
March 10, 2018

Tips to being a Successful Piano Student

When you teach piano lessons long enough, you start to see trends. You can’t miss it. There are certain things some beginners do, a way they approach the piano, that makes them more successful. Success at the piano has a lot less […]
March 7, 2018

Music as a Language – Victor Wooten

Here at IWIM we believe in a holistic approach to music, one that’s not centred on solely technique drills or theory concepts – but one where these elements are woven in with contextual examples and real-time experiences. Far too many […]
March 1, 2018

Teacher Blog – What’s in my Music Bag?

I’ve always been a big fan of the classic “what’s in my bag” posts because they make me realise that I’m not the only one who has a bit of disorder in my life! My music bag is pretty much […]