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Jane and Student

Philosophy

Learning to play the piano can be a wonderful and stimulating experience.

I am dedicated to helping students play to the best of their ability.

Through consistent attendance and practice, students will learn to play music that is both challenging and rewarding.

Teacher Responsibilities

  • Provide a prepared lesson structure for advancement of each student
  • Describe practicing procedures in the student's notebook
  • Provide performance opportunities for all students
  • Select and prepare appropriate repertoire for qualified students for competitions


Student Responsibilities

  • Come to lessons prepared
  • Bring all books and your notebook to each lesson
  • Be respectful and polite
  • Keep fingernails trimmed
  • Allow 3 months notice for talent show music requests


Parent Responsibilities

  • Provide a tuned piano/clavinova for practice
  • For younger students, "friendly reminders" to practice
  • Ensure students arrive promptly for lessons
  • Contact me of any situtations which may interfere with the studen'ts ability to follow practice guidelines