Thursday, July 18, 2019

Free Printable Music Poster for Teaching Minor Scales

Piano Teaching Free Printable:  Minor Scales

Free Printable Music Poster for Teaching Piano Minor Scales, Natural Minor, Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor

I created this visual to help students see and hear the distinctions between the three types of minor scales. 

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Motivating Beginning Piano Technique Mastery with Wizard Challenges

Beginning Piano Technique Wizard Challenges heidispianonotes.blogspot.com, a organized piano teaching technique curriculum


In order to earn the "Technique Wizard Challenge" on my piano student leaderboard, students complete the following technique challenges that correspond with their current level.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Free 4th of July Music and Activities: A Piano Teaching Resource Roundup

Free 4th of July Themed Music Teaching Resources for  piano teachers heidispianonotes.blogspot.com


Piano students love to play familiar songs and over the years I've collected several free patriotic themed songs and activities to celebrate the 4th of July in addition to pulling out some of the patriotic/march music in my library.  I have listed them below in general order of difficulty including some of the teaching concepts included in the music/games.