In this COURSE BUNDLE, you will receive 2 COURSES instantly with on-demand LIFETIME ACCESS:
1. 2017 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers with Marvin Blickenstaff (4 video sessions)
Includes these video lessons + downloadable handouts:
A. Warm-Ups? Who, Me? Technical Routines for All Ages Marvin Blickenstaff, presenter
B. Performance Practice Made Easy: Rules of Thumb for the Student Marvin Blickenstaff, presenter
C. A Simple Step-by-Step Start to Major Scales, All Without A Book Elizabeth Gutierrez, presenter
D. The End is in the Beginning: Coaching a Piece to Performance Marvin Blickenstaff, presenter
You will have lifetime access to this course and all content upgrades added in the future!
2. 2018 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers “Power UP Practice!” - (6 Webinar Replays)
The 6 Webinars:
1. ”Supporting Well-Rounded Musicianship through Balanced Practice Sessions” Dr. Janet Lopinski, presenter
2. "Practice Strategies with Catherine Rollin” Catherine Rollin, presenter
3. "The Over-scheduled Child: Incentivizing Practice in the 21st Century” Samantha Coates, presenter
4. "Practicing with Purpose: A Teacher's Guide to Motivating Student Practice" David Kish, presenter
5. "Effective Communication of Practice Expectations: Send Them Home with the Tools for Success” L. Scott Donald, presenter
6. "Mapping Music — First Step on the Road to Effective Practice” Nancy O'Neill Breth, presenter
Registrants will also receive....
- Downloadable handouts (if the session requires)
- Additional requested supplements presenters made available
- A couple of coupon codes from nice sponsors
You will have lifetime access to this course and any content upgrades added in the future!
Founder ELIZABETH GUTIERREZ began Piano Teacher Academy in 2016 as an extension of her instructional blog and summer camp. Piano Camp for Piano Teachers (pianoteachercamp.com). She has years of experience teaching piano, piano pedagogy, and piano literature to undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Texas at San Antonio. She has given numerous workshops and master classes to working independent teachers around the globe both in person and via livestream on Facebook and Periscope and also as a national clinician for Faber Piano Adventures. For her workshops and online courses, she draws on her extensive background as an independent teacher, professor, performer, and composer/editor/author. Elizabeth is well-known for her engaging, inclusive approach to nurturing the piano teaching community via print, video, and social media.
2017 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers
Marvin Blickenstaff is known among piano teachers throughout the country for his teaching, lecturing, performing, and publishing. Currently he maintains a private studio in the Philadelphia area and teaches at The New School for Music Study in Princeton. Blickenstaff is the former Board President of the Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy and is on the Executive Planning Committee of the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy. In 2007 the on-line journal Piano Pedagogy Forum published tributes to Blickenstaff honoring his contribution to piano teaching in America. Also in 2007 he was named Fellow of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto. He was honored in 2009 with MTNA’s highest award, the MTNA Achievement Award, and was selected in 2013 by the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy for its Lifetime Achievement Award.
2018 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers
Nancy O'Neill Breth, known internationally for her publications on practicing, teaches piano and chamber music in Washington DC. She has presented or adjudicated at six national MTNA conferences and often appears as clinician at teachers’ organizations around the country.
Samantha Coates is an internationally regarded author, presenter, and piano pedagogue with over three decades of experience in both group and private piano instruction. She loves teaching, playing and sharing new ideas with like-minded piano teachers.
Scott Donald is the owner of Studio A, a private piano studio in Austin, TX. He is also on the faculty of the Interlochen Arts Camp in Interlochen, MI and American Voices, a non-governmental organization that provides instruction in countries emerging from conflict and isolation.
David Kish, author of the highly-acclaimed "Practicing with Purpose: An Indispensable Resource to Increase Musical Proficiency," is Director of Bands and Professor of Music at Metropolitan State University in Denver where he conducts the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, and teaches conducting and music education courses.
Dr. Janet Lopinski, Senior Director of Academic Programs at The Royal Conservatory has enjoyed a multi-faceted career as a pianist, teacher, adjudicator, lecturer, and author. As a passionate advocate for music education, she has inspired and mentored students and teachers across North America.
Catherine Rollin is well known as a composer, clinician, author of a college text and a dedicated teacher of prize winning students. She has over 400 publications with Alfred Publishing Co. has presented workshops and master classes throughout the U.S., Canada, Japan and Taiwan.