2020 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers VIP BUNDLE

This VIP BUNDLE of courses is closed for enrollment BUT...... you can now access Marvin Blickenstaff's 3 video courses here for a bundled discount - http://bit.ly/marvinbundle.

To access Elizabeth's course on the first steps toward teaching scales go here: http://bit.ly/startscales.


In this BUNDLE, you will receive 2 CONFERENCES with on-demand LIFETIME ACCESS:

1. 2017 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers with Marvin Blickenstaff (4 video sessions)

Includes these video lessons + downloadable handouts, available INSTANTLY upon checkout.

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 any content upgrades added in the future!

2. 2020 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers “Heart and Art of Interpretation” - (1 Keynote Address; 6 Webinar Replays; 4 Showcases)

Includes access to these webinar replays + downloadable handouts, available INSTANTLY upon checkout. Plus you receive a few goodies in your digital goodie bag.

Keynote Address:

”Developing Musical Minds and Hearts” with Dr. Randall Faber

The 6 Webinars:

1. Ten Teaching Tips to Improve Artistry and Communication” Jensina Oliver, presenter

2. "Teaching Stylistic Differences” Nancy Bachus, presenter

3. "The Score Speaks: Teaching Interpretation through Musical Mapping ” Dr. Susan Osborn, presenter

4. "Jazzy Students" Tony Caramia, presenter

5. "The Magic of Imagery” Catherine Rollin, presenter

6. "Pedaling - Colors in Sound” Katherine Faricy, presenter

Plus.... 4 Showcases from Faber Piano Adventures, Willis Piano Music, Hal Leonard Corp., and The FJH Music Company.

Registrants will also receive....

- Downloadable handouts (if the session requires)

- Additional requested supplements presenters make available

- Door prizes and coupon codes from nice sponsors

-->> You will have LIFETIME access to both conferences. Access these sessions anytime, anywhere, from any device! Nothing to download. You sign in at pianoteacheracademy.com with the username and password you create at check-out and log in to view as often as you like!

Your Instructor

Elizabeth Gutierrez
Elizabeth Gutierrez

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.

2020 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers

7 clinicians who gave workshops on June 25 - 28, 2020.

Nancy Bachus is the author of the “Spirit” and Exploring Piano Classics series for Alfred Publishing. She has presented workshops and master classes across North America, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, and China. Currently she teaches independently and at Cleveland State University.

Tony Caramia is Professor of Piano at the Eastman School of Music, where he is Director of Piano Pedagogy Studies and Coordinator of the Class Piano Program. He has conducted numerous workshops in jazz piano for teachers at MTNA National and State Conventions and at several international conferences.

Katherine Faricy served on the faculty at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul where she taught undergraduate and graduate piano plus related courses. During her studies with the renowned concert pianist, Madame Lili Kraus, she learned the importance of pedaling in artistic performance and its technique. The lack of materials for teaching pedaling led Faricy to create two valuable books on pedaling pedagogy.

Jensina Oliver has appeared as soloist and chamber musician in the United States, China, Canada, Costa Rica, Israel, and throughout Europe. She earned her DMA at the University of Washington and has taught several piano and music courses at Shoreline Community College since 1998. A well-known performer, teacher, clinician, and adjudicator, she is also a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music and has a thriving studio with students of all ages.

Dr. Susan Osborn is on the Keyboard Skills faculty of Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music. She also teaches private and group piano at Northwestern University Music Academy and at Interlochen Arts Camp. Dr. Osborn is an active performer, adjudicator and clinician in the Chicago area and specializes in interdisciplinary topics that combine her passions for music, photography and architecture.

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. and has presented workshops and master classes throughout the U.S., Canada, Japan and Taiwan.

Keynote Address

Dr. Randall Faber has been guest artist at conferences and universities throughout North America and Asia. Faber has appeared on international television and on public readio in live recital broadcast. He is co-author of the PIano Adventures method, including the acclaimed Technique & Artistry series, and is a Steinway Artist.

Plus 4 showcases!

Faber Piano Adventures: "New Tools for Online Teaching: Piano Adventures Teacher Atlas and Faber Technique & Artistry" Landon Baumgard, clinician

Willis Piano Music: "Music for Playing, Music for Learning" Jason Sifford, clinician

Hal Leonard Corporation: "From Inspiration to Expression: Finding Your Path" Mona Rejino, clinician

FJH Music Company: "Fostering Artistic Personality" Dr. Helen Marlais, clinician

Courses Included with Purchase

2020 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers
A unique ONLINE summer camp for piano teachers
Elizabeth Gutierrez
2017 Piano Camp for Piano Teachers
A unique ONLINE summer camp for piano teachers
Elizabeth Gutierrez

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

TWO Summer Conferences You Can Keep and Access on Any Device, Anytime!

This course is closed for enrollment.