In this blog, Karen gives a few recommendations for how to incorporate ear training and listening skills into the first year of piano lessons. Games and fun exercises keep the young student engaged and wanting to come back for more.
In this week's video, Karen discusses rhythm and counting as it pertains to new students. Some may have a natural gift for finding rhythm, while others will not. In either case, Karen gives a few exercises to do with your students to introduce musical counting.
Going along with your policy for students, each studio should have a philosophy for how you wish your studio to be run. Karen shares her philosophy and gives suggested homework for helping to flush out your own.