Reading Middle C

Some of my students can’t wait to learn to “read music”. Others are more concerned with learning Disney songs. Still more of my piano children want to learn to play by ear and by chords. It’s a curious thing. This past week I had a student who was surprised to see a note standing alone […]

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Piggies & Bunnies

Hey there!–How’s your week going so far? It’s been an interesting week filled with pigs, bunnies and butterflies. Musically speaking, my students introduced me to songs that they cared about and are super excited about. Interestingly enough, these tunes involved gaming drama with a “piggy” and a “bunny” in the music title. I threw in […]

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Our “Ridgewood Family Rocks”–That’s what one of our family members said in response to our latest music video project together. I agree. We had TONS of FUN working together VIRTUALLY! I would like to say a special public thank you to Dustin for making us sound and look amazing. We are very excited for the […]

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    Hey guys! Thanks for watching, reading and listening. I just wanted to do a quick post to INVITE you to learn some chords along with my students. My students LOVE this video of us playing Everybody Needs Somebody to Love.* So, I thought I’d share the chords with you in the form of […]

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Journal Your Qs

Hi there!–Hope you’re enjoying your 2021 start to the New Year so far. I’m personally MAD…at Punxsatawney Phil, the groundhog, for giving us SIX more weeks of winter weather. At the same time, I’m glad to be HERE to celebrate another Ground Hog Day. Did you have a chance to check out the FAQs with […]

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