Musical Macchiatos

Musical Macchiatos!–What do you mean by that, CMajor? I just mean that macchiatos can be music to your mouth. Or maybe you can find a certain kind of music to listen to ‘whilst’ drinking a macchiato. I did look it up and recently came across some ‘macchiato music’ on YouTube. That music was interesting. I […]

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Coffee & Music Conversation

Happy Thanksgiving!–Time really flies, man. It feels like the whole year just flew by. In these ‘Coronian’ times, if you’ve made it this far you have a lot to be thankful for. I am most thankful this year for Coffee and Music Conversation. I’ll tell you why. As a barista and piano teacher, I’ve been […]

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Bee VS Moz

Beethoven versus Mozart–That’s the theme of this week’s post. I’ve been thinking a lot about Beethoven lately. Maybe it’s because he has a birthday coming up soon. He’ll be 250 years-old, I believe. And, Mozart has always been a ‘first love’ for me too. The cool thing about being a piano teacher is that I […]

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Essential Chords

Happy Sunday, WordPress!–I feel happy and blessed today. I think it’s because of my students’ learning. I know how it feels to have students who want to do it all: play by chords; play be ear; read music; compose songs; learn songs from YouTube; take music exams; prepare to compete in national and international competitions…and […]

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music basics

It’s November 1st!–Did you have a good Halloween? I hope so. Today marks the day that I will go live on Facebook Live. You’re invited!–I’ll be on at 1pm and 3pm. I get the same questions all the time…”how long will it take me to learn to play the piano?” It’s a basic question that […]

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