Last week we tried a delicious way to learn rhythm. Now we will “see” rhythm through the video by John Varney. Clcik here to read more
Have you ever wonder how to make vegetable into an instrument? See this TED talk videoto hear the sound of carrot Clarinet.
Creative Ensemble from The Piano Guys! Happy Holidays!
My teacher Dr. Kate Boyd introduced me to the wonderful sound of prepared piano two years ago… Listen to her playing John Cage’s Sonatas. See how the piano is prepared… a 3-hour process… Disclaimer: Do not attempt to “prepare” your piano at home without consulting your piano teacher first. Only certain types of piano are […]
Do you listen to classical music at home? Listening is so important to help the students develop their “musical language.” The reason I update the blog every week is to encourage the students to listen to lots of different styles of music. My hope is that listening to classical music will become part of your […]
Do you know that Tom & Jerry Cartoon inspired Lang Lang to play the piano? When Lang Lang was a child, he saw the cat concerto and was deeply impressed with Liszt’s music. Watch the cat concerto on youtube Now watch Lang Lang plays the Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 by Liszt Lang Lang talked about his inspiration