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How To Set Up A Piano Teaching Studio A piano teacher teaching a piano student

Are you setting up a new piano teaching studio? Or are you looking for ways to refresh your approach to your existing piano studio? Consider the following ideas to get you started.

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duet Mar 23, 2023 Inspiration
How To Start Teaching Violin Online Today – Duet Can Help Teaching Violin Online

Regardless of the frequency of online teaching, having a way to teach online is now an essential part of running a violin teaching studio. Here are 3 ways to make online violin teaching work best.

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Duet Partner Mar 13, 2023 Studio Management
5 Things to consider in the first lesson with a new student  first lesson with new student

How do you make sure the first music lesson is a success for both the teacher and the student. Here are 5 tips to keep in mind.

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duet Jan 3, 2023 Student Engagement
Have you thought of this idea to motivate music practice? Piano practice motivation idea

Yiyi Ku, an experienced piano teacher in Christchurch, New Zealand, shares this new idea for piano student practice motivation. Have you thought of this?

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Yiyi Ku Dec 13, 2022 Inspiration
How Mindset and Confidence Can Impact Your Music Teaching music teacher showing confidence

Have you ever considered how mindset and confidence impact your music teaching? Musicians innately believe in consistent improvement. In our own young lives, we attended weekly lessons, participated in school ensembles, searched out extracurricular opportunities, and relied on mentors regularly. This belief in consistent growth is often referred to as a “growth mindset” – a set of beliefs and values that business owners and entrepreneurs strive for. 

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Kelly Riordan Nov 14, 2022 Inspiration