Professional Piano Teaching, Volume 2: A Comprehensive Piano Pedagogy Textbook
This second volume of Professional Piano Teaching is designed to serve as a basic text for a second-semester or upper-division piano pedagogy course. It provides an overview of learning principles and a thorough approach to essential aspects of teaching intermediate to advanced students. Special features include discussions on how to teach, not just what to teach; numerous musical examples; chapter summaries; and suggested projects for new and experienced teachers.
* teaching students beyond the elementary levels
* an overview of learning processes and learning theories
* teaching transfer students
* preparing students for college piano major auditions
* teaching rhythm, reading, technique, and musicality
* researching, evaluating, selecting, and presenting intermediate and advanced repertoire
* developing stylistic interpretation of repertoire from each musical period
* developing expressive and artistic interpretation and performance
* motivating students and providing instruction in effective practice
* teaching memorization and performance skills
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