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Muscle Memory and Speed

I’m curious about the psychology behind the brain’s ability to increase the speed of muscle memory (play a song faster), but its struggle to decrease the speed of the same task. Anyone? Not an expert neurological answer, but: Speed comes with familiarity and comfort. Slowness…

Slow learning pace

I have a 7-year-old student who is painfully slow. She took 4 weeks to learn Dreams Come True. I understand it will take as long as it takes, but having been a frustrated, bored young piano student myself, I just don’t want that to set…

Slow progress

I suspect that one of my students (9 years old) may have some learning disability as she is learning slower than I have every witnessed through she is really enjoying the process very much. Her family are refugees from Africa so I suspect some form…

More on Learning Arrangements

How do I go about learning and/or teaching the arrangements when I am not supposed to be reading music, and there is only audio recordings on how to teach them. This seems like a contradiction to me. Now that’s an excellent question. This will be…

Going Slowly

I had a huge reminder this week that we can’t always see where we are going to end up with students. Remember the story that Einstein failed math?? People are different and the overview is just a suggestion. What brought this home to me: I…

Learning Arrangements

Any ideas for me on how to learn arrangements quicker, better, easier? Auditory learning solely is not my forte. Do not give up on learning from the audio recordings. No you are not the only one that has found the audio tapes a slower means…