Teaching Proper Damper Pedal Technique

Teaching Proper Damper Pedal Technique

Breaking bad habits is hard to do, and this is especially true with damper-pedal technique. Students don’t always get direct advice and instruction on how to properly use the damper pedal, and this can become a real problem when they advance to more difficult...
Developing Excellent Technique

Developing Excellent Technique

When we think of what students get the most excited about, probably the last thing that comes to mind is technique. Students don’t usually jump for joy when given the task to practice scales or arpeggios, and this lack of enthusiasm can make an already difficult job...