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Why PCS Teachers are the Best!

Posted Tuesday, August 19 in News

One of the greatest benefits of choosing PCS is our wonderful teaching staff. But what exactly makes a great music teacher? Makings of a Great Music Teacher In thinking about what makes a great music teacher, while some traits vary there are certain traits that remain constant. Those constants include some of the following characteristics:… Read More

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6 Unique Qualities of PCS

Posted Monday, August 18 in News

In scouting out opportunities for musical instruction, I’m sure you want to be positive to make the best decision for your child. As you shop around, here are six things that set Piano Central Studios apart, making PCS the best choice for you and your family. PCS Offers High Quality Instruments Unlike many other music… Read More

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Signs Your Child is Ready for Piano

Posted Thursday, August 14 in News

It’s been going on for weeks and you’re about to go crazy. Your child has been literally been pestering you non-stop about starting piano lessons, but you’re not sure if he’s quite ready to begin… When to Start Lessons If you find yourself in this situation, hopefully you’ll find this list to be helpful to… Read More

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How Kindermusik Improves Listening

Posted Wednesday, August 13 in News

Kindermusik classes resonate with a wide variety of sounds, from metal triangles to wooden blocks, from drums to didgeridoos! Children ages 0-7 explore playing with and listening to a variety of instruments, continually building their sense of sound discrimination through the recognition of different timbres—an object’s distinctive sound. Listening to and distinguishing between all of… Read More

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10 Things to do Before Starting Piano

Posted Tuesday, August 12 in News

Ever wonder what you should do before your child starts piano lessons? For the parent coming from a non-musical background, this can be a completely new world. To clear things up and keep it simple, here is a list of 9 things to do BEFORE your child starts lessons this fall. 1. Purchase an Instrument… Read More

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4 Must-Have Sightreading Apps

Posted Monday, August 11 in News

In today’s world of technology, there is a wealth of virtual sightreading helps that weren’t available even just a few years ago. While the use of computer generated exercises and iPad apps can’t fully replace actually sitting down and playing, they can be a great tool for building individual skills to apply to sightreading. There… Read More

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Free Kindermusik Class Day on Sep 4

Thursday, September 4, 12:00 am

Hurray!!  Thursday, September 4, is Free Kindermusik Class Day at Piano Central Studios! Open to our currently enrolled families as well as to those of you who’ve been thinking about checking out our Kindermusik program here at PCS.  Space is limited, so we do request that you make a reservation.  Call 232-5010 or click HERE… Read More

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Are you a good music parent?

Posted Thursday, August 7 in News

What makes a good music parent? Have you ever even considered whether or not you are/are not a good music parent? Let’s look at 5 ways you can make sure you are fulfilling the role of the good music parent. What is a Music Parent? A music parent is any parent who has a child… Read More

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PCS Now Offering Beginning Harp

Saturday, September 13, 1:00 pm

Beginning Harp Class (1st – 4th graders) Our Beginning Harp Class provides the perfect foundation for a successful start with harp.  Learn about the harp and be introduced to some basic technique and music theory.  In this class, students will learn simple tunes to play for a special performance on the last day of class…. Read More

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8 Reasons to Start with Piano

Posted Wednesday, August 6 in News

You’re looking into having your child start music lessons this fall…what instrument would be the best choice? Here are 8 reasons why you want to choose to start your child with piano: 1) Easier to Play All you have to do to make a piano sound is press a key. What could be easier? Because… Read More

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