Piano Central Studios News

Nov 3 – 8: New Music Week at Kindermusik

Saturday, November 8, 11:00 am

Nov 3-8: New Music Week at Kindermusik! November 3-8, 2014, is NEW MUSIC WEEK in our Kindermusik classes here at PCS.  Here are just some of the delightful new themes you can look forward to: Babies: 0s and 1s (non-walkers) / PEAS & CARROTS Yum, yum, yum.  Are you hungry? In Peas & Carrots, you’ll… Read More

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Dec 8 – 13: New Music Week at Kindermusik

Saturday, December 13, 12:00 pm

BABIES:  0s and 1s Good morning, sunshine–it’s time to start the day! Babies can start their days in all kinds of ways–but the way to make the most of mornings is to establish a loving, predictable, day-to-day pattern. Up and at ‘em routines and rituals take center stage in Rise & Shine! YOUNGER TODDLERS:  1s and… Read More

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Nov 17-22: Skillmasters Performance Classes

Saturday, November 22, 10:00 am

The Skillmasters Performance Classes are an integral part of our studio locations here at Piano Central Studios.  In fact, we place tremendous emphasis on our Skillmasters Performance Classes to provide our private and semi-private school-age students with the opportunity to become well-rounded musicians through the experiences they will have in these classes, including theory review,… Read More

Oct 20-25: Skillmasters Performance Class Week

Saturday, October 25, 10:00 am

The Skillmasters Performance Classes are an integral part of our studio locations here at Piano Central Studios.  In fact, we place tremendous emphasis on our Skillmasters Performance Classes to provide our private and semi-private school-age students with the opportunity to become well-rounded musicians through the experiences they will have in these classes, including theory review,… Read More

NFMC Registration Ends October 18!

Saturday, October 18, 11:00 pm

Fall is the time of year when we must begin thinking ahead to events coming up in the Spring.  One of the most important opportunities for students of all ages and levels is their participation in the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) annual Festival to be held on February 28, 2015, on the campus… Read More

3 Things Adult Students Can Expect with Music Lessons

Posted Wednesday, October 15 in News

What can you really expect from lessons as an adult student? Adult students have a bit more flexibility and a greater amount of personal responsibility than the younger PCS students, but some of the expectations remain the same. Progress Requires Practice Although as an adult you are able to remain more focused and disciplined than… Read More

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How Adult Music Practice Differs from Kids Music Practice

Posted Tuesday, October 14 in News

You’ve decided it’s time to pursue a childhood dream—you’ve decided to start taking music lessons. Congratulations! As you think about starting lessons, no doubt you’re experiencing a mixture of anticipation, excitement, and a little bit of trepidation. Never fear. All those emotions are completely normal! Rest assured that the staff at PCS will do everything… Read More

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4 Strategies for Music Practice Success

Posted Wednesday, October 8 in News

You’ve just finished your lesson for the week and have another list of assignments from your teacher, a list that with the exception of one small thing is just a repetition of last week’s list. And you feel discouraged, frustrated, and wonder why you even keep taking lessons… Nothing leaves you feeling defeated faster than… Read More

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A 3 Person Team

Posted Tuesday, October 7 in News

When each member of a team works together, everyone enjoys success. Think back to the horse and buggy days for a moment. If one of the horses on a team decided he didn’t really feel like running that day and just sat down, all the other horses of the team suffered and the people would… Read More

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5 Ways Music Lessons Pay Off

Posted Tuesday, October 7 in News

Is music really that important? Is it more than just another extracurricular activity for your child? We could answer both of these questions with just a simple (but resounding) “YES.” However, we know that any parent wants to know more than a basic yes or no. You want to know the background—the real why’s and… Read More

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