Piano Central Studios News

Kindermusik: Security and Independence

Posted Saturday, February 28 in News

From time to time as parents, we may find ourselves asking: Where has my sweet little baby gone? This question generally occurs during periods of intense growth and development, such as teething, moving to a “big kid” bed, and well, maybe right about now. Between 18 months and three years, children begin to realize that… Read More

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March 9-14: Free Kindermusik Class Week

Monday, March 9, 12:00 am

Sign up for a free class during FREE CLASS WEEK with Kindermusik® at Piano Central Studios! New, interested, and current families are invited to attend a FREE CLASS during our Free Class Week coming up March 9-14, 2015. A reservation is required so that we can ensure the best possible experience possible. (Free class visits… Read More

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Composer of the Month: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Posted Wednesday, February 25 in News

Shared from the Dallas Symphony Orchestra KIDS website Listen to excerpts of some of Mozart’s most famous works HERE, also courtesy of DSO Kids. Dates Born January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Austria Died December 5, 1791 in Vienna, Austria Nationality Austrian Style/Period Classical 1750-1820 Famous Works Mozart wrote over 600 works during his lifetime, including… Read More

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PCS students to participate in the NFMC Festival

Saturday, February 28, 12:00 am

On Saturday, February 28, 2015, over 200 students will participate in the National Federation of Music Clubs Festival.  This judging event gives students a great opportunity to prepare, polish, and memorize two pieces for a judge who then gives constructive comments and a rating, the highest rating being a Superior. Your teacher will help you… Read More

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Play. Record. Share… Shine! PCS Facebook Performance Showcase

Posted Tuesday, February 24 in News

Here at PCS, we’re celebrating the way that so many of you have worked so hard to learn and polish a special piece or two – many of you in preparation for the NFMC Festival this coming weekend. We’d like to showcase your hard work and talent by posting performance videos that you share with… Read More

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Studio Locations opening at 2 pm today

Tuesday, February 24, 12:00 am

Right now, the plan is for our studio locations to open at 2 pm today, Tuesday, February 24, 2015.  If you normally have lessons on Tuesdays, your teacher will contact you individually to confirm.  Stay safe and warm… and never fear – we’re supposed to be enjoying highs of 60 degrees by Monday.  Gotta love… Read More

Stop the Practice Wars

Posted Saturday, February 21 in News

Some wonderful tips and advice from our friends at Teach Piano Today about how to stop the “practice wars” at home throughout the week… 1.  Location, location, location It’s true in the real estate world, and it’s true in the home practice world.  Having your piano in the correct place in your home is of… Read More

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Wiring the Brain for Communication

Posted Saturday, February 21 in News

Do you ever wonder what newborns would say if they could talk? Where am I? What just happened? Who turned on the lights? Whew, that was a lot of work! I’m exhausted. Why is everyone looking at me? Do I have something on my face? Mom! Dad! It’s me! Truth is—most newborns all say the… Read More

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Open today!

Wednesday, February 18, 12:00 am

We’re looking forward to being back to our regular schedule at our studio locations today, Wednesday, February 18, 2015.

Inclement Weather Alert: PCS closed 2-17-15

Tuesday, February 17, 12:00 am

PCS will be closed again on, Tuesday, February 17, 2015, due to the inclement weather conditions and icy roads. We’ll miss seeing you all at lessons and classes! Students who wish to come to another Skillmasters Class later this week may contact the PCS office for scheduling options. If you were scheduled for a private… Read More