Category Archives: Music and Education

The Owl Says Hoo Piano Book for Kids

Today I’m introducing a new piano book for beginner and elementary level players.  It’s part of the “The Owl Says Hoo” series and it’s called, “The Owl Says Hoo Piano Book for Kids.”  In this volume you’ll find 10 songs … Continue reading

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The Owl Says Hoo Songbook

THE OWL SAYS HOO SONGBOOK is now available in digital format for teachers.  This digital download comes with license to print out songs for your students individually.  Here are ten songs that you will enjoy using over and over in … Continue reading

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Busy, Buzzy, Fuzzy Bumblebee

Busy, Buzzy, Fuzzy Bumblebee One of the most difficult scales to teach is the chromatic scale.  In theory, it is rather straight-forward, but practically speaking it’s not the easiest scale for a vocalist.  The chromatic scale ascends or descends by … Continue reading

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IN MY BACKYARD and Music Education

I love to teach.  Being a private music instructor can be challenging, but I’ve always looked at it as an adventure.  My young vocal students are at a fragile time in their formative years.  So, I take my role as … Continue reading

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