Welcome Pianists, Teachers
& Piano Students
Whether you are a pianist, teacher or student of the piano, you will find that we post all sorts of useful information on this site including:
resources to help you create a healthy, fluent technique
solutions to difficult passages in the repertoire
articles and commentary on performance practice of previous musical eras
solutions to pain, injury, technical or musical limitations
resources to help you run a successful piano teaching business
information on teaching and applying the insights of the Taubman Approach to piano
a place where you can ask piano-related questions
and much more...
Together, Brenda Hunting and Anthony van den Broek share their decades of experience training pianists and piano teachers in pursuit of ease, virtuosity, outstanding musicianship and a life-long love of playing the piano. Brenda and Anthony are both certified teachers of the Taubman Approach to piano playing.
We look forward to you exploring the blog, reading articles, asking questions, utilising our teaching resources and benefiting from our years of teaching and performing experience. Enjoy!
Featured Blog Posts
Upgrading Your Pedagogical Knowledge and Your Performance Skills
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Studying for a teaching diploma is an excellent way to develop the skills that are required to be a successful private or group music teacher.
In this one-day workshop, you will learn how you can upgrade your pedagogical and performance skills; master elements of the diploma exam; and create a free and healthy technique.
Zoom: Beyond the Basics Webinar and Small Group Workshops
Sunday, May 20, 2020
Webinar 11am, Workshop 2pm
Learn how to take your online instrumental teaching to the next level by using the advanced options available in Zoom for desktop/PC/Mac.
Webinar begins at 11am. This will be followed by a small group, interactive workshop where Brenda will show how to optimise your Zoom settings to ensure the best video and audio connection.