How to read Music Notes

How Do I Read notes on a staff? Is this a familiar question?  If it’s just the treble clef, then that should be easy enough.  BUT, when writing a theory exam you are required to know how to read BOTH the treble AND the bass clef.  How about learning with a...

How to Read the Bass Clef

Are you a guitar student, or a violin student? Are you a student that doesn’t need to learn how to read the Bass clef because your instrument doesn’t require it?  Well that’s great, but if you are writing a RCM theory exam then guess what…you...

Level 4 B Minor Scales

Are you a visual learner? Visual learners use pictures, colour and maps to organize information.  You can easily visualize objects and plans and can anticipate how an event may turn out with your mind’s eye.  Visual learning is one of the techniques in learning....

Mapping to Sight Read

EVERY note has a home. Some students have a hard time playing a new piece on sight.  Many focus on the note they are playing and fail to look ahead.  Students also keep their fingers closed up instead of opening up to hover over the keyboard. How do we learn to read?...

I Can Chord Hallelujah

I can Chord with ‘What Are Keyboard Tabs.’  This 27 page method has students chording like a guitarist.  In keyboard style the piano tab is shown as a piano player would see it. Most students want to learn to chord but can’t seem to figure out what...

How to Draw The Treble Clef

Free 2 worksheets, excerpt from Preparatory Rudiments It’s no trouble to draw the Treble.  Many students tend to have trouble drawing this clef correctly.  That’s because it needs a little practice. The downloadable worksheets will help with that. A clef...