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Summit for MTNA Leadership: A Class Act

Retreat at Piano Manor: Food, Photos, and Recipes

Hey there! Welcome to Piano Pantry where we talk about piano teaching, loving food, and living life. I'm Amy, my husband Drew and I live in Indiana. My favorite things include Mexican food, reading, organizing, and spending time with those I love.


Descriptive and Imaginative: A Review of Music by Lynette Sawatsky

A review of two descriptive and imaginative collections from Canadian composer Lynette Sawatsky. Audio clips available for preview.

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Lesson Planning: A King-Size Master Spreadsheet

Use Excel to create one master lesson planning spreadsheet for your studio. Feel organized, gain clarify, track student history, and see the big picture.

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The Varsity Musician's Playbook Series

Commitment-building strategies from team sports to the studio. Learn how to build interdependence within your studio for a team atmosphere.

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A Picture Number is Worth a Thousand Words: Studio Retention-Rate Marketing

Highlight your studio's consistency, customer satisfaction, and brand delivery by calculating and marketing your studio's annual retention rate.

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Top Tools and Resources
Grammarly: Spell-Check on Steroids

One of my top all-around favorite tools helps me improve my communication in every avenue of my personal and professional life.

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Colors of the Rainbow: A review of Ready for Theory

Ready for Theory is a beautiful theory course with clutter-free pages and solid content. Its design easily allows flexibility with any piano method.

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Organizing Piano Games with Evernote

Use Evernote to organize all your piano games for quick and easy access; get tips on tagging and taking screen shots for great visual reference..

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Evernote: an Independent Music Teacher's Handbook Series

Learn how Evernote can transform your life through increased productivity and studio organization as an independent music teacher.

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