Category: Piano Studio Business Tips

Tutorials, courses, technology, and other recommendations for piano teacher professional development.

5 Ways to Use Your Music Classroom Décor Bundle in 2023

Looking for fresh ideas to brighten up your music classroom or private studio this teaching year? This incredible bundle of 1250+ pages has everything you need to decorate your classroom, from posters, to bulletin boards, to flashcards, to games — it’s all here. The vibrant, watercolor theme looks professional and special; your students and parents will appreciate your effort!

10 Tips and Ideas to Improve Your Piano Teaching

Whether you’re looking for help with running your piano teaching business, practical ideas for teaching certain pieces or age groups, piano student gift ideas, or help with technology for piano teachers, you’re going to find something helpful to improve your piano teaching in our ultimate blog post roundup.

10 Trusted Time Management Tips for Piano Teachers

As we look ahead to a new year, I know many of us piano teachers are considering how we can better manage our time in 2023. I’m constantly looking for ways to “work smarter, not harder;” because if anything, life is never slowing down! In this article I’ll be sharing 10 trusted time management tips for piano teachers.

15 Favorite Christmas Gifts for Piano Teachers

Do you draw a blank when friends and family ask, “What do you want for Christmas?” or “Do you have a list of Christmas gifts for piano teachers you could share?” I am here with links and how I use these gifts in my studio. Take making a list off of your list with these 15 tested piano studio tools and Christmas gifts for piano teachers in every price range.

3 Spectacular Piano Newsletter Templates That Will Set Your Studio Apart

Want to improve your piano studio communication with parents? Instead of sending them yet another standard email that is just like all the rest, use one of these three amazing, professional, editable piano newsletter templates. Your efforts to stand out will be noticed and your announcements will be read!

3 Easy Ways to Advertise Your Piano Studio Without Using the Internet

Looking for easy ways to advertise and market your piano studio without having to spend one more minute in front of your computer? Try these 3 easy advertising tips to keep your studio enrollment (and your back!) healthy!

Create An Easy DIY Piano Bulletin Board for Your Piano Studio

Is your piano studio in need of some freshening up? Are you looking for an easy piano studio board that will make a statement, even in very small spaces? Do you need the perfect way to welcome your students to lessons? Then you need your own DIY piano bulletin board! In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create your own “Welcome to Piano” bulletin board.

Get Organized with Piano Studio Business and Planning Templates

The Piano Teacher’s Survival Kit has all the studio business and lesson planning templates you need to create your perfect studio. Between the three categories of studio business, lesson planning, and calendars/goals, there are so many uses for this piano studio organizational tool.

How To Create a QR Code for Your Piano Recital Program

I don’t know about you, but I get frustrated printing programs for my recitals only to throw so many away afterward. So this year, I decided to try something different by creating a QR code for a digital piano recital program! This quick and easy tutorial will show you step by step how to create your own QR code so you can easily share a digital version of your piano recital program with your audience.


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Hi! I’m Melody Payne, a pianist and piano teacher, educational resource author, a fun-loving wife to the most wonderful and talented hubby I could ask for, and a lifelong learner who loves to share. I want to make your life as a music teacher easier by writing and sharing helpful and relevant music teaching articles, and by creating educational resources with your very own students in mind. If you are a parent who wants to enroll your child in piano lessons, I’d love for us to get started building those skills that can give your child a lifetime of musical enjoyment!

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