Finding the Right Piano Teacher

Choosing a piano teacher should be easy, right? Just find a teacher that is qualified and then get started. But, how do you know if a piano teacher is qualified? It’s not as easy as choosing other professionals. If you need medical or legal advice, you look for someone with the appropriate license in your … Read more

Get Ready for Online Piano Lessons

Congratulations! You’re starting piano lessons with Dr. Lory. Your first lesson is coming up. Let’s get you ready by helping with the technical aspects of setting up the space in your home where you will practice and take lessons. Equipment So that you and Dr. Lory can see and hear each other, you’re going to … Read more

Using Zoom for Piano Lessons

You will use Zoom for your online piano lessons. Zoom is an online audio and video conferencing system used to conduct video conferencing meetings. While Zoom can be used to connect hundreds of participants, in this case, there will be only two — you and Dr. Lory. If you haven’t used Zoom before, here is … Read more

Am I Too Old for Piano Lessons?

I get this question a lot from older students, both beginners and those who took piano lessons when they were younger. It’s a fair question — when we age, we often believe that we are not capable of doing all of the things we once did. And while this might be true when it comes … Read more