BC Registered Music Teachers' Association Victoria Branch


Tips and Resources

Websites and Blogs

Dr. Jamie Syer

     - Instructional videos, performance videos, and blog

Pianist Magazine

     - This magazine offers a number of free things on its blog, including performances by well-known pianists such as Stephen Hough, and instructional videos by Graham Fitch and others.

Practicing the Piano - Online Academy

      - Graham Fitch's site that covers many topics including practicing, technique, performing, and teaching.

The Cross-Eyed Pianist

      - A popular blog in the UK.

The Practice of Practicing

      - BBC Radio 3 program on practicing with Stephen Hough, Nicola Benedetti, Joyce DiDonato, and Julian Bream.

Complete Guide to Zoom Audio Settings for Music Teachers

     - A guide to the settings you can adjust to enhance the experience for you and your students.


     - Pianist, teacher, adjudicator and lecturer, Edmund Dawe, share his ideas, experience and research in his podcasts.

Keyboard Interpretation - Howard Ferguson  
     - Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-318419

Rough Ideas: Reflections on Music and More - Stephen Hough 
     - Faber and Faber, ISBN 978-0-571-35047-6

The Lost Pianos of Siberia - Sophy Roberts
     - Grove Press