The Piano Lab Blog

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The Chord Play Series (Review)

The world of music education lost a shining star in 2019 when pianist, educator and author Forrest Kinney passed away after a brief battle with an aggressive form of cancer. I can personally attest that Forrest was generous to his fellow teachers. I contacted him a...

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Mindfulness for Musicians: Q&A

Interested in exploring mindfulness in music teaching? Here are my answers to questions from my Mindfulness in Music Teaching workshops given to members of the Oregon Music Teachers Association. What are some benefits of utilizing mindfulness as a pianist and piano...

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