Destiny Sanders at NOPI

A big congratulations to Destiny Sanders, who received a scholarship to attend MASNO’s New Orleans Piano Institute at Loyola University New Orleans this month.  She has been working hard in both her private lessons at the Institute and in her master classes. Destiny Sanders in her master class with Kevin Chance

LFMC Junior Convention

The results are in!  Several students attended the Louisiana Federation of Music Club’s Junior Convention this week, where they competed against other students in the state who received Superior ratings at the LFMC Festival this spring.  A big congratulations to Rimi Mandal, who received Honorable Mention in the Vocal Solo – Musical Theatre, Musically Advanced […]

2016 LFMC Junior Convention

Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the 2016 LFMC Junior Convention at the UNO Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 14.  We had some outstanding results, and I am so proud of all of the students for stepping up to the plate! Piano Solo – Primary Class IV 1st Place in the […]

The Value of the Teacher/Student Relationship

Lately, I have been spending a lot of time reflecting on the importance of the relationships we build, specifically the bond that forms between teacher and student.  This year has brought many changes, both personally and professionally.  I have had the great pleasure of watching one of my own students begin her teaching career and […]

Student of the Month

MARCH’S STUDENT OF THE MONTH Sabrina Yang Arabesque – Burgmuller Sabrina Yang is 10 years old and attends Bissonet Plaza Elementary School.  Reading is her favorite subject and also her favorite hobby.  In addition to her studies at Bissonet, Sabrina also attends Chinese School once a week on the weekends.  She enjoys her piano lessons […]

Live Video Broadcast!

Can’t make the recital on Sunday?  Good news!  Hall Piano will be doing a live video broadcast of the recital this coming Sunday, May 16th starting at 12:00pm CST on this website!  Log in to catch the students in action!  The recital will also be archived and available for download for a month following the […]

Steinway Incentive @ Hall Piano!

There is a great event going on at Hall Piano Company right now for those of you who may own the Boston or Essex model pianos.  As you know, these two brands are the entry-level brands of Steinway Piano, and Hall Piano is offering some great deals to those people who may be interested in […]

Reictal Prep

Hey folks! As most of you know, the recital is coming up in exactly a month, so it’s time to make sure everyone is prepared and ready to go.  Please make sure you have all pieces memorized and ready to perform by the end of April!  It is important to give yourself a little time […]