Monthly Archives: August 2017

A Parent’s Place in Piano Lessons

On September 14th, we are hosting our annual parent involvement meeting! At Utah Piano Conservatory, parent involvement is crucial. “Parents are encouraged to be active participants in their student(s)’ progress” (UPC 2017-2018 Handbook, pg. 4). We are very excited to gather parents of our students together in this meeting, and look forward to seeing all […]

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Jazz Piano Lessons!

Are you interested in jazz piano lessons? At Utah Piano Conservatory, we offer jazz piano lessons in our Piano Academy Jazz Division!   Take lessons from our talented jazz piano teacher, Ammon Doman, who has a masters degree in Jazz Piano Performance. Mr. Doman is also the Jazz Piano Program Director. He can teach […]

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Theory Helps with Reading Music: a Piano Teacher’s Insights

  by Karina Leonard Piano Academy Theory Lab Teacher As part of the piano lesson rotation, half an hour is spent in the theory/computer lab. In the lab we have theory workbooks for each student, a piano teacher available to help and explain, and games and flashcards. Here are three ways the activities in the […]

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