"When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" is a lighthearted song in tribute to Ireland. Its lyrics were written by Chauncey Olcott and George Graff, Jr., set to music composed by Ernest Ball, for Olcott's production of The Isle O' Dreams, and Olcott sang the song in the show. It...
Update: December 2016 Jed as come a long way. As many of our fans recall, Jed was born with severe mental challenges. He couldn't walk until he was 4. He didn't say his first words until he was 6. And at 7, he couldn't even do a 4 piece puzzle. Then his mom May came...
With the holidays coming up, now’s a great time to be asking yourself, “Who in my life would benefit from Piano Wizard Academy, which has been so special for us?” Think of three people, and write them down. Congratulations! You’ve just solved the hardest part of the...
Notes: Piano Wizard software allows the import of MIDI files for gameplay. This video and post below by Britt is a raw intro to MIDI files. It's a bit outdated since no one used floppy disks anymore, but the rest of the information is still relevant. Hi. My name is...
If you have a young child and have been thinking about getting him or her started in piano lessons, you have probably heard many reports about the benefits of starting at a very young age. It is true that crucial musical development takes place in babies and toddlers...
Here's another video from the Piano World library. Pianist Robert Estrin explains that you are never to old to take up playing the piano. We can help fulfill your dream. Learn to play the piano with Piano Wizard Academy. ...
Immediate Release, Boulder, Co On July 1st 2016, Music Wizard Next Gen launched their very first Summer Challenge, featuring their flagship product Piano Wizard Academy. The contest will run approximately 10 weeks through September 15th. Music Wizard has challenged...
Do you get a headache just thinking about piano lessons? Does learning to play piano sound like a difficult task? For many, it is certainly a challenge. Consider this 1. 80% of those that try to learn piano give up within the first 2 years. 2. Piano lessons can be...
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The genius of Piano Wizard is that it leverages video game technology for the purpose of teaching music.
“How good is it? Our testers could play the songs they had learned on Piano Wizard on a real piano later that same day – without having to be nagged to do so!”
“An interesting way to learn the song notes, and it works.”
“First and foremost, I feel that learning to play piano needs to be an enjoyable experience otherwise there’s little motivation to continue. Piano Wizard has made it enjoyable for us.”
“A great tool to keep kids busy learning and having fun at the same time”
Piano Wizard also ventures where no other music games do – with advancing modes of play taking you from a beginner, all the way to fluently reading the musical scores that previously seemed like hieroglyphics.
“I was skeptical until the piano wizards enticed me to try and there I was, playing some kind of sonata or other. It was nice to find a computer video game that actually teaches something significant.”
When I was playing at CEO Space I could hardly keep from crying because I know how this is going to bring my girls and I together and teach them the joy and uplifting power that creating music has on their soul.
“Piano Wizard is a revolutionary teaching platform that is changing the way kids learn piano.”