Although modern cars come with high-tech safety features, all these features will not help if drivers get distracted or enraged while behind the wheel of a car. According to Dave Abels, flaring emotions on the road have been found to be one of the leading causes of...
Most of us listen to music nearly every day, but fewer and fewer people are learning music, either on their own or in school. Many commentators have decried the cultural impact of reduced music education, but there is another consequence we haven’t considered: music’s...
Our Piano Wizard software uses “standard MIDI files” that render to a game. Without getting too technical, in it’s simplest definition: MIDI files are like “digital piano rolls”. You can load these MIDI files into the game (and there are hundreds of thousands of them...
We all know that our favorite music makes us feel good, but many assume that the connection is just in their imaginations. The truth is, studies show that music actually can improve your health both mentally and physically in a number of ways. What follows are five...
Playing piano has often been shown to have a positive impact on the brain and even overall well being. Practicing piano not only reduces depression, but is also an excellent enhancement for aging individuals. Playing an instrument, especially the piano, requires a...
When I tell people I play the piano, the most common reply I hear is "Oh I've always wanted to play but..." Here's are the top-ten reasons that adults give for not becoming a musician- even though its their secret ambition. Read on for how to overcome these barriers...
Should I Practice Between My Music Lessons? Assume you have weekly piano lessons. You have 6-7 days to revise the material covered in your lesson. If you do no practice how prepared will you feel for your next lesson? Suppose you have a lesson each fortnight: you will...
"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...
“WE love it. I just wasn’t confident enough in my ability to teach it to the kids. But once we really watched the videos, read the info in the book, and became familiar with the software, I got really excited about it! My husband loves it too and is doing very well. Apparently his parents skipped music lessons unfortunately.”
“I have the product and personally witnessed children with no previous musical training sit down and begin playing songs in minutes. For anyone who would love to learn how to play piano or has a child or grandchild that you would love to give a precious gift to, you owe it to yourselves to take a look at Piano Wizard.”
“A great tool to keep kids busy learning and having fun at the same time”
“…seldom do we find a product that is as exciting as Piano Wizard Academy! As an editor, educator and musician, if we had medals to award along with our Editor’s Choice Award, I would certainly present Piano Wizard with the Gold Medal.”
“With Piano Wizard, a child of 3 can begin playing melodies in no time.”
With a background in training and education plus two children I’ve long believed in the philosophy “meet them where they are and help them expand from there. ” That’s exactly what Piano Wizard does.
“This is a complete package that is worth the investment”
Advanced Media Network
“Piano Wizard Academy is one of the best piano learning courses available for it is comprehensive, interesting, and very simple for beginners.”
“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 amazing engine that lets virtually anyone take virtually any piece of music and play it.”
Shannon DrakeThe Escapist
“Considering that many kids learn to run a computer before they learn to read, this could be the teaching system of the future.”
Future Music Magazine
“Piano Wizard is a revolutionary teaching platform that is changing the way kids learn piano.”