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Apr 17, 2017

First Piano Lesson

What are the most important things to include in a student's first piano lesson ? Where should I start ? What should I teach first ? Also, can you maybe

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Apr 13, 2017

Blow Ye Winds, a Sea Shanty Piano Sheet Music

Blow Ye Winds is an old whaling song with a robust melody. Get free piano sheet music for beginners to intermediate students!

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Mar 23, 2017

Red River Valley Sheet Music for Piano: 4 Levels

Red River Valley for piano, with a new arrangement with slower left hand. This Western-style song has FOUR levels of difficulty.

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Mar 08, 2017

Tarantelle, the Spider Dance, for Beginning Piano

Tarantelle, the Spider Dance, is a vigorous and fun melody for beginning piano students. Check out several free arrangements!

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Feb 17, 2017

Guitar Music for Beginners: Ode to Joy

Guitar music for beginners that will hone their note-reading... Ode to Joy in 2 arrangements.

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Feb 16, 2017

Easy Piano Songs for Beginners - How Doth the Little Crocodile

Easy piano songs for beginners with creepy lyrics... How Doth the Little Crocodile, by Lewis Carroll!

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Feb 10, 2017

Printable Piano Music What Do You Do With a Drunken Sailor

This free printable piano music might be your student's favorite for a long time! Now with 2 young beginner arrangements.

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Feb 09, 2017

Sakura Easy Piano Music & Late Elementary Music

Sakura is a beautiful traditional Japanese song. Now with a lovely broken chord arrangement for late elementary piano students, as well as an easier version for beginners.

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Feb 03, 2017

Skye Boat Song Free Vocal & Guitar Sheet Music

"Skye Boat Song" from Scotland, now with a version for beginning guitar note readers that offers a note-reading guide on the sheet.

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Feb 02, 2017

Groundhog Day Piano Music for Beginners

Groundhog Day music for your young piano students, free download!

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Jan 29, 2017

Lapsed amateur pianist falling in love with the piano again

Thank you so much for sharing this Emma arrangement. I loved the movie so much when it first came out - several of my friends and I went through a Jane

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Jan 20, 2017

Beginner Keyboard Music Sheets, Free! Rain, Rain, Go Away

Beginner keyboard music sheets, free! Three arrangements of Rain, Rain, Go Away

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Jan 19, 2017

Happy Birthday Free Sheetmusic for All Instruments and Voice

Happy Birthday with a new chord arrangement for piano, with a few lettered keys to help! Offered here in keys for all instruments.

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Dec 16, 2016

We Wish You a Merry Christmas Chords for Guitar

We Wish You a Merry Christmas chords for guitar beginner players. Chords they already know!

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Dec 08, 2016

Free Christmas Sheet Music "We Three Kings" Beginner through Intermediate Piano

Free Christmas sheet music "We Three Kings" - Now 5 Arrangements! All of the Christmas song lyrics are included so you can sing as well as play the music!

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Dec 04, 2016

Mary Did You Know

I really would like to learn how to sing Mary did you know with my sister, so I'd like a duet. I love this song! Dana: Because this song is copyrighted,

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Dec 03, 2016

Christmas Rounds to Sing for Your Students

Christmas rounds to sing for your students, church group or choir, in 3 parts.

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Dec 02, 2016

Christmas is Coming - Vocal Round in 3 Parts

Christmas is Coming, the Goose is Getting Fat! This is a fun vocal round your students will like.

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Dec 01, 2016

On Christmas Night Arranged for 2 Voices

On Christmas Night (Sussex Carol) for 2 voices or instruments, free! This pretty, vibrant Christmas carol is old-fashioned with a traditional English feeling, yet is fairly unknown.

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Nov 30, 2016

Silent Night Chords & Lyrics for Guitar & Strings

Silent Night chords for guitar in two keys, and a duet and two trios for strings, free!

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Nov 17, 2016

We Wish You a Merry Christmas Free Sheet Music

We Wish You a Merry Christmas PIANO SOLOS, lead sheets, vocal duets and trios, and beginner Christmas piano music, FREE!

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Nov 16, 2016

Camptown Races for Violin & Guitar Duet and Solo

Camptown Races makes a great easy duet for violin or guitar students who are beginning to read standard notation.

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Nov 09, 2016

House of the Rising Sun Chords & Lyrics - free sheet music!

House of the Rising Sun chords & lyrics for your young musicians - share this famous folk song with them free!

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Oct 27, 2016

Memorization - My Singer Can't Learn the Melody

Hi Dana, I have an 8 year old voice student who has problems catching onto melodies. Usually, the remedy for that is to have someone musical at home

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Oct 20, 2016

Halloween Guitar Sheet Music Monsters Everywhere

Halloween guitar sheet music - and violin sheet music too! Monsters Everywhere is an easy-to-read song for beginners.

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Oct 19, 2016

Halloween Sheet Music for Piano - Zombies!

Halloween sheet music for your early piano students about zombies... This one is energetic, a bit silly, and LOTS OF FUN!

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Oct 18, 2016

Helping a Student Retain Reading Ability

I have an eight-year-old student who is taking his fourth year of piano lessons. He has shown remarkable insight, for his age, into the theory underlying

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Oct 11, 2016

5th Symphony Beethoven Music for Easy Piano

Even your littlest students can play the first notes of the 5th Symphony by Beethoven! And your older students can explore a bit more of this greatest of Beethoven classics - 3 arrangements.

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Sep 09, 2016

Seasoned Piano Teacher loves working with musically inclined children on the spectrum

Hello Everyone! I am a piano teacher who has had a lifelong relationship with piano, music & education. My grandmother, a professional piano teacher,

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Sep 05, 2016

I Love the Mountains Lyrics, Chords, and Piano Sheet Music for Beginners

I Love the Mountains lyrics, chords, and piano sheet music for beginners

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Aug 30, 2016

Savant Grandchild? But doesn't want to play with the teacher

I have an autistic grandchild that I believe is gifted. He can listen to a piece of music and immediately play it on the piano--not perfectly but you

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Aug 08, 2016

Free Piano Sheets for Beginners, Fairies in the Garden

Free piano sheets for beginners "Fairies in the Garden" - short & whimsical piano sheet music with letters or plain notes

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Jul 31, 2016

Violin Strings Notes to Show How to Play Twinkle!

Violin strings notes to show how to play Twinkle! Sometimes a compromise is in order, and this sheet music that shows the violin finger positions has made this song easier.

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Jul 19, 2016

Keyboard Music Notes for Your Beginners - Hot Cross Buns with New Words!

Keyboard music notes for beginning piano music readers: Pizza Please (formerly known as "Hot Cross Buns"!)

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Jul 09, 2016

Repetitive Behavior I Must Correct

Hi. I am glad I have found this page. I have been teaching a young boy violin. . I took over the teaching 4 months ago and he was preparing for grade

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Jun 18, 2016

Traditional Kids Songs - White Sand & Grey Sand, 2 Versions, FREE!

Traditional Kids Songs - White Sand & Grey Sand, a singing round from England, free!

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Jun 12, 2016

Coffee Canon - a Vigorous Singing Round from Germany, Free!

Coffee Canon is a fun and energetic singing round with strong harmonies - download it for your singing group free here!

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Jun 08, 2016

Hanon Lessons: The Virtuoso's Best-Kept Secret!

Hanon Lessons... How to play Hanon. Is there a best way to learn and play piano Hanon exercises?

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Jun 06, 2016

The Minstrel Boy - a Love Song for One's Country

The Minstrel Boy for voice with piano accompaniment, in 4 keys.

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Jun 03, 2016

Vocal for Sale - "Hytten" by Edvard Grieg, with Free Vocals

Vocal for Sale - Art song "Hytten" by Edvard Grieg, with FREE vocal sheet music for your students, and a new English translation.

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May 27, 2016

Basic Piano Chords and Piano Scales, Free!

Basic piano chords and piano scales, free download with note names for beginning players.

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May 23, 2016

Vieni, Vieni O Mio Diletto by Antonio Vivaldi Free Vocal Sheet Music

Vieni, vieni, all 6 keys, now $5.00 for unlimited copies! This is a beautiful short aria by Vivaldi. Not only short, it also has a smaller range than most arias.

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May 22, 2016

Blind and Autistic

I have been teaching a legally blind and highly autistic child for about 8 years now. He started out just pointing with his index finger and the first

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May 06, 2016

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Music for Guitar and Violin, FREE

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star music for guitar and violin, now with a NEW super-easy sheet for violin beginners!

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May 04, 2016

Free Printable Violin Music for "Musical Priest"

Free printable violin music, especially for fiddle players just starting to add ornaments to their playing...

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May 03, 2016

English Song Lyrics - a Lovely, Little-Known Singing Round

English Song Lyrics from a gentler era... "Beauty's But an Idle Boast" is a little-known singing round that is very beautiful.

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Apr 26, 2016

Storybook Love - Mark Knopfler's "The Princess Bride" Movie Soundtrack Music

Storybook Love - Mark Knopfler's "The Princess Bride" movie soundtrack music is one of the prettiest movie themes ever. Download it for your piano students here!

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Apr 22, 2016

Made-Easy Notes for Beginners Yo Ho Ho

Made-easy notes for beginning pianists, Yo Ho Ho is a fun song with a strong melody, FREE!

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Apr 20, 2016

My Autistic Learner is Blind!

Please help. I am from South Africa, living in a small town in the middle of the Karoo with the name of Hopetown. I'm trying to help a 9 year old blind,

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