Category: PreTime to BigTime
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New Atlas Offerings—Music from China and the Faber Studio Collection

Get ready! This new Atlas release offers a melting pot of music from around the world, styles from across the musical periods, and distinct sounds—major, minor, and modal. Discover the exciting, dramatic, and poignant sounds of China in this carefully-graded 6-book Music from China series. Offered in the PreTime® to BigTime® Piano Library, students will […]

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New in the Teacher Atlas: Rock ‘n Roll and Kids’ Songs

Let the “good times roll” on the piano keys with this week’s new release in the Teacher Atlas— six levels of Rock ’n Roll and six levels of Kids’ Songs from the PreTime to BigTime Library. These two genres offer outstanding fun on the keys with such selections as Rockin’ Robin, The Pink Panther, Hakuna […]

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What’s New in the Teacher Atlas

Summer is here! Time to add some pop to the Atlas. Celebrate two more genres with the addition of the Popular and Jazz & Blues series to the Piano Adventures Teacher Atlas. Each style has great choices across the six graded levels: PreTime® PlayTime® ShowTime®, ChordTime® FunTime®, and BigTime®, all from the well-known PreTime to […]

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New in the Teacher Atlas: Disney and Hits!

Just in time for your summer lessons, the Teacher Atlas now has 10 exciting new books from the PreTime® to BigTime® Piano Library. Enjoy Disney favorites at your fingertips for 6 levels:  PreTime (Primer), PlayTime® (Level 1), ShowTime® (Level 2A), ChordTime® (Level 2B), FunTime® (Level 3A-3B) and BigTime (Level 4 and above). Have a musical […]

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Classics, Favorites, and Hymns — Oh My!

In our quest to make the Piano Adventures Teacher Atlas a “repository of learning materials,” we are pleased to announce an additional 18 books from the PreTime® to BigTime® Piano Library — Classics, Favorites, and Hymns. These books offer a wide variety of repertoire at 6 levels of difficulty: PreTime Piano (Primer), PlayTime® Piano (Level […]

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Be Brave

“I wanna see you be brave!” This chorus from Sara Bareilles’ “Brave” offers words of encouragement for each of us—as piano teachers, students, and performers. How many of us grew up playing only classical piano, while listening to the Beatles, Billy Joel, and Coldplay? Perhaps being brave as a teacher means exploring music with our students, […]

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Whatever It Takes

Sharing a chord progression from your student’s favorite pop song is a sure-fire way to engage and connect. In addition to rocketing your cool status, brain neurons will spark, as your students explore music theory and creativity in ways that complement traditional repertoire. This week we take a look at “Whatever It Takes” by Imagine […]