I Am a Music Teacher

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People

    I Thought Teaching 5 Year Olds Was Bad...

    So I got a new student this year. She is 3. And so small. Like... she has trouble getting up onto the chair. I don't know what to teach her. Honestly, I'm not sure whether she is speaking English, Indian, or just... '3 year old' half the time... BAH! I don't think I will be able...
    CaitieLynn CaitieLynn
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2013

    Piano and Violin

    I am a Music Teacher at a local music school.  I worked there for seven years teaching ages 2-60 on the piano and violin.  I took piano lessons since a very young age and violin lessons starting in grade school, so the music school hired me straight out of highschool...
    Twinsmom4 Twinsmom4
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 22, 2008

    My Top

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    sirdan99 sirdan99
    56-60, M
    Feb 24, 2012

    Piano Students :)

    hehe so my 10 year old drew me a picture today... it was so cute... it was like one of those asian cartoons with the really big archway shaped eyes... then she gave it some purple hair... and told me that it was me... hehe SOO ADORABLE!! :D
    CaitieLynn CaitieLynn
    22-25, F
    Jul 25, 2012

    I have been teaching music now

    for over 20 years. I teach the senior levels of theory (harmony, counterpoint, and analysis) Just lately I have been having a lot of trouble with my teaching. I don't know the answers to questions I once had no problem answering. What is happening? I'm going to lose my...
    absolom absolom
    5 Responses Jan 30, 2014


    i have a music teacher that is varry nice i love her i teach a music class to but  thay'r ages are 3 and 19
    azavedo azavedo
    Jan 21, 2013


    i am a full-time science student who teaches piano part-time. i started out volunteering at a day car running a music program after school. then after 2 years of volunteering i got a job teaching piano as an after school program at a local elementary school called MusIQ Club...
    chocolatekisses chocolatekisses
    1 Response Mar 18, 2008

    Music Teacher

    Music teacher,What a bore!Highly-strung,Someone hit wrong key,If you wanna know,That's why,Piano stool,Thrown in class!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Oct 24, 2011

    The 5 Year Old :d

    So I started teaching this 5 year old piano a few weeks ago. He is absolutely gorgeous :D SOOOO tiny! I was teaching him about the black notes today (they are grouped in twos and threes for those of you who don't play piano). The sets of 3, for the purposes of teaching him, were...
    CaitieLynn CaitieLynn
    22-25, F
    Nov 29, 2012

    Instrumental Music Teacher

    I have been teaching music for nearly forty years as a private teacher and a high school band/orchestra director. I also play bass clarinet in our church orchestra. I am a professional clarinettist  with a degree in music from Bob Jones University and also play bassoon...
    beethovn99 beethovn99
    1 Response Apr 9, 2008

    Drum Teacher For 41 Yrs.

    I've been teaching drums & perc. and playing for 50 yrs with various bands .I've had a good musical career and many adventures.  I have a slight problem though. My wife and her family doesnt support my music.Very rough on me. They never come to anything that has to...
    drumnut12 drumnut12
    61-65, M
    Jul 27, 2009

    My Piano Students

    So one of my piano students (7), told me today, that vampires were going to take over, and bite people and turn them into vampires. I asked her what would happen when everyone was a vampire, and there were no more humans left to suck the blood out of... Her response: "That will...
    CaitieLynn CaitieLynn
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2012
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