Why Bi-weekly Lessons Won't Work

Monday, March 26, 2018 by Mary O'Connor | OCMS


7 reasons why bi-weekly lessons do not work…


Now and then, our studio gets asked if we offer bi-weekly lessons. I mean, doesn’t it make sense that if you take lessons every other week, you have half the number of trips into the studio, you have double the amount of time to practice, and you can save some money, right?


Aside from the fact that it is a scheduling nightmare for the teacher and studio, I want to outline a few reasons why (in most cases) bi-weekly lessons do not work.

Source: Bi-weekly Lessons - Why they won't work - The Piano Studio

Yamaha Piano Factory Tour

Friday, March 23, 2018 by Mary O'Connor | piano

An insight into the Yamaha factory in Japan where a large range of pianos are handcrafted and completed to be ready for sale.

The grand piano in the O'Connor Music Studio is a Yamaha.  I have had it for many years and it has served me and my students well.

Happy Birthday Johann Sebastian Bach!

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 by Mary O'Connor | holiday



1685 ~ Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer birthday (Old Style)
Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in d minor was featured in the Walt Disney movie Fantasia and the new Fantasia 2000
Read quotes by and about Bach
More information about Bach
 Grammy winner