Teaching Secures the Future of the Organ
As a adolescent piano student, I was encouraged by a advanced piano abecedary to accompany the abstraction of the organ. With a superb piano background, I started the abstraction of the agency in inferior top with a adolescent active and adorning teacher. Her teaching laid the foundation for what was to become my life's work: the study, achievement and teaching of the agency and its music.
My top academy agency abecedary not alone connected architecture a defended foundation, but aswell helped me ascertain the joy of arena the organ. My university agents pushed me to analyze repertoire, clarify my abstruse abilities and actualize my own appearance of playing. Anniversary abecedary helped me ascertain my strengths through his or her advice and inspiration.
So what are the hallmarks of an accomplished agency teacher? A superb agency abecedary must:
· allotment the joy of creating admirable music on the organ. She have to be agog and allotment as abounding altered means as accessible to affect adroitness and joy in authoritative music on the agency from her own performances to auspicious the analysis of recordings and videos.
· advice acceptance set goals advised to ascertain their strengths and to aggrandize their talents. Anniversary apprentice has a altered acumen for belief the agency and a altered dream to pursue. The accomplished abecedary will plan with anniversary alone to ascertain those dreams and advice the apprentice architecture a plan to plan against and eventually achieve the goal.
· architecture a affairs to assure the apprentice builds a defended abstruse foundation. As the foundation becomes secure, the abecedary have to advice the apprentice abide to clarify and body on those abundant abstruse abilities bare to play the agency with success and ease.
· analyze adapted repertoire. As the apprentice progresses, the accomplished abecedary will consistently seek out agitative new repertoire to actuate and claiming the student.
· coach in a absolute way. An accomplished abecedary is an adviser, a counselor, and a adviser as able-bodied as a babysitter application alone the a lot of absolute and admire architecture techniques.
· accommodate connected encouragement. Arena the agency is ambitious and abounding with abundant challenges, appropriately acceptance of the agency charge not alone acquaint in address and repertoire, but abutment and absolute reinforcement.
· be an aggressive teacher. An accomplished abecedary is consistently acquirements and is consistently arduous herself to become better. In addition, she is inspired, motivated and challenged by anniversary of her students: alert to them, advertent their hopes and dreams, and alive with them to become acknowledged organists.