The Piano Has All The Keys To My Heart | V Day Freebie!

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It’s the month of love! 💗🌹 In honor of Valentine’s Day, I wanted to share my personal love story with the piano and gift all my lovely readers with the sheet music to a new song I wrote called Forever Loved. I’m not kidding when I say the piano has all the keys to my […]

Cue the Confetti, it’s our Founder’s Birthday!

Cue the Confetti, it’s our Founder’s Birthday!

Founder of The Cascade Method, Tara Boykin is celebrating her birthday this month! In honor of her special day, we’re sharing the inside scoop on the Cascade book collection, Tara’s piano must-haves, and gifting a FREE piano worksheet!  🎉 Read along to hear from Tara and grab all the Cascade Method Resources!  Who is the […]

Why Your Students May Need a Mini NoteMatch

Why Your Students May Need a Mini NoteMatch

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years of teaching, it’s that if one person has a certain question or challenge, there are more people who struggle with that same thing. That’s exactly why I created the mini version of the best piano reading tool, NoteMatch! Read along to discover if your students need […]

You Don’t Have to Be An Expert to Teach or Play Piano

You Don’t Have to Be An Expert to Teach or Play Piano

*GASP!* Yes, it’s true! Piano surely takes skill, but what if there was a way you could teach or play piano without being an expert? If there was a way to do so, that’s something you’d want to know more about, isn’t it?  How can I teach or play piano with little-to-no piano knowledge?  The […]

NOW is the Time to Join This Piano Training Program

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Setting expectations and resolutions for a new year is always super exciting and motivating. However, how long do you normally make it until you fall behind on all your “big plans?” We all do it. We feel the hype from everyone else and we decide to put a million different new things on our plate, […]

The Ultimate Gift You Can Give to Yourself, Your Students, and Your Studio

The Ultimate Gift You Can Give to Yourself, Your Students, and Your Studio Piano Teacher Program

As Christmas comes to a close and everyone gets ready to bring in the new year, we’re here to shed some light on the ultimate gift for all the piano teachers out there. We’re still feeling the Christmas spirit, but we’re also getting ready for big things in 2020. Piano teachers, this is the best […]

The Christmas Piano Book 1 is Here: Order Now!

The Christmas Piano Book 1 is Here: Order Now!

The Cascade Method is launching a full piano book collection in 2020. With it being the holiday season, we went ahead and released one of the books within the new collection that embraces this time of year full out! In this blog, we’ll be introducing the Cascade Method Christmas Piano Book 1!  With Christmas right […]

EXCITING NEWS: A Cascade Method Piano Book Collection Coming 2020!

EXCITING NEWS: A Cascade Method Piano Book Collection Coming 2020!

You know how they say a lot can happen in the last 90 days of the year? Well, The Cascade Method is experiencing that first-hand! We are thrilled to announce that come January there will be THREE NEW BOOKS to pair with The Cascade Method Piano Theory Book! In 2o2o, we will officially have a […]

Grab your Free Christmas-Themed Piano Worksheets!

Grab your Free Christmas-Themed Piano Worksheets!

Can you believe it’s December?! You know what this means… the month of December calls for FREE Christmas-themed piano worksheets! Grab your free worksheets below! We only ask of you one thing in return…  Did someone say Christmas-themed Piano Worksheets? You betcha! If you’re new around here, The Cascade Method prides itself on teaching piano […]

Giving Thanks to All The Cascade Method Members & Students

Giving Thanks to All The Cascade Method Members & Students Giving Thanks to All Cascade Members and Students

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we want to share our gratitude for all Cascade Method members and student we’ve been graced to teach and certify. My purpose of The Cascade Method started out as something so small and continues to grow into something much larger and significant than I originally imagined. The only […]

How to Teach Fun Piano Lessons: Pop Song Method Revealed!

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Are you still teaching outdated methods to your students? There is a way to teach fun piano lessons and I’m going to share with you my secret sauce on how to do so!  I know how it feels when students start to become bored and unmotivated to learn the piano. I have always had a […]

How to get your Music on all the Top Music Platforms

How to get your Music on all the Top Music Platforms

There were several learning curves I had to go through to get my music on all the top music platforms. Last month, I shared with you how to copyright your music. This month, I’m sharing with you which platforms and distributors I used to get my music out there to the world and how you […]

REAL TALK: What it’s like to be a Seller on Amazon

REAL TALK: What it’s like to be a Seller on Amazon

Would you believe me if I said I hate Amazon? Well, you shouldn’t because that would be a lie. I still love Amazon from a consumer perspective but I will say there are a few things I wish I knew before becoming a seller on Amazon. Here’s my Amazon real talk.  Amazon Real Talk: From […]

Look how much fun we had with our Halloween-themed Piano Practice!

Look how much fun we had with our Halloween-themed Piano Practice! Halloween-themed Piano Practice Recap Banner

Tomorrow may be the official day to participate in Halloween festivities, but we’ve been having a fab-BOO-lous time all month long! Are you ready to see how much fun we had with our Halloween-themed piano practice?!  At the beginning of this month, we shared with you two totally spooky pieces to practice with your students […]

FREE Piano Worksheets: Teaching Students C Major and C Minor Chords

FREE Piano Worksheets: Teaching Students C Major and C Minor Chords

Are you ready to learn a fun and simple way to teach students C major and C minor chords? With these free piano worksheets, your students will understand how to play these concepts easily and know how to read it in notes! Oh, and I forgot to mention- they’ll also have loads of fun while […]