Top 5 Questions All Parents Should Ask Before Starting Music Lessons


In a recent article published in the Washington Post, local music teacher Stephen Williams wrote an article that will hit home with all parents. What questions should be asked prior to starting music lessons for their child?

“In more than 10 years as a piano teacher, I’ve noticed that my students’ parents invariably ask the same basic questions. It made me realize how little material there is out there to guide those who need practical information about how and when children should begin formal music instruction.”

Here are the questions that are asked in the article, please vote on the question that resonates with you the most.


Take a read of the article, please share this interesting information with your colleagues, friends, and family!


About mymuco1

Ian Green wears hats in many areas of the music industry including: co-founder of a technology start-up company that designs music education tools for mobile devices and the internet; music educator; music festival adjudicator; professional classical and jazz pianist; member in good standing of Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association; member of provincial council of Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association; member of the Canadian Music Festival Adjudicators Association (C.M.F.A.A.) Thanks!
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