Schedule

Summit Schedule

(all times Eastern, EST)

December 6, Monday US Central Time
9:30am Coffe Time
10:00am-12:00pm

Workshop by Dr. Randall Faber

Presentation Title: Developing Foundational Pathways

Description: As piano teachers, we sculpt our students' musical literacy by teaching a broad range of fundamentals. These lead to creative skills and confident artistic expression with technical mastery. Randall Faber explores the subject of skill development with insights on laying foundational neural pathways.

8:30pm Coffee Time
9:00pm-12:00am

Q&A with Pianist Eric Lu

world-renowned piano star, Mr. Eric Lu, will share his piano journey with you and answer any of your questions.

December 7, Tuesday US Central Time
9:30am Cofee Time
10:00am-12:00pm

Workshop by Peter Mack

Presentation Title: Lower the Rear End of the Elephant Slowly onto the Keys"

Description: Our job as teachers is simple: know what to tell them and try to do it in a way that they will remember. In this talk Peter Mack shares some of his most memorable metaphors that help students technically, artistically, and intellectually. Find out exactly how the hippopotamus helps you count, when the little fishies swim in the Sea of Chopin, and why the roof of the handy hen house had better not collapse!

8:30pm Coffee Time
9:00pm-11:00pm

Live Interactive Piano Masterclass with Peter Mack

December 8, Wednesday US Central Time
9:30am Coffe Time
10:00am-12:00pm

Q&A with Professor Yoheved Kaplinsky

Meet one of the world’s most distinguished pedagogues and Professor at the Juilliard School.

8:30pm Coffee Time
9:00pm-11:00pm

Seminar by Ms. Irina Gorin

Ms. Gorin will talk about what teachers usually miss in the beginning: creative activities: storytelling, ear training, listening to music, composition, etc. With video examples/presentations with students.