Well, this is super exciting news, after months of planning we are delighted to let you in on next year’s Piano Pivot Live, my very own piano teaching conference here in Melbourne.
I’ve spoken and been to conferences for years now.
If you’ve been to a piano teaching conference, chances are you probably learnt quite a few things.
But there was probably room for even more professional growth.
That’s why I’m going to do things a bit differently at Piano Pivot Live 2020.
It’s going to be a two-day conference that features the lot – workshops, teaching and of course tips on how to run your business.
I’ve hand-picked each presenter, and I’ve seen them all speak before so I know they’re fantastic. I’ve also included masterminding sessions so that you can make action plans right away…and much more.
One of the big differences I think at Piano Pivot Live is going to be the dual focus on piano teaching but also business.
As teachers, we often start with that early on. We feel more comfortable teaching and being at the piano than we are with running a business.
This is where we let ourselves down – we can be a bit lazy with the administrative side or just don’t know enough about how to run a business and can actually miss out on maximising our income.
That’s why at next year’s piano teaching conference, I want to put a big focus on piano teaching business as well as creative teaching techniques.
A well-paid, happy studio owner makes a happy piano teacher.
You will leave this conference excited and with actionable ideas you can implement RIGHT AWAY.
It’s unlike any conference you’ve been to before!
If you’ve been to a multi-day piano teaching conference, you know how crazy it can be trying to fit everything in
Sometimes, you just can’t.
Sessions clash or you don’t have the time to fit it all in.
Well, at Piano Pivot Live you won’t be forced to pick between presentations!
Our one-stream event set up means we all share two days together, and listen and learn from each other.
Also, the presentations will not be passive.
Learn by listening and by doing. Experience workshops, live teaching, masterminds and implementation sessions.
Rub shoulders with some of the world’s most creative and innovative teachers.
As you might have guessed, I will be your host!
But I’ve also enlisted the help of some of the world’s brightest music minds to bring you the best in music pedagogy.
I have amazing keynote speakers in Samantha Coates, Carly McDonald, Philip Johnston and Anita Collins.
The wonderful Nicola Cantan, Joyce Ong, Paul Myatt and others will also be speaking and presenting at the event.
There are a few different types of presentations you can expect at Piano Pivot Live from these wonderful speakers.
To find out more about Piano Pivot Live 2020 and to grab your discounted early-bird ticket, just click on the button below.
I’m so excited for you to share in what will be an incredible learning experience.
If you’ve got any questions, please leave them below.Get my ticket
Tim Topham has one mission in life: to stem the tide of children quitting music lessons by helping teachers maximise student engagement through creativity, technology and innovation. Tim hosts the popular Creative Piano Teaching Podcast, blogs regularly at timtopham.com and speaks at local and international conferences on topics such as pedagogy, business, marketing and entrepreneurship. Tim has been featured in American Music Teacher, The Piano Teacher Magazine, Californian Music Teacher and EPTA Piano Professional. Tim holds an MBA in Educational Leadership, BMus, DipEd and AMusA.