Technology and online platforms such as Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, and GoMeeting have advanced dramatically in recent years. As a result, deciding between in-person and online piano classes has become difficult. Both solutions have advantages and disadvantages, thus I suppose it is absolutely up to you. Because the quality of your piano lessons will not be compromised by the use of a screen, you can choose your decision based on your lifestyle and preferences. We did not have such a luxury a few years ago, therefore it is worthwhile to explore the new opportunities that the modern world has to offer. Why [...]
About Celine Gaurier-JoubertFounder of The London Piano Institute, Celine Gaurier-Joubert is a concert pianist and one of the world’s leading experts on piano education for adults.
At The Online Piano Institute, we enjoy meeting adults who are interested in learning to play the piano. You may be nervous about taking your first piano lesson, but don't be; we are thrilled to meet you and assist you in learning your favourite instrument. A Relaxed and Non-Judgmental Environment At The Online Piano Institute, we wish everyone of our piano students a good experience and a great deal of enjoyment from their piano training. We place a high value on the quality of our piano instruction, but we also want all of our piano lessons to take place in a [...]
Various providers have suddenly emerged on the internet as a result of the recent amazing development of new technology and the realisation that it is now possible to take high quality piano lessons online. It is amazing to see the world coming together more and more and to see relationships being formed all over the world. Some online platforms, such as Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, and GoMeeting, have done an outstanding job, and we can only thank them for their efforts. Piano enthusiasts can now find excellent piano teachers wherever they are in the world, and the best piano instruction is no [...]
September 2021 – The second year of an apocalyptic pandemic is coming to an end, and we may soon be entering what has been dubbed "the new normal." I'm not sure what they mean by that, but I am well aware that people's relationships with their laptops and perceptions of the online world have undoubtedly changed. Zoom and the idea of virtual meetings have been around for a while. We began shopping online a few years ago, internet banking has become a part of our daily lives, and Netflix has taken over movie theaters. However, the use of the internet to [...]
I am writing this article straight after spending an hour working on Rachmaninov variations on a Paganini theme with Kammy. She lives in Taiwan, and I live in Dubai. We met in London 10 years ago. Kammy was studying accounting, and I was teaching at The London Piano Institute. She was still a beginner, and she is now a proficient amateur pianist. When she moved back to Taiwan 6 years ago, she decided to continue her piano lessons with me online instead of looking for a local piano teacher. We started with Skype but switched to Zoom a few months ago [...]