What to include in a harp student’s diary…

/What to include in a harp student’s diary…
What to include in a harp student’s diary… 2017-10-28T22:08:53+00:00

When I start a new student, or when I have a big performance project coming up with my students, I give them a spiral-bound A4 notebook with around 60 pages called a ‘Dialann Cláirsí’ or ‘Harp Diary’. It has all the sheet music required for the year, blank feedback sheets for use in class, and the following information and resources…

Philosophical:

MISSION STATEMENT

Practical:

HOW TO PAY FEES

LESSON PRICES

LESSON POLICY

CONCERT AND REHEARSAL SCHEDULE FOR THE YEAR

ACCESSORIES STUDENTS WILL NEED FOR LESSONS

HARP LESSON PACKING LIST

BLANK HARP HIRE FORM

To support practice:

HOW TO USE THE VIDEO TUTORIALS

WHEN THERE’S RESISTANCE…

PRACTICE SCHEDULE

IDEAS TO MAKE REPIT-IT-IT-IT-IT-ITION FUN

WHAT CAN I PRAISE?

THE ALBHABET OF “AWESOME!!!”!

“WE DID IT!!” MINI-REWARDS

STUDENT CONTRACT

YOU DID YOUR PRACTICE SESSION!! REWARDS

REVIEW LIST

To support performance:

PERFORMANCE CHECKLIST

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA FOR CONCERTS

And because I’m a Suzuki teacher…

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