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Oh What a Night December 1963 Piano Tutorial

In this Oh What A Night December 1963 piano tutorial I teach you how to play this iconic song on piano.  Get ready to sing and play this famous song by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons! Lyrics and...
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Crash Into Me Piano Tutorial

Crash Into Me was a huge hit for Dave Matthews in the mid 90s and has become a real guitar anthem.  The good news is that it sounds great on piano too! Lyrics and Chords printable for Crash Into Me ...
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6 piano exercises to practice every day

I often hear from students and members of The Versatile Musician:  What should I be practicing every day?  In this video and blog post I will take you through the 6 piano exercises to do every day...
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How Much Does it Cost to Record and Album in 2024?

With the recent release of my album Motherhood, I have had a lot of folks ask me about the process of recording a CD.  Plus, they always ask “How much does it cost to record an album in...
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The Tide is High Piano Tutorial

The Tide is High is the classic Blondie song from 1980.  In this The Tide is high Blondie Piano tutorial, you’ll learn how to play the chords, the reggae accompaniment strategy and the fantastic...

Most Requested Piano Bar Songs

People are always asking me to make a list of the most requested piano bar songs of all times.  This blog post is going to clear that up for you once and for all!  In this blog post, I will share the...

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