This site contains private pages for students to use with password access (Student Resources and Explore) and general information for those wishing to study music with Dolly Paul, Charleston SC.
We love to see our students succeeding.
Keep up the good work and, YAY YOU!
Listening Assignments - there are only 3(three) listening assignments due this summer, one for June, July, and August. Will you be able to complete all three?
100 days of practice - A number of students have taken it upon themselves to start the 100 days of practice challenge. (One student told me this is a TikTok challenge that is "on fire" right now.) Let's see who makes the goal this summer!
Standard Repertoire Challenge - Our advanced students are seeing how many standard classical, jazz, or popular pieces they can master before school starts back in the fall.
Major and minor scales - Getting through the circle of scales is a foundation for learning how to improvise and moving further into writing music. How many scale trophies will be given out this year?
Miss Dolly is having fun with summer projects as well. She is putting together a new workbook for her students, and is playing duets with other musicians this summer!
Adults are now finding more time for their own music education without the extra after work drive-time. Some adults schedule their lesson during their lunch break, or kick back after the kids go to sleep with an online music learning session and a glass of their favorite after work beverage.
The benefits of playing a musical instrument will continue to have a positive impact on lives as long as this planet spins. We play music to praise our God, create community, soothe our own spirits, or inspire others. Music lives in nature; the wind plays the tall grasses like a lyre, the oceans roar like a symphony, and the leaves of the trees rustle in song. Music is all around us.
Technology will continue to make the music learning experience more efficient for everyone. Online lessons are here to stay.
Dolly knew how to prepare me for college auditions. With her help I received a music scholarship to the University of Michigan. I am now a secondary music teacher and I can never thank her enough.
K.J., Ann Arbor MI
Ms Paul's passion to see me succeed at being my personal best went beyond the music studio. She is a true mentor who cares about her students.
LaQuisha R., Detroit MI
As an older student the covid virus concerns me. Online piano lessons allow me the safety of staying in my home while having an excellent piano tutor to help me reach my goals.
R.T., Waxhaw NC
We homeschooled all of our children. Miss Dolly was the ideal piano and music theory teacher for a houseful of children. She was encouraging and clear about what she expected from each child. She would make special worksheets, or create games for our children if they didn't understand a lesson. She is a wonderful teacher of music.
S. & J. Montgomery, Taylor MI
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