Knowledge & Resources
Make the most out of your lessons
To help you use the iPad in your lessons and make the most out of our tools, we’re dedicated to providing you with FREE resources for the community. From video tutorials to our sheet music collection, we hope these resources enrich the way you use Piano Maestro.
Assign Home Challenges with Piano Maestro
Connect to Student Tutorial - Status Pending
Connect to Your Teacher Tutorial - Status Pending
How to Connect to Your Student in Piano Maestro
How to Connect to Your Teacher in Piano Maestro
How to connect your MIDI keyboard to Piano Maestro
What do the Red Envelopes on my Piano Maestro account mean?
Learn how to update your app
We are excited to supply our community of teachers with free sheet music to print out for your students. The sheet music is a great alternative if your student does not have an iPad at home. Select the song you want them to learn, print it out for them to practice at home and when they get back to the lesson they will be able to show off their skills in Piano Maestro on your studio iPad.
**Please note, for copyright reasons, we cannot supply sheet music for premium songs.
iPad Piano Teacher [54:50]
In JoyTunes very first webinar presenter and piano teacher, David Love, exposes fun, fresh and engaging apps to use in your piano studio. You will learn how to use them best, to maximize the student's retention of concepts taught.
April 15, 2014 by David Love
The iPad is More Than a Treat It's an Essential Teaching Tool Webinar [1:40:03]
In the second webinar hosted by JoyTunes, learn how the magic of game playing can enhance your daily instruction, engage your students and keep them coming back for more all with the power of the iPad. Beef up your teaching tool kit with today’s hottest apps—they're not just for dessert anymore.
May 1, 2014 by Leila Viss
Composition App-tivities for Creative Minds Webinar [59:59]
Learn how to teach your students to create fun background tracks using Garage Band on the iPad with a lead sheet. Presenter and piano teacher, David Love, will also demonstrate a number of other unique apps that can be used to explore and learn composition, songwriting, notation and multi-tracking midi composition.
Jun 15, 2014 by David Love
Piano Maestro The Motivation Mystery Solved for Piano Maestro Newbies Webinar [54:50]
Another webinar in the JoyTunes series - this time, solving the motivation mystery! In this webinar presenter and piano teacher David Love will go through the basic of using Piano Maestro in the lesson and answers teachers questions!
Jul 3, 2014 by David Love
Piano Maestro The Motivation Mystery Solved for Maestro Masters [54:47]
Two back to back webinars will be given for Piano Maestro Newbies and Maestro Masters. We'll discuss how Piano Maestro can be a tool to bring back the excitement of learning a new instrument and help significantly increase their practice time at home.
July 3, 2014 by David Love
Taking the Plunge into Piano Pronto
Origins of the Piano Pronto method, go through the features that are unique to the series, talk about resources I have available to make the teachers' jobs easier, and then open up the session to a Q&A style round table where they can as all their burning questions.
Sep 11, 2014 by Jennifer Eklund
Using Piano Maestro with your FABER ite Method!
Learn how to combine Piano Maestro and the "method match" book with materials from Piano Adventures.
Sep 18, 2014 by Becki Laurent
SUPERCharge Your Studio with SUPERSONICS PIANO!
Daniel McFarlane, author of SuperSonics Piano presents his books and how they are incorporated into the Piano Maestro app.
Oct 15, 2014 by Daniel McFarlane
Finding the Joy in JoyTunes : The Pedagogy Behind the Maestro Webinar
Leila Viss hosts a webinar on the many different ways to use Piano Maestro in your studio!
Nov 11, 2014 by Leila Viss
iPad 101: Tips & Tricks to Better Usage & Functionality
David Love gives tips and trick on the basics of using your iPad- inside and outside of the lesson!
December 3 2014 by David Love
Make Your Desk Paper Free: Organizing the Teachers Life with Apps
Piano Teachers looking to de-clutter their desks? Becki shares some tips and apps for a Paper Free Studio
Feburary 18th 2015 by Becki Laurent
The Ins and Outs of Starting a Music Tech Lab Webinar
Jennifer Foxx, piano teacher and tech guru, gives a webinar on how to properly start a music tech lab, as well as all the iPad apps and PC games to stock your tech lab with!
Janurary 21st 2015 by Jennifer Foxx
6 Reasons Why Piano Parents Will Love the iPad Webinar
Nicole Douglas, a piano teacher and avid user of Piano Maestro in her lessons gives a webinar on how to speak to Parents about technology in piano lessons and how they will love it!
March 11th 2015 by Nicole Douglas
Why Teaching Creativity Matters
In this webinar learn why everyone can improvise; understand how myths about improvisation prevent learning, and garner a few brass tacks tips for integrating creativity into your studio immediately using Sowash's Amen! series on Piano Maestro.
April 30th 2015
Developing Listening and Rhythmic Skills with Pop Music in Piano Maestro
Mario Ajero conducts a webinar on developing listening and rhythmic skills with pop music in Piano Maestro.
September 18th 2015 by Mario Ajero
Boost your student’s motivation
Recognize your student’s achievements and progress by giving them these fun printable badges to celebrate a job well done! Click on a badge to print.