Originally posted on Arioso7's Blog (Shirley Kirsten):
First I thought about Pianorama, which would be a catchy title describing a marathon of student performances sponsored by a local Music Teachers Association. In fact years ago we had one of these in Fresno, where I used to teach.
But for all intents and purposes, Pianodrama comes closer to the truth about the life of a piano teacher through thick and thin. It reads like a soap opera script.
Let’s for a moment dive down into the dark regions of piano teaching: