From the family that wrote the ever popular Bastien Piano Basics method comes a new, all-in-one series designed for today’s students. Sheet Music Plus had the opportunity to interview Lisa Bastien to find out what makes Bastien New Traditions so unique!
1. What was the inspiration behind the Bastien family developing a new method?
We were inspired to develop Bastien New Traditionsby our students and their needs in today’s world. My mom (Jane), Lori and I are first and foremost full time passionate piano teachers. It became clear to us that the learning environment has changed and that a different approach to teaching piano was needed to effectively engage today’s students.
2. What makes this method unique from other methods?
Bastien New Traditionsis different in a number of ways that make it a captivating and dynamic way to teach.It’s anALL IN ONE Piano Course that takes the solid, time tested 50+ years of Bastien pedagogy and presents it in a fresh, modern way. Here are some of the unique features that teachers, students and parents are enjoying: more “Method Spotlight: Bastien New Traditions”…