Skip to main content
A New Beginning in the World of Music

A New Beginning in the World of Music

By Mel
Challenges and successes of learning how to play the piano
Where to listen
Apple Podcasts Logo

Apple Podcasts

Breaker Logo


Google Podcasts Logo

Google Podcasts

Overcast Logo


Pocket Casts Logo

Pocket Casts

RadioPublic Logo


Episode 12 - Meet my piano teacher, Trevor Flemings
In this episode you will meet the amazing pianist who guided me through my piano learning journey.
December 01, 2019
Summary of Learning - EC&I 831
In the Summary of Learning for my EC&I 831 class, my wonderful guest, Brandi and I discuss our relationship with social media, Open Educational Resources, podcasts and blogs and their effects on our personal-, and professional lives.
November 30, 2019
Episode 11 - Experimenting
In this episode I experiment with new to me sheet music as well as a new website called
November 26, 2019
Episode 10 - Detour
In this episode I share ways I use what I have learnt, as part of my piano learning project, in my teaching.
November 17, 2019
Episode 09 - Growing mind and growing finger independence
In this episode I will share my growth since I started my piano learning journey.
November 11, 2019
Episode 08 - Time signatures and intervals
In this episode I will discuss 3/4 and 4/4 time signatures as well as intervals.
November 03, 2019
Episode 07 - Dream vs. reality
In this episode I will share "the messy middle" of my piano learning journey.
October 28, 2019
Episode 06 - Octave and timing
In this episode I will share the challenges of playing an octave and focusing on timing in the song called Alouette.
October 20, 2019
Episode 05 - Challenges and little successes
In this episode I will share with you the challenges and little successes of my piano learning journey.
October 20, 2019
Episode 04 - Shopping for the right keyboard
In this episode, I will bring you alongside in my quest to find the right keyboard. 
October 19, 2019
Episode 01 - The beginning of my piano journey
I will discuss why I chose the piano as the source of my learning project.
October 10, 2019
Episode 03 - Blended learning
In this episode I will discuss blending social media and face-to-face interaction.
October 10, 2019
Episode 02 - Finding my way
How to find my way in the abundance of resources?
October 10, 2019