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Karaoke for the Piano

“That’s not how it sounds on the CD!”  Have you ever heard your piano student utter that famous line?  You can just hear the disappointment oozing from every pore.  They worked so hard to learn this piece, working sometimes for weeks just to be let down.  I used to feel this way when I was a budding young pianist too.  Luckily, as a budding young vocalist, I had already turned into the next at-home Paula Abdul with the invention of Karaoke.  I could sing just like her and had the back-up band to prove it.  But when it came to the piano, I was once again all alone – just me and my metronome.

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