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Do you ever...

worry your students are losing interest?
hesitate to teach music outside the book?
wish pop could be more than just a lesson filler?

Get ready to

Use pop and improv for maximum learning results
Grow practice motivation in your students
Strengthen reading and analysis skills
Improve performance fluency

Daily Topics


Chord Quick Wins

Learn how to link chords and quickly compose with students


Leadsheets in Lesson 1

Guide students to hear harmonic context and play great sounding music from the start


Repertoire Remixing

Have students practice scales without knowing about it! (Like spag bolognese with hidden veggies)


Hook, Line and Sinker

Learn how to teach any song students want to learn


Connections thru Chord Charts

Guide students to unpack chord progressions in any style

The Details

๐Ÿ“น 5 days of live video lessons: Feb 25, 26, March 1, 2, 3 (11am AEDT, 7pm ET)

๐Ÿ““ Daily homework tasks

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ง Private challenge FB group

๐Ÿ“ผ Replays available for 48 hours after challenge ends


Tim Topham founded TopMusic back in 2010 when he realised that traditional, exam-focussed teaching just wasnโ€™t cutting it with his savvy, tech-focussed students. He decided to revolutionise his approach and, along the way, share blogs and videos of his ideas. Happily, this continues to this day.


Sarah Buckley is a piano teacher and course creator who draws on her experiences both as a piano professor at the University of Missouri and as an entrepreneur. Connecting musician entrepreneurs to resources that advance their practice and spread the love of music drives Sarah.

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