The Book Every Beginner Pianist Needs: The Beginner Piano Book!

The Book Every Beginner Pianist Needs: The Beginner Piano Book!

Going into 2020, I made a list of books I planned to launch to the market within the year. I am thrilled to say that I’ve been consistently adding to The Cascade Method Book Collection and one of my favorites is finally released: The Beginner Piano Book!  Oh boy, am I excited about this one! […]

The Best Part About Being a Composer

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For those of you who don’t know; in addition to being the creator of The Cascade Method, I’m also a recording artist. I currently have released four albums to the market and I’m in the process of working on my fifth album. Although it’s “cool” to consider myself a true recording artist, that’s not the […]

The Chords 1 Book Release | What You Need to Know

The Chords 1 Book Release | What You Need to Know

As most of you know, The Cascade Method has added many more additions to our book collection! We are continuing to release more as they come, but we wanted to prepare you for a BIG one coming soon! Read along to find out everything you need to know about the launch of our Chords 1 […]

The Cost of Getting an Album on the Market: From A to Z

The Cost of Getting an Album on the Market: From A to Z

For all the musicians who follow me because you listen to my music, this blog is for you! This month, we’re going to dive into each step on how to create a tangible product (an album) that’s ready to hit the market.  If you’ve been staying up to date with the Cascade Method blog, you […]

Helping Your Students Find Passion In Piano

Helping Your Students Find Passion In Piano

Being a teacher isn’t easy. Regardless of what you teach, it takes a special person to guide others to understand something new. Anyone can play by the book but how does that help your students find passion in the piano?  It’s hard enough to teach in a way that gets through to your students, but […]

The Piano Has All The Keys To My Heart | V Day Freebie!

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It’s the month of love! 💗🌹 In honor of Valentine’s Day, I wanted to share my personal love story with the piano and gift all my lovely readers with the sheet music to a new song I wrote called Forever Loved. I’m not kidding when I say the piano has all the keys to my […]

Cue the Confetti, it’s our Founder’s Birthday!

Cue the Confetti, it’s our Founder’s Birthday!

Founder of The Cascade Method, Tara Boykin is celebrating her birthday this month! In honor of her special day, we’re sharing the inside scoop on the Cascade book collection, Tara’s piano must-haves, and gifting a FREE piano worksheet!  🎉 Read along to hear from Tara and grab all the Cascade Method Resources!  Who is the […]

Why Your Students May Need a Mini NoteMatch

Why Your Students May Need a Mini NoteMatch

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years of teaching, it’s that if one person has a certain question or challenge, there are more people who struggle with that same thing. That’s exactly why I created the mini version of the best piano reading tool, NoteMatch! Read along to discover if your students need […]

You Don’t Have to Be An Expert to Teach or Play Piano

You Don’t Have to Be An Expert to Teach or Play Piano

*GASP!* Yes, it’s true! Piano surely takes skill, but what if there was a way you could teach or play piano without being an expert? If there was a way to do so, that’s something you’d want to know more about, isn’t it?  How can I teach or play piano with little-to-no piano knowledge?  The […]

NOW is the Time to Join This Piano Training Program

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Setting expectations and resolutions for a new year is always super exciting and motivating. However, how long do you normally make it until you fall behind on all your “big plans?” We all do it. We feel the hype from everyone else and we decide to put a million different new things on our plate, […]

The Ultimate Gift You Can Give to Yourself, Your Students, and Your Studio

The Ultimate Gift You Can Give to Yourself, Your Students, and Your Studio Piano Teacher Program

As Christmas comes to a close and everyone gets ready to bring in the new year, we’re here to shed some light on the ultimate gift for all the piano teachers out there. We’re still feeling the Christmas spirit, but we’re also getting ready for big things in 2020. Piano teachers, this is the best […]

The Christmas Piano Book 1 is Here: Order Now!

The Christmas Piano Book 1 is Here: Order Now!

The Cascade Method is launching a full piano book collection in 2020. With it being the holiday season, we went ahead and released one of the books within the new collection that embraces this time of year full out! In this blog, we’ll be introducing the Cascade Method Christmas Piano Book 1!  With Christmas right […]

EXCITING NEWS: A Cascade Method Piano Book Collection Coming 2020!

EXCITING NEWS: A Cascade Method Piano Book Collection Coming 2020!

You know how they say a lot can happen in the last 90 days of the year? Well, The Cascade Method is experiencing that first-hand! We are thrilled to announce that come January there will be THREE NEW BOOKS to pair with The Cascade Method Piano Theory Book! In 2o2o, we will officially have a […]

Grab your Free Christmas-Themed Piano Worksheets!

Grab your Free Christmas-Themed Piano Worksheets!

Can you believe it’s December?! You know what this means… the month of December calls for FREE Christmas-themed piano worksheets! Grab your free worksheets below! We only ask of you one thing in return…  Did someone say Christmas-themed Piano Worksheets? You betcha! If you’re new around here, The Cascade Method prides itself on teaching piano […]

Giving Thanks to All The Cascade Method Members & Students

Giving Thanks to All The Cascade Method Members & Students Giving Thanks to All Cascade Members and Students

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we want to share our gratitude for all Cascade Method members and student we’ve been graced to teach and certify. My purpose of The Cascade Method started out as something so small and continues to grow into something much larger and significant than I originally imagined. The only […]