The Cascade Method Training Program

The Cascade Method Training Program is designed for piano teachers who want to inspire students to develop a lifelong passion for creating music through fun teaching techniques all while growing their piano business to have a waitlist! This online program includes a comprehensive set of video lessons broken into six modules, a copy of our piano theory method book and NoteMatch tool, PDF worksheets, over 100 secret-sauce pop songs, and access to other exclusive offerings and tools to help grow and scale your business. 


Piano lessons can be pretty boring and repetitive… Want to know a secret?
If you aren’t looking forward to teaching piano lessons, your students are most likely not looking forward to going to their lessons either.

Guiding you every step of the way, we share all of our juicy methods and secret techniques to help you instruct students in such a way where they transform into well-rounded musicians who find true joy in playing the piano, and keep coming back for more!

What You’ll Get In The Program

Level 1

Getting to Know You

This is where we set you up for success! You’ll play your favorite piece, demonstrate reading music, and complete a questionnaire so we can better assist you throughout the program.

Level 2

Cascade Method Book Part 1

Training begins! We will cover the first half of our Piano Theory Method Book, giving you a step-by-step walkthrough of the book through video tutorials and personal notes from Tara.

Level 3

Cascade Method Book Part 2

Taking a deeper dive into our teaching strategy, this is where we’ll cover the following pages of the method book. The book is laid out with beginner to advanced-level learning continued through video instruction. 

Level 4

Pop Songs and Ear Training

(Most popular method!!) Revealing all the proven tips and tricks for teaching pop songs through ear training. This happens to be Tara’s secret sauce to getting students hooked on piano!

Level 5

Note Reading with NoteMatch

(Growth accelerator!!!) Learn how to accelerate your student’s level of reading music by instructing with our proven piano reading tool, NoteMatch!

Level 6

Level 6: Making Musicians for Life

Inspiring you further by providing additional tips and guidance on growing your piano teaching career. You’ll also receive your official certification for completing the program!



Throughout your time in the program, you can gain access to the Cascade Method Resource Portal and Tara’s Private Facebook group where she personally hosts monthly workshops and gives constant guidance, tips, and tricks.
Filled with almost 4,000 piano resources — this portal is worth your investment and then some! 


This method really works!

Aside from all the massive results and success stories that come from this program, we want to give you complete peace of mind as you consider this investment into your business. So, we are happy to offer you a 30-day money-back guarantee.

(Yep, we’re THAT confident in what we’re teaching!)

Develop musicians for life!

Bailey started as a student of Tara’s when she was 11. Now in college, she still practices and plays to this day.
It’s true,
we create musicians for life!

Jeremi began piano lessons with Cascade Melody in 2010 at age five and has continued to develop his skills, now at the age of sixteen.

The Cascade Method isn’t just about fun and positive reinforcement, Cascade-Certified teachers know how to develop well-rounded musicians. Students who take lessons from a Cascade-Certified teacher will develop a rich theory background without even realizing they are learning theory. Our piano resources are filled with advanced-theory learning which naturally and organically develops each students’ understanding of music as a whole — without them even realizing it!

But does this method really work?

Ready to get started teaching piano the FUN way?!

The Cascade Method is your trusted guide to producing well-rounded musicians who truly find true joy in playing the piano. This online certification gives you all the tools, resources, and strategies to level up your piano lessons and your teaching career. 

We value the role of the teacher. Teaching piano is an honor! It’s a true reward to be able to get paid playing something you love! You owe it to yourself to know that there is a different way to structure your lessons… a fun way! 

One Time Payment


Access to the course for 1 full year

Instantly ship a FREE NoteMatch*

Instantly ship a FREE Cascade Method Piano Theory Book*

Join our Exclusive Facebook Group

Access to our 3500+ music sheet library

Access to the VIP Bonus portal after 30 days

Certificate of Completion and Cascade Certified Logos to Brand Yourself

Payment Plan


Pay per month for 12 consecutive months

Receive FREE NoteMatch* after 30 days

Receive FREE Piano Theory Book* after 30 days

Unlock 3500+ music sheets after 30 days

Access to the VIP Bonus portal after 30 days

Certificate of Completion and Cascade Certified Logos to Brand Yourself

POP Song Method

$250/FLAT FEE!

An extension of our most popular and sought-after method in the full training course, this mini course covers our coined pop song method, revealing to teachers how to teach and pick up on any pop song by ear with ease.

Access to the mini course for 1 full year

Apply your $250 credit and upgrade to the full course at any time 

Access to over 100 pop songs 

Certificate of Completion and Pop Song Certified Logos to Brand Yourself 

We’ve heard it all…


Do any of these sound like you? If so, it’s time to enroll 🎶

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