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Finger Numbers? NO!

NO! is what we say to finger numbers at the beginning of lessons. (The fingerings will be added later on.) One of the pitfalls of the early stages of reading music with the position playing/fingering numbers approach is that the student learns to depend on the fingerings provided in most beginner methods. The new reader […]

You’ve Got a Package!

How much fun is it to receive a package in the mail!  Much!  These siblings were thrilled with the arrival of their MerrieNan Melodies materials. Now they can start learning how to play the piano with their mom’s help.  Fun family times with an educational component.  Win-Win! Your family can experience this same joy when […]

Why Color?

“Savannah is so excited!! I think this is way better than traditional classes because it is tangible; she sees the colors and the associated keys!” from mom Addie R. about starting piano lessons at home with MerrieNan Melodies. We recognize that decades ago, musician’s tried to come up with an easier way to teach piano […]

Back to School with MNM!

It’s that time of the year when the start of school is on everyone’s mind.  If you have considered adding piano lessons to your curriculum, MerrieNan Melodies has the homeschool answer for you! Our curriculum program has been tailored to the homeschooled family.  For a fraction of the cost of lessons with a piano teacher […]

Updated Website!

At long last!  Our website is servicable and will enable you to not only find us but buy our innovative products for your family! As many of you know who have developed websites, this is no small matter. The new site looks somewhat similar to our old site to help you feel comfortable, and to […]