Recital

I can’t believe how fast this year has gone by and how much the kids have learned.  I am looking forward to our performances. It’s already time for our recital. This year the recital will be on May 14th at 6:15pm It will be at the Kanata United Church, less than 100 meters from our studio.  The address is: 33 Leacock Dr., Kanata, ON  K2K 2B9 Map  

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Piano Lessons Increase EQ (emotional intelligence)

KANATA, Ontario, September, 2009 – We often hear about how music lessons increases a child’s IQ but it also increases their EQ, emotional quotient. EQ is the measure of emotional intelligence including empathy, intuition, creativity, flexibility, resilience, coping, stress management, leadership, integrity, intrapersonal skills and interpersonal skills. So basically, EQ is the ability to understand and manage your emotional life, which in turn will affect the life of others around you. Optimists have high EQ and treat obstacles as minor, while the pessimistic low EQ group personalizes all setbacks. As Charles Darwin said, “It is not the strongest of the …

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