Online Parent Classes
How to Motivate Kids to Practice
Don’t let lack of motivation be the reason your child quits music.
This 1-hour class will give you the tools to motivate your child to practice so that making music becomes easier and long-lasting. Topics include:
- Myths about motivation and how to avoid them
- What prevents effective practice
- Building a strong musical foundation
- Helping children develop resilience
7 videos you can start watching now.
How to Raise a Musical Child
A class for parents who want to set a strong musical foundation so that making music is joyful and meaningful.
- Motivating your child to practice
- Finding the right teacher
- Creating a musically rich environment
- Making music fun
6-week session, 1 hour each class
Live & Recorded
In this one-on-one session, Barbie will answer your questions and help you develop a plan that supports your child’s musical development.
Book a 1-hour or 1/2-hour session.
“Barbie, thanks to you, I feel empowered and have fresh ideas to help my kid with their musical journey!”
– Jessica Culley, Parent
I have worked with thousands of parents and music teachers including
Steinway Piano Gallery
Suzuki Association of the Americas
Diehl Music Camp
Athena’s Advanced Academy
Preparatory Music Program at Holy Names University
Suzuki Circle International Festival
Music Teachers Association of California Annual Convention
Winchester Community Music School
Suzuki Music Association of California, Orange County Branch