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Rants & Ideas

learning from your ghosts Learning from your Ghosts

How to turn departing students into information that can transform how you teach.

learning from your ghosts Deadwood Students

How can you tell when you've got a student you're better off without?

running a practice competition Running a Practice Competition

How to create anticipation, set rules and create an event your studio will remember for years.

running a practice competition Ringmastering your Recital

It's your studio's night of nights...but what sort of host are you? IMT looks at how to win—and keep—your audience.


the art of the interview The Art of the Interview

Why traditional new student interviews are a waste of time, and what questions you should be asking instead.

Canaries in your Coalmine Canaries in your Coalmine

How to spot the subtle warning signs that students are considering leaving your studio.

When students won't practice When students won't practice

18 experiments you can run to find out why they're not practicing in the first place.

Downloads & Drills

Pitchreading Drills Pitchreading Drills

Free printable brain-crunchingly engaging worksheets for students working on their notereading.

Certificates Certificates

Free to download, ready to print. 19 types of congratulations for worthy students.


manuscriptpaperManuscript paper

From standard blank manuscript to laid-out ensembles and themed kids' options.

Books by Philip Johnston

Repertoire Browser

repertoire browser Repertoire Browser

Fresh attention-getting recital repertoire for piano students. Preview and download scores for free.

Build-it-yourself resources

indevelopmentBuild your own Studio Diary

You design it, then order copies whenever you need. Check out the video preview above.

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