One of the most exciting developments during the span of my piano career has been the huge increase in adults taking up lessons.
There are no doubt many reasons for this; many regret not learning when they were younger, while for others, taking up piano as an adult is the next chapter in their growing musical interest.
Whatever the reason for starting lessons, the last thing most adults want is to be presented with Jimmy Timpson’s First Piano Lessons for Tiny Tots, or a minor variation with the word “adult” cannily stamped on the front cover.
In this feature, I will showcase seven of the very best adult methods available for those starting lessons in 2019.
But first, let’s consider what a really good adult method might look like…