Piano plus More
Piano Plus More is a consortium of music teachers serving local students primarily in Palm Desert, California and providing online lessons to clients all over the U.S.
Janice is the director and instructor at Piano Plus More and has been teaching children in various settings for over 20 years. Since her move to Palm Desert, CA, she has been actively teaching students of all ages in the Coachella Valley area. It is her joy to introduce the world of music to young children, and she excels in helping late beginners find their talent in music. In addition to teaching local students in person, Janice teaches students online via Zoom or FaceTime and loves getting to know her students from all over the world.
Combining her teaching expertise with her experience of working with many different musicians from all walks of life, Janice also finds fulfillment in connecting students to other fellow music instructors to help them explore different styles, genres and instruments.
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Janice believes that gaining performance experience is vital to grow as a musician and holds Student Recitals in Palm Desert a few times a year. Recitals provide a great opportunity for students to get comfortable with playing for an audience and it is Janice's greatest joy to see her students gain confidence through that experience.
“The Jungle Book” is an original album created by Janice for the kids stage show at a water park located in Phuket, Thailand. The music and themes are inspired by Rudyard Kipling’s 1894 “The Jungle Book” while having an original flair and a style that is molded by Janice. The songs, based in strong themes of family, trust, and love were crafted to appeal to people of all ages and all backgrounds. Being performed where English is, primarily, a second language, Janice carefully crafted the music using complex themes and simplistic language to help reach the broadest audience possible.
◆ All songs & music written and produced by Janice