What It’s Like to Be…a Piano Teacher

Delivering the perfect first lesson, working with 89-year-old students, and learning how to charge for your work with Christina Whitlock, a piano teacher in Indiana. How does she help students hear the “heartbeat of music”? And what is it like to teach a student from first grade through college?

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About What It’s Like to Be…
In each episode of What It’s Like to Be…, bestselling author Dan Heath speaks with someone about what it’s like to walk in their (work) shoes. Behavioral Scientist serves as a distribution partner with episodes released every other week. Learn more about the podcast’s mission of “slow curiosity” here.

The “Piano Teacher” episode of What It’s Like To Be… featured Christina Whitlock. It was produced and edited by Matt Purdy. Copyright © 2024 by Dan Heath. All rights reserved.