This presents the possibility of going over music theory, music history, etc. This is also why “No Group Lessons” did not make it onto the cons list above: with Google Hangouts or Skype group calls, teachers can put together group sessions in which students can perform live for each other.
Welcome to the Authors Who Skype with Classes & Book Clubs List!It’s the next best thing to being there.” There’s also an ever-growing list of authors who offer both free and paid Skype visits at the Skype An Author Network. (Some authors offer only a limited number of free Skype visits, and some who start out offering free visits begin to charge later on.I don’t always get those updates right away.) And authors…if you’re on this list but no longer offer free Skype visits, please let me know!The most personally relevant drawbacks for me in giving Skype lessons are the following: Of course, nearly all the “cons” in the above list are felt as well, and it is the accumulation of all these limitations that make Skype lessons so much more challenging than in-person lessons.I especially notice the decrease in my own “teacher modeling” to students.