Frequently-Asked Questions

popMATICS is for people who love music and want to play the piano with confidence and freedom. All experience levels are welcome.

Yes! Our program is unique, and we want you to know it’s a good fit. We offer a free 14-day free trial. Enjoy full access to our online learning community on Discord and join as many live classes as you wish. 

If you’re curious, give it a try! No credit card required.

No. Many of our members have been playing piano for decades. Some are teachers with college degrees in music. They all say the same thing: “Why didn’t anyone ever teach us this?” 

No! Freedom is the heartbeat of our program. You can discontinue your membership at any time.

Yes! Private lessons are available by request. Send us a message, and we’ll provide our booking link. 

Members of popMATICS will receive a preferred members discount when booking private lessons. 

The Campfire Challenge is a series of 10 free lessons. You’ll create beautiful sounds at the piano in minutes, not months, regardless of your current level of experience. This unique opportunity is offered once a month.

Visit Campfire Challenge to learn more and to sign up for the next series.

Do you ever wonder how musicians can immediately start playing along to songs they hear without needing sheet music? We believe everyone can develop this skill, and our students are living proof.

Try out our weekly song puzzle, the Sunday reCHORDit, to get started. Anyone can participate with us! 

Students ages 12-18 thrive in our program if they come to class consistently and are motivated learners. Younger students are welcome to participate with parents. (Our basic membership rate gives access to the whole family!)

If you aren’t sure whether your child is a good fit, feel free to sign them up for a free 14-day trial. Plan to attend our campus tour with your child so you can set them up for success.

popMATICS is a spiral-based approach, with repeated exposure to these core concepts through popular songs. We focus on learning by creating and learning by listening.

Tony developed popMATICS through years of creative play and exploration with his own students. He has 20+ years of teaching experience.