Lee's Blogs

Occupational Octaves: Teaching With Heart

10 Oct,2016

Hi everyone- It’s Lee Stockner with a new post for you! In previous blogs I’ve broken down the how’s and why’s of the Special-Needs-User-Friendly language and the technical steps of..

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Please Allow Me To Introduce Myself

15 Sep,2016

Imagination is more important than knowledge. -Albert Einstein Being a young and talented musician was a gift and a curse for me. I took my first piano lesson before turning..

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Occupational Octaves: Adding that Occupational Part

26 Jul,2016

Hi there everyone. I’m Lee Stockner and I’m pleased to share my latest Occupational Octaves column with you. The bulk of my lessons have been taught alongside, and improved by,..

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Occupational Octaves: Do People With Autism…?

24 May,2016

Hi there again. It’s Lee welcoming you back for our next Occupational Octaves column! After a very, very long two-part introductory blog, it’s time for me to focus on my..

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Occupational Octaves: …as a Pianist with ADHD

1 Mar,2016

In this fast advancing world with such great challenges for young people with ADHD out there, I see the human mind is the most important topic at hand – not..

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Occupational Octaves: Revolutionizing Piano for Special Learners Part 2

19 Jan,2016

Hey friends, welcome back to the Occupational Octaves Column! Once again, my name is Lee Stockner and I am the creator, owner and president of Occupational Octaves Piano™, the first..

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Professional Blogs

Some Occupational Octaves Students

30 Aug,2016

“Music can lift us out of depression or move us to tears – it is a remedy, a tonic, orange juice for the ear. But for many of my neurological..

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Independent User Blogs

Parent Testimonial Blog

20 Sep,2016

My daughter is 11 years old and has autism. She has significant language delays and great difficulty focusing, but she loves music and seems to have a great ear for..

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Blog Written by Linda Lalonde

15 Sep,2016

What an amazing discovery Occupational Octaves Piano & Lee Stockner’s Music Box Piano Method is. It enhances all my skills developed during many, many years of piano teaching (I’ve taught..

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