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Popular Piano Teachers Near Fairfax

Justin P.

Fairfax, VA
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Susan G.

Falls Church, VA
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Emily G.

Fairfax, VA
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Justin P. Fairfax, VA

Piano is my main instrument and teaching. I mostly do jazz piano but I would not be a good as I am in jazz without a history of classical music. I try to mainly work with the students and give them a lot of freedom. if the student is unsure what he or she wants to do we will mostly do work sequentially out of a method book. When I teach piano it is not extremely pedagogical, meaning that I do not teach specifically towards mastering the technique of the piano. I teach more as to understand music theory and different genres. My goal is have the intermediate or advanced student set their own musical goals and interests in which I can guide them more towards.

About Justin

I understand that there are many desires a pupil can have about learning music, especially towards the practicality of the modern world and I hope to gear the student towards that. I have worked with children for almost a decade so I am comfortable with youth education. My experience with working with children is mostly with the Boy Scouts of America since I was 14. From teaching scouts about nature, to directing shooting ranges as an NRA Rifle Safety Officer, to eventually managing a camp. As a young adult who has just finished their music degree from collage and working to further my education, I can understand the process of learning a musical instrument and guide the student on a smoother path to their goals. *** Lesson Details *** When taking lessons with me, you can expect ...

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Brent C. February 15, 2014
Music Theory
easy

Justin was very timely with his response and has maintained a strong reliability. he has confidence in everything he explains, and always speaks clearly, concisely, and in a manner easily understood. he never seems to mind going the extra mile for me...
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Pritisha P. February 8, 2014
Piano
Verified Student
not good and professional

He cancelled his class in last min. and ask for more money on phone then we paid.
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Dianne P. February 20, 2013
Piano
Justin is a natural teacher!!

I had a great experience learning under Justin's guidance. He really took the time to learn how much understanding I had of my instrument before he started teaching, so he knew exactly what I needed more work on. I can see he definitely tailors lessons for each individual student's needs. He was patient and introduced new ways of learning that really helped me grasp the material. Although he sticks to a general lesson-plan for each session, he gave me plenty of freedom to play around and jam. I would recommend him to anybody, and have already referred him to some friends. If you're looking for a professional, yet fun and relaxed teacher, you've found him!
Susan G. Falls Church, VA

I've been teaching piano for over 25 years and have taught students from 4 to 70. I try to show each student how to analyze the music to find patterns that make learning notes and rhythms easier.
I also emphasize strategies for practicing that make learning new material a quicker and more efficient process.

About Susan

I was a piano major at UNI and received a B.A. in English with a minor in music. I taught music for several years in Iowa and Pennsylvania. I have an M.A. in Reading, which has been invaluable in analyzing learning styles and teaching to each student's strengths. I have been teaching piano for over twenty five years and I'm also active in church music. *** Lesson Details *** I focus on learning the foundations of music as well as the technical skills needed to play piano. I gear the instruction towards finding patterns that make a piece more than a collection of notes and, thus, easier to learn. I've used various curriculum: Alfred, Bastien, Faber, etc. and try to supplement materials with music that is appealing to the individual student. I am very flexible with scheduling and try ...

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Nila H. April 9, 2014
Piano
Verified Student
Attentive Instructon

I am an adult student and have taken lessons in the past and am starting again. I have enjoyed the personal and attentive instruction given. Susan sits right by the piano and watches every movement. Teachers I have had in the past have not done this. She provides supplemental material that I need. She is always very friendly, kind, patient and has a great deal of professional knowledge. I would recommend her to anyone.
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Josi H. November 14, 2013
Piano
Verified Student
Confidently instills a love for piano!

I could not have asked for a better first piano teacher for my five year old! Miss Susan challenges Hailey just enough to keep her focused but not overwhelmed. Miss Susan has a calm, confident way of teaching that would put any child at ease and ready to learn! We are less than a month into lessons and Hailey will go to the piano at home, without any prompting, and play through her lesson book. The combination of a smart little girl and a good teacher have started a love for piano playing !
Emily G. Fairfax, VA

Classical, Contemporary, Pop + Songwriting and Music Theory

About Emily

I have my Associate's Degree in Music from Northern Virginia Community College, and am finishing my Bachelor's in Keyboard Studies from George Mason University with plans to pursue Piano Pedagogy at the Graduate level. I have enjoyed teaching professionally for the past 5 years, and am excited to share my knowledge of composition, theory, history, classical and pop piano studies. It's my turn to share these skills with you! It is my goal to enrich my students' lives with the wonderful and always exciting world of music. The goals of my studio are: -To develop musicianship skills through exposure to many different genres of music from all over the world, while incorporating history, theory, practice skills, and solo repertoire. -To encourage creativity and performance in a ...

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Angela B. December 5, 2014
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Emily is an awesome piano teacher! She motivates yet does not intimidate. She helps lay a strong foundation in theory which will help the student as they grow and even play other instruments. She has been very accommodating with scheduling when a conflict occurs. The spring recital this year was a highlight for our family and a confidence booster for our child.
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Htet htet A. October 29, 2014
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Emily has been wonderful for my 6 year old daughter who tends to fidget, play truant, and all around a hard to teach kid. Somehow she's able to keep her on task and improving in both playing and reading notes. She made lessons fun and engaging while keeping things on track of the lesson plans. Definitely, Emily made a difference for my child and we are grateful to her for being such a good teacher.
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Henry K. May 25, 2014
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Emily relates very well with my 15 year old daughter (student). Emily is enthusiastic, patient, and displays a good sense of humor. You never feel that she is rushing the lesson. Instead she is committed to the teaching process. My daughter looks forward to her lessons. We consider Emily a keeper.

Megan S.

Alexandria, VA
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Hanaa H.

Fairfax, VA
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Madalina P.

Fairfax, VA
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Megan S. Alexandria, VA

Have you always wanted to be able to play piano? Learn how to read music and play solo pieces in no time! I teach note reading, musicianship and harmony specializing in written examples, ear training, muscle memory, proper technique, memorization. These lessons are perfect for beginners as well as more advanced students. I believe you learn the best by not only learning what I choose but pieces of your choice as well.

About Megan

Dedicated, hard-working, and enthusiastic music instructor with 4 years of experience. Graduated from California State University Northridge with a bachelors in vocal performance. 10 years of Orchestral performance experience. 3 years of gymnastics instruction experience as well as 10 years of competitive experience. 2 years of pageantry experience. Titles held: Miss Northridge CA Swimsuit USA 2011, Miss Hollywood CA Swimsuit USA 2012, Miss Hollywood Latina 2013. I dedicate my life to teaching while instilling a positive outlook on life. Note : I am also available for in home lessons in the Chantilly area

Hanaa H. Fairfax, VA

Experienced piano teacher of eight years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of piano skills. I typically use Alfred's Basic books and also have the following tools available to use during lessons: flash cards and a metronome. I work with my students on sight reading as well as ear training so they can become better players over time.

About Hanaa

Hi there! My name is Hanaa. I have a Bachelor degree in Music Education and have worked as a classroom teacher and a private tutor for eight years. I am patient, passionate, self-motivated and responsible teacher. I am also an effective instructor with the ability to create a fun-filled atmosphere and develop strong rapport with students and parents. I teach piano, guitar, and violin. I look forward to meeting and teaching you!

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Hanaa H. December 21, 2014
Piano · In studio
Hanaa is a wonderful teacher. She has been teaching my 2 kids piano for the last 8 months and they both LOVE her. She's a diligent instructor who tirelessly makes effort to teach students piano techniques. Her rates are much cheaper than her peers in the profession, especially in the Fairfax area. I have seen her in many occasions spending more time beyond the 30-minutes allotted for lessons. I'd definitely recommend her, especially for beginners and small children.
Madalina P. Fairfax, VA

Highly qualified in piano performance, with over 18 years of experience in teaching, my main goal as a piano teacher is to use my talent and my skills to develop each student’s potential in piano for every level ,self confidence and understanding of many types of music .My dedication and professionalism helps me every time to create an unique and unforgettable moments with my students,shaping them a beautiful heart through music.

About Madalina

Native from Romania,I am a piano performer for over 30 years, with a solid background in piano teaching and a collaborative pianist, greatly enjoying accompanying vocal and instrumental musicians.I started my training in piano at the age of five,participating to different competitions over the years receiving different prizes,supporting class recitals and also performing Mozart,Piano Concerto in A Major.After I graduate at "Gh. Dima Music Academy",pursuing a degree in Piano Performance,I started my career in piano teaching and as a piano accompanist to Public Music Schools.Currently, I am also pursuing a B.A. in Piano with a Minor in Business to the George Mason University in Fairfax. In my last 18 years of experience in teaching, my main goal as a piano teacher is to use my talent and ...

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