Portage, IN, 46368
Subjects Taught Piano
I have been around music since before I could walk. I learned how to play the piano from my mom, who still teaches and is always giving me new ideas on how to communicate challenging aspects to students. I was fortunate to continue my piano learning from a college professor when I was ten. Laura Peterson continued teaching me how to practice and play proficiently throughout the next seven years of my life. I participated in talent competitions, and in high school earned two scholarships for college. While in college, Dr. Kauffman taught me how to play with feeling, and to enjoy the music I played as well. I also learned from him about teaching. His methods really gave the student ownership of their music, and inspired me to deeper understanding of music. I've been teaching now for three years, and I enjoy taking students from a beginning level to understanding and playing the piano well. My goal is to learn what each student wants to accomplish by taking piano lessons, and...