Typically, we'll work from an instructional book such as the Bastien series to help build basic theory and technique and then start adding in songs of your choice to build your repertoire. We can also work on any original material you might be interested in creating.
Traditional Piano lessons for beginning through intermediate with optional focus on popular music applications and improvisation.
Ages 4 to 94, beginner to intermediate
We will choose a method that is fun for you.
Enjoy the music while learning how to play.
Instruction includes sight-reading, proper technique, theory, ear training and basic skills to play piano successfully.
Computer instruction includes technology that aids in ear training, theory, sight-reading, composition, music history and listening skills.
• Pleasant personality that makes learning fun and not stressful.
• Ability to match student with their preferred musical style which then reveals their talents & holds their interest.
• Seasoned teacher who researches and encourages performance opportunities
• Provides written communication, feedback and regular status to parents as needed
Lessons generally follow the school calendar. I cannot follow all holidays. Check with me at least a week before a holiday to confirm schedule. There will be no tuition reimbursement nor make-up lessons offered on missed lessons. Should a student miss a lesson, the assigned music will AUTOMATICALLY be placed in the student’s file. Make arrangements to pick up ...
Compare hundreds of teachers based on the criteria that matter to you, including background checks, age and experience.
When you've found the perfect match, schedule your lessons online using the teacher's real-time availability.
Your teacher will welcome you with a personalized curriculum to meet your specific goals and you'll be able to manage your entire schedule through our free online account.
Zero travel time is great for a busy schedule.
Typically priced lower than local lessons.
Online students stick with lessons as long as local students.
Have you always wanted to play the piano? We’re here to help! Get started with these 20 video tutorials hosted by San Diego, CA piano teacher Jordan M, one of our expert instructors with TakeLessons.com. In this free video series, you’ll get an introduction to the instrument and learn a few easy exercises to get you reading music and understanding rhythm!
Intro to the Piano: Learn about the parts of the piano and how to find the all-important Middle C.
Learn about proper posture, hand placement, and other beginner essentials.
Learn about the treble and bass clefs, and tips for remembering the notes on the piano.
Learn what all those sharps and flats really mean, and how to decode your music.
Follow along to master quarter notes, quarter rests, and half rests.
Sign up below to get free access to all 20 videos in the piano lesson series!
Our online tools make booking, managing your schedule and paying for lessons easy and hassle-free.
Easily search and compare teachers in your area, including past student reviews and background checks.
If you're not completely satisfied, we'll help you find a new teacher or refund any unused lesson credits.