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DeAnna H.

14 Reviews
Sunnyvale, CA
Starting at $75
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaching since 1982
  • Awarded Fulbright/ITT Award to Austria 1984 from Institute of International Education
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DeAnna H.

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I have been teaching all levels of piano for many years, from beginners to advanced and professional. I hold a Doctorate in Piano Performance, an Artist Diploma from the Mozarteum Academy in Austria, and a Bachelor's Degree in Piano Performance. I am especially strong in teaching technique, sightreading, and repertoire. I have also had extensive Suzuki teacher training. My students excel in competitive and non-competitive events including CM.

About DeAnna

Hello! I have been teaching piano since 1982 when I finished my degree in piano performance. I also have a Doctorate in Piano Performance, and have an artist diploma from the Mozarteum Academy in Salzburg, Austria. However, I think what makes me special is that I combine a friendly approach to t

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Daniel
Most single productive day I’ve had at the piano.
Martin
DeAnna has excellent credentials as a pianist and music theorist, but more importantly for me she is a patient teacher and good communicator who works hard to ensure that I learn and understand even the most basic skills and techniques. She is also fun to talk to and be with, and her love of music is infectious. She is an excellent teacher for an older student, and I imagine for younger ones too.
Ian
Deanna was great! Nice, patient, encouraging, and knowledgeable. I learned basic technique which already has me feeling more comfortable. I'm looking forward to progressing and confident I've made the right choice.

Judy E.

3 Reviews
Los Gatos, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • MSW Social Work from San Jose State University
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Judy E.

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I have taught piano off and on since I was a teenager and consecutively for the past five years. I enjoy children ages 5 and up, beginners and intermediates, and beginning adults. I choose the curriculum according to the student's age, ability, learning style and choice. My primary goal is for the students to have a positive experience with piano and to look forward to coming each week so that they will want to continue piano or another instrument in the future. I have a lot of incentives for the students and experience much success in this area. I charge very low fees as some clients are unsure of their ability to learn at first. I am very flexible, patient and non-judgmental, and I love what I do.

I live on the west side of the valley and teach in my home. It is a warm, open, family-oriented environment and I welcome siblings to come and play with toys or read while the other is in the lesson. We have a recital at the end of the school year, held in my home.

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About Judy

I have taught many different kinds of subjects, eg., piano, ESL, Drug and Alcohol Education, and foster care parenting, in the past. Mostly, though, I have taught piano and ESL, my first and greatest loves, starting in the 70's and 80's. I develop special relationships with all of my students,

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Jaclyn B.
Great first lesson, really excited to continue learning from Judy!
Tracey Q.
Judy had my son up and playing in no time. She was great about setting a pace that will keep him challenged and confident simultaneously. He loves his lessons and looks forward to learning more. My youngest, after observing a class, has decided he would like to play too!
Andy Z.
Judy E did good job for her first class. Both Andy and Jody like her. They are looking forward to the next class,
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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • BA in Music + Teaching credential from Humboldt State University
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Linda C.

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I have been a public school music teacher for 30+ years. I am an optimistic, enthusiastic person, who will help you learn music reading in addition to music playing. I started on piano as a young child, and studied clarinet from elementary school through college, where I focused on french horn. I h

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Steven
My son has loved taking lessons with Linda. She is setting just the right pace with him. She is flexible given his strengths and weaknesses. He was genuinely disappointed when I told him he couldn't go to lessons this week because of a family commitment. Can't recommend highly enough!
Janet P.
very comfortable and satisfying first lesson.
JoAnn C.
Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!

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Liya A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Bulgarian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
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Liya A.

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I have studied piano lessons at Berklee College of Music. Combined with my msuic theory knowledge, I can teach you beginner piano skills and make learning piano and theory fun!

About Liya

Hey, my name is Liya! I’m a professional singer with a bachelor’s degree in Professional Music from Berklee College of Music. At Berklee I studied a mixture of Performance, Songwriting and Music Business and took many other classes, such as Ear Training & Sight Reading, Conducting, Arrangement, Pia

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Jennifer P.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jennifer P.

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I can teach you to play piano in a mindful, body-conscious way (which I find more relaxing and fulfilling). My specialties include any/all of the following: beginner/intermediate piano (any style, including classical and pop/jazz), teaching music reading/theory, learning to playing by ear/with chords, accompanying oneself while singing, learning to arrange/write music and working with individual/special needs.

Though I am not a concert pianist/accompanist by trade, I have 16 years of piano teaching experience, and have worked steadily as a singer-songwriter and in pop, rock and variety bands (as a keyboard player).

About Jennifer

I am a professional singer-songwriter and have been teaching lessons fulltime for the last 12 years. I teach students of all ages and levels of experience. My current range of students include: kids with learning/developmental disabilities, teenagers who have starred in school musicals, and perf

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Laura K.
She’s absolutely great
I don’t have any singing experience whatsoever but she makes me very comfortable
Highly recommend her~
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Kimberly Z.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor of Arts from Slippery Rock University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kimberly Z.

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Students can expect a fun and educational lesson. You will not only learn how to read music and play piano but you will also be learning music theory and piano technique.

About Kimberly

I have been playing Piano for 18 years and have studied music at the college level. I have been teaching private lessons since 2012.

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Joyce J.
Peter D.
We had the best experience having Kim teach our 2 kids piano. She is very professional, knowledgeable and very good with kids. We look forward continuing our lessons. Thank you Kim you are the best!
Joshua S.
Lesson went smoothly. Kimberley was very patient with Joshua.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Capitola, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Capitola is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $179 per hour.
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"First day with Mrs. Terry my son was so excited he actually got to help pick what he wanted to play, since he lost his old teacher and summer came he lost alot of theory and timing. Terry is getting him back on track he had alot of fun"
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Took Piano lessons from Teresa L.
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"Grace teaches 2 of my sons and we can’t wait to start the 3rd! She teaches the boys with patience and kindness yet challenges them to try new and harder pieces . If they get stuck during the week they have texted with her to get clarity and she is always quick to respond. She puts together recitals At a retired living community a few times a year to give the kids a place to showcase all they are learning and to bless the residents. The kids learn purpose in their music to help and bless others while listening and being challenged by their peers. We love Grace and highly recommend her!"
Katee
Took Piano lessons from Grace G.
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"Having fun and learning

My 8yr old son is taking lessons with John. He is having so much fun with the lessons that its encouraging him to learn more. John is very professional and knows just how to get his point across in a fun way. He makes learning the Piano a blast!"
Kelly
Took Piano lessons from John A.
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"She is very professional and patient with my daughter. On top of this, her system has improved my daughter's piano and singing skills tremendously. We are blessed to have her."
Raphael
Took Piano lessons from Esther B.
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"I've had a few piano instructors over the years. I preferred them Russian and mean because I thought that would make me a better player. It didn't. Instead I ended up resenting a hobby that was supposed to be fun. Enter Howard. I met him in my adult years and is probably one of the best teachers I've ever met.

There are many reasons why and I'm sure I'll remember more after writing this review...I liked how he made music theory easy to remember. I liked his encouragement. Perhaps what I remember most is his kindness and compassion. Truly a gentle human being who wants only the best for his students and wants them to progress to the best of their ability. You would be lucky to train with him."
Audrey
Took Piano lessons from Howard R.
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"I am 23 years old and have been taking piano lessons with Glynis for close to a year. I can honestly say that my progress over this year has been amazing! As an adult beginner who never played the piano before, I was a little worried that it was too late for me to start learning but I was definitely wrong! Glynis has made it possible for me! She lets you go at your own pace so as not to make you feel overwhelmed or to become too frustrated and give up. Glynis never makes you feel hopeless if you do not get something right away which is something I'm sure any beginning pianist would be grateful for. She is always kind and helpful whenever I do not get something right away and is able to demonstrate it by playing it herself to allow me to know what it should sound like. She always incorporates some sort of theory into our lessons as well which allows me to better understand what I am actually doing on the piano which has helped my growth extensively. She lets you pick pieces that YOU want to learn and will help you through every step of the way to learn it. Glynis has showed me that I can tackle more challenging pieces by learning them line by line and starting slow which keeps me eager and determined to keep practicing! Glynis is the BEST! I look forward to taking lessons with her for years to come!"
Tyler
Took Piano lessons from Glynis D.
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"Very nice instructor!
My 10 year old daughter enjoyed her first lesson!"
Josie
Took Piano lessons from Amy W.
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"Cindy is no doubt the ONE when it comes to piano and voice lessons. I have had piano and vocal lessons with other previous instructors in the past, but often felt discouraged, misunderstood and frustrated. However, Cindy literally brought my passion for piano and singing back to life! She's extremely knowledgeable and passionate in her expertise, and she's FUN! I look forward to each and every lesson. I have been taking lessons with Cindy for almost a year now, it's the best decision I have made, and looking forward to many more. I've seen the improvement in both my piano and singing techniques, and learned so much. She is an inspiration to work with and committed to helping you achieve your goals as long as you put in the work and practice. Cindy is invested in your results and growth, once you start you can't stop."
Sabrina
Took Piano lessons from Cindy H.
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"Ms Flenoid was a true professional. She obviously has worked with kids before as she was methodical, yet very gentle and patient in her approach. The stickers at the end just completed the great experience.
My 4-year old granddaughter (Anaya) totally enjoyed the first lesson. She couldn't stop talking about it with us on the way home, as well as with her parents, after she got home .
We are both looking forward to practicing the lessons learned during the session and doing the assigned home work. We are equally looking forward to the next class."
Anaya
Took Piano lessons from Judy F.
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"My 7-year-old daughter had her first lesson today. Our goal was for her to enjoy it so that she would stick with it. When it was over, she told us she thought she had the best piano teacher ever, and she wished she had lessons every day. We couldn't be happier."
Emma
Took Piano lessons from Andrew H.
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