Piano Lessons in Modesto. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable piano lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice piano.”

Popular Piano Teachers in Modesto, CA

Or other areas around you:
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Doctor Joshua G.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English, Mandarin, Malay, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Doctor Joshua G.

40 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

Discover the easiest and fastest ways to level up your Piano playing skills . With my proven methods, you can propel to a 9th year of playing caliber within 3 years or shorter!

I’m a Doctor of Music (Piano Performance & Pedagogy-Northwestern University) with 43 years of teaching experience.

I teach all ages, all levels & all styles.

I teach by ear & conventional note-reading methods. I'm fun, relax, hip, relatable & effective!

I have excellent experience with online teaching. I am currently conducting WhatsA-- & FaceT--- practice sessions with my piano students worldwide.

References are available. Sign up NOW. Tap into your secret desire of playing piano.

PS. Anything sophisticated is nothing more than a combination of many simple components. I'll help you break down the process!

About Doctor Joshua

Discover the easiest and fastest ways to level up your Piano playing skills. With my proven methods, you can propel to a 9th year of playing caliber within 3 years or shorter! I’m a Doctor of Music (Piano Performance & Pedagogy-Northwestern University) with 43 years of teaching experience. I

Recent Reviews
Susan
I have known Joshua for several years and have observed first hand the relationship he has with his students. He cares! Gracias para tu paciencia!
Maureen
Doctor Joshua has been instructing my 2 grandsons in piano at their home for many years. They are both excellent pianists, especially the 14 year old. Doctor Joshua lets them choose modern songs relevant to them and has written music for them to play. He also has recitals for his students and has had them play at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet pre-show. Their confidence has soared. I have been at my son’s home many times when my grandsons are taking their lessons and am very impressed at how Doctor Joshua is with both of them, he is very encouraging.
PEISAN
Joshua is attentive and enjoys teaching children. He is an experienced educator. His students get individualized lessons.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Lori A.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Master of Music from University of Notre Dame
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Lori A.

8 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

A graduate of the famous Curtis Institute of Music, Lori A has played all over the world. She has played with greats such as Frank Sinatra, Diana Ross, Pavarotti, and Leonard Bernstein. After being invited to the White House, she performed for President Reagan.
Lessons are fun and incorporate fun songs plus technique.

About Lori

Hello! Thank you for your interest in my profile. I teach piano, trumpet, French horn, music theory, ESL and early childhood music classes. My certifications are in ESL and Music Together, a class for children with a guardian. I am a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and the University of N

Recent Reviews
Rick *.
Lori is a very capable and patient teacher, and is very good at adapting her instruction to my pace and needs.
Oscar
Lori is an excellent teacher, knowledgeable, patient and good looking.
Maezee
Lori did not seem Interested in getting to know my daughter and did not seem very professional (she seemed to be in a closet at the beginning of the lesson?). We will look for another on-line piano teacher.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Karen R.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Karen R.

20 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I teach all my students from the Alfred All-In-One Course Books (all levels), A Dozen A Day (Burnam), and Alfred Essentials of Music Theory. I select song pieces from my very extensive personal music library which contains books from all musical history periods and most musical genres. I have been playing piano since I was about 10 years old and personally love to play piano pieces from most genres. I have a Bachelor's in Music Education and have taken all four college level Class Piano Classes as well as private piano lessons as a child and in college.

About Karen

Karen R. was born and raised in a musical family in Lindstrom, Minnesota. Karen has loved to sing and play instruments almost all of her life, and became passionate about music early in her childhood. She has played 7 instruments proficiently including piano, bass guitar, acoustic guitar, ukulele, t

Recent Reviews
Steven W.
Karen is very patient with me. Her soft voice and gentle create the perfect environment for learning
Dawson J.
Really nice and very patient with me. Made feel comfortable and not pressed.
Chelsea and Natalie R.
Today was our first lesson. Karen was on time and professional, and also very personable. She took the time to see what level each of my girls was at. I like that she teaches theory along with playing.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Stanislav K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Stanislav K.

Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I am a concert pianist, Steinway Artist, and pedagogue with over 15 years of performing and teaching career. I have performed in major concert halls worldwide and have given masterclasses at a number of universities and schools in the United States, Asia, and Europe. My recordings are available on all major streaming platforms as well as on YouTube. My piano studio is located in Northwest DC. I am also teaching at one of the major music schools in the area. I offer in-person as well as online lessons using my unique multi-camera setup that makes remote lessons productive and fun. My experience includes teaching students of all levels from young beginners to adults and professional artists. Besides learning to perform piano repertoire highlights, my students' activities during their lessons can include music theory as well as listening assignments. My teaching method follows an individually personalized curriculum that is created based on student's goals, needs, and ambitions.

About Stanislav

I am a concert pianist, a prize winner of over 30 piano competitions, a Steinway Artist, recording artist, pedagogue and orchestral conductor with professional experience in over 20 countries. I have taught masterclasses and judged international piano competitions in the United States, Mexico, China

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Mariana B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Mariana B.

1 Review
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I have been teaching professionally piano, voice, music theater and sight singing music theory for over 15 years . I teach all genres of music preparing students for voice and piano examinations, auditions, and competitions . I look forward to encourage students to improve their musical abilities and to reach their full potential.

About Mariana

I have been teaching professionally piano, voice, music theater and sight singing music theory for over 15 years . I teach all genres of music preparing students for voice and piano examinations, auditions, and competitions . I look forward to encourage students to improve their musical abilities a

Recent Reviews
Karen Bingel
So far great. I’m looking forward to making gains with my teacher. She is kind and listens to what you need and want.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Amy K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Amy K.

1 Review
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I don’t actually teach piano lessons… I teach fully integrated musicianship and community building that involves the piano. I teach a full curriculum that blends not just good playing, but music theory (how music is constructed), history, performance skills, and positive social interaction. Why just “take piano lessons” when you can meet new friends while performing in three recitals per year and maybe even in regional music festivals and honor camps? Why just play simple melodies when you can learn the skills that enable you to take on college-level literature like a boss?

Why settle for ORDINARY when you can be UTTERLY EXTRAORDINARY!!

About Amy

Hey! I’m Dr. Amy. If it has to do with music, I’ve probably done it, from performing flutist to band director to church musician to general music teacher to college music theory professor! I have a doctorate, two masters degrees, and a bachelors degree all in music. (You know how some people col

Recent Reviews
Zane
Dr. Kennedy (Amy) was so phenomenal to work with. I felt so enriched by our conversations and one-on-one work. She encouraged me to dig deeper and push past the surface when analyzing works, an important skill I use every day as a theorist. I always left feeling like I had a good grasp on the content, but even more important I left feeling valued as an academic and human. Highly highly recommend her services!

Looking for an online Piano teacher in Modesto, CA?

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing piano teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream piano teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Modesto, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Modesto is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$58 average
60 min
$72 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect piano teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each piano lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Piano Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_127931_pi_IMG-2224
"Ryan is patient, professional and dedicated. Learning with him has been a good experience. Thank you Ryan!"
Amanda R.
Took Piano lessons from JunZhao(Ryan) D.
Profile_219689_pi_6690_crop
"She is firm and making my daughter do her best. She pushes her to be the best. She's offering suggestions to help my daughter be a better piano player. She has patience, and is very caring. Couldn't ask for a better piano teacher for my daughter"
Veronica
Took Piano lessons from Gfire
Profile_186668_pi_D30DEF50-AB6C-44F1-BE91-1ACEF767195A
"This experience with Stephanie as my piano instructor has been amazing. She is very patient with me and I truly appreciate her passion in teaching me the music that I love so much. She's the best!"
Marlon
Took Piano lessons from Stephanie H.
248170_764x9jg5sf4tjfnbzwp7
"Awesome teacher! Thanks to Teresa , my son plays confidently. He has improved his music reading and progressed so much, Teresa is the best."
Sulochana
Took Piano lessons from Teresa L.
Profile_60512_pi_header-with-layers
"Seth is working with my 9 year old and my 6 year old and is just great. He’s the perfect blend of classical and cool, which goes over well with the kids, inspiring a love of music while really learning form and technique. He’s also giving me refresher lessons so it’s good to see him work with all three levels at one time. We highly recommend Seth!"
Kelly
Took Piano lessons from Seth D.
Profile_252684_pi_fb71696771739f5a3b19a9bfcbe2ca748c1d4f4f
"I am a musician, performer, accompanist, and music show producer for more than 50 years. I am totally impressed with Elizabeth Basoff as a performer, and as a teacher. She always gives a spectacular performance and I was honored to accompany her several times. Raymond Cavicchio"
Ray
Took Piano lessons from Elizabeth B.
Profile_128897_pi_Profile%20Pic%202018
"It has been a joy and a blessing to have Nancy as a piano teacher for my two children over the past 6 years! She has given them not only a sound, well-rounded piano education, but she has also gone above and beyond by truly caring about each of them and giving of her very self for their benefit. She has taken the time to listen, to investigate, and to find ways to encourage each of them to overcome challenges and to grow in their unique styles and talents. She has used a multi-faceted approach with my children, simultaneously building their knowledge of music theory, ability to sight-read, and understanding of varying kinds of music (including but not limited to: classical, jazz, show tunes, popular music, hymns, praise/worship)... all the while fanning the flames of each child's God-given passions and talents. (For example, she has helped them develop their compositional and improvisational skills as well.) I am very thankful for the role Nancy has played in my children's lives! I know absolutely that having her as a piano teacher has had a profound positive impact on their musical journeys."
Becky
Took Piano lessons from Nancy C.
Profile_246273_pi_dc22c7a2f61af00fbe5dcef29081379afdc1ccef
"My first lesson was quite productive. I hadn't played in many years and Yoon focused in on techniques to help me with my (many) weaknesses. He was patient, encouraging and an excellent teacher."
Carol
Took Piano lessons from Yoon Jae L.
Profile_249977_pi_7653f7a71d74fceab11ec737c54df6f8b282262b
"Best teacher ever!!
My daughter loves him: he is amazing! He takes the time to explain and has a lot of pedagogy with the children."
Isabelle
Took Piano lessons from Ronnie B.
235549_7p8ny2fxycxxz7vyn4gk
"I started taking my 2 children to Miss Joan after our previous teacher stopped giving lessons. Joan is great! She adapts her teaching style to their learning styles and keeps things fun while making sure they learn a lot. It was very important to me that we find someone skilled in teaching by ear as well as classically, and she fits that bill. She goes the extra mile with bringing in a variety of worksheets and activities to cement new concepts. We're thrilled!"
Sommer
Took Piano lessons from Joan H.
View More
View Less

Popular Piano Articles from our Blog

Keyboard vs. Piano: What Do New Students Need?

Piano lessons are a great investment, but what if you don't own a piano? Is it really necessary, or will a smaller, more manageable keyboard do the trick? If you're asking these questions, we've got your answers. Consider the following as you make your decision... How committed are you? The first question you'll want to ask yourself is how committed you are with your lessons. Obviously, a full piano is a big investment - in terms of both money and space. While some teachers or music progra …

By Suzy S.

4 Surefire Signs You've Chosen the Right Piano Teacher

Want to learn how to play the piano? Not all piano teachers are equal -- and different students need different things when it comes to guidance. So how do you know if you've found the right teacher? Find out in this guest post by San Antonio, TX teacher Andrew F...    When you go about your search for a piano teacher, what things do you consider? A few important things to consider could be location, experience, and affordability. I could not and would not argue against their certaint …

By Suzy S.

15 Easy to Play Pop Songs for Piano | Piano Tutorials | TakeLessons

Did you know that some of today’s most popular music can be played with just a few easy piano chords? If you’re looking for easy pop songs to play on piano, you’re not limited to children’s keyboard songs. In fact, you can play some of the most powerful and popular songs of today with just a handful of chords.  All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor A, Bm, E, A Someone Like You - Adele A, E, F#m, D Clocks - Coldplay Gb, Db, Ab Stay With Me - Sam Smith Am, F, …

By Liz T