Studied piano through the college level
I am a public school music teacher by day (11 years experience), a private music teacher by afternoon (16 yrs), and a gigging musician and DJ by night (16 yrs). I manage a highly successful cover band called The Retreat that performs all over the southeast. I have lead and arranged the worship music at a local church on Sundays and also have numerous original songs that have been recorded and published. With all of this experience teaching, I am GREAT with kids and always PROFESSIONAL in my conduct. I have 3 degrees in Music Education: - Bachelors, Indiana University of PA - Masters, Auburn University - Educational Specialist, Auburn University I teach lessons on: - Guitar - Piano - Saxophone - Bass Guitar - Drums - Flute - Recording and Music Production - ...
MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of my studio is to create well-rounded, educated musicians who will always have a lifelong passion for the art no matter their long-term goals. I strive for my students to be: (1) Lifelong learners who develop successful learning habits. (2) Creative and critical thinkers who will become effective communicators. (3) Responsible and respectful members of society who respect other cultures. (4) Able to set short-term and long-term goals and be able to see them through to their success. TEACHING PHILOSOPHY: It is of the utmost importance that my students are well-educated in their chosen instrument; they must know and understand music and music-making. Students who can play are a dime a dozen, but students who understand the music they are ...
I have over 15 years of teaching experience and look forward to teaching you!
I've Been teaching intermediate piano for 3 years for my own business and other businesses. The curriculum is in the following order :hand positioning, fingering, pitch, & note learning. Patience, fun, & comprehension are my main goals when teaching so the student can have a great experience & begin to really love piano. The length of each topic varies with each student, although I encourage, uplift, and inspire each student to never quit, to always keep trying until you get the challenge.
I have a B.S. in Music Engineering, but I am well knowledgeable in other subjects especially math. I have taking all math including basic courses, Algebra I & II, Geometry, Calculus I & II, and excelled in all of them. I also have talent in Painting and drawing, where any age group is accepted. I can definitely teach music theory along with beginner's piano. I firmly support my personal slogan, "Teaching to learn loving to teach", because ultimately that's the meaning of teaching. Teaching is essentially for the student to learn the material, but at the same time the student is teaching me patience and joy. I base my teaching method on my strong enthusiastic, optimistic, patient, and loving character. I make sure the student feels comfortable and take any amount of time until they ...
I can help teach the very basics of piano playing, along with some intermediate techniques. I have been playing the piano for about 15 years on and off, and I can help with skills such as piano placement, scales, pentachords, arpeggios, etc. along with sight reading and score reading.
Hello! I am a current student at Kennesaw State University, studying for both my B.M. in Music Education (Choral) and my B.A. in Music Composition. I have had experience teaching to choral ensembles, personal voice lessons, music theory tutoring, ear training, etc. for approximately 5 years. I have received a merit scholarship in music, and I have also won the KSU Concerto Competition in the area of Composition. I would love to help my students be able to enhance their skills in the many different areas of music. Please feel free to check out my website to hear both my performances and compositions.
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