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Keith J.

12 Reviews
Niles, IL
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Keith J.

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Your success is my greatest pleasure! If you prefer Classical, or more modern styles of piano music, I will give you the tools necessary to learn at your own pace. I promise patient and detailed instruction, in a casual environment. The musical skills that you develop now can be shared and enjoyed for a lifetime. I look forward to hearing from you.

About Keith

Hi, my name is Keith and I have been involved in music from an early age. I love playing and teaching piano. I started taking lessons at the age of 9, and soon added trumpet and French Horn to my list of instrumental music lessons. I continued, through High School and College, taking music classes

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Elizabeth A.
Keith was a good teacher to our son, he was patient and kind. Our son learned a lot from him, we hope in the future to use him again, if the opportunity arises. Thanks Keith!
Ying
Keith is an amazing teacher. My 7 year old son likes him very much. Before the lessons I worried our boy couldn’t build his interest in playing piano, just lose his enthusiasm after a while as the 7 years old always did. But Keith make me totally worry free, my son likes him very much, and he really knows how to build the kid’s interests and confidence while learning. Now my son enjoyed himself very much with Keith in their piano time. We are so lucky to find Keith.
Amy
We had four in-home lessons with Keith and he never once arrived on time. And not like 5 minutes late because of bad traffic or something. Once he was 40 minutes late, and another time he was 45 minutes late. For an hour lesson. At first I though there was some confusion because the time on take lessons was slightly different than the time we agreed to (he asked if we could start earlier than the time slot that was listed, and I agreed) but after speaking with him about it, we were both on the same page as to what time the lesson *should* begin, he just never arrived on time. He seems to be very overbooked and busy and does not respect his clients’ time. He told me that the disparity of arriving on time or a half hour late is “superfluous,” so if you hire him, be prepared to have a wide window of when he could show up. My kids liked him as a teacher, which is why I kept giving him chances and trying to work out scheduling issues (I offered to move our lessons to a different time, but he insisted the time we were at was fine) but in the end, things could not be resolved.
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Grace C.

12 Reviews
Cary, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music from DePaul University
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Grace C.

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My lessons are geared toward the individual student. I spend the first lesson getting to know the student's strengths and weaknesses, history, hobbies, and general feelings about music. This helps me to better understand what the student (or parent) is hoping to gain from taking piano lessons. My lessons are meant to produce the best possible success, and most importantly, a great time and a permanent love of music.

About Grace

I started piano lessons at the age of 3 and continued through middle school. I played the flute in the high school band and continued to pursue my love of music in college where I joined the Piano Ensemble and received a degree in Music from DePaul University. I graduated in 2015 with high honors

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Amelia and Kara S.
My 5-year old twins had their first lesson with Grace today. She was on time, got right to work, and connected with them both really well (back to back lessons). She was professional with us, and had both girls giggling at points in their lesson. They loved her and excited to practice, which is all we could ask for. We look forward to seeing her next week!
Valentina M.
The teacher seems like she’s always in a hurry. She leaves a few minutes before it ends. She’s friendly but doesn’t make real conversation with the parent to update about my child’s progress. Knowledgeable though coz my daughter learned fast. She. Would’ve been perfect if she had a great personality
Jocelyn E.
Grace was very sweet and great with my 7 year old daughter.
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Susan M.

6 Reviews
Highland Park, IL
Starting at $125
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 to 88
  • Master of Music from Yale School of Music
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Susan M.

6 Reviews
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Expert Piano Instruction by Ivy-League and Conservatory Trained Steinway Artist, for serious students ages 10-18 years old and adults.

About Susan

Study Classical Piano with an International Steinway Artist! Learn to play the piano, duo piano and chamber music or be accompanied and coached for your recital or audition with Susan M. I offer premium quality musical instruction and stress the importance of a sound foundation which includes th

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Patricia C.
Susan was a PERFECT match for me. I really hate leaving her great knowledge. She has poured out to me her expert knowledge. Unfortunately, I am unable to continue. Susan is a teaching jewel to be cherished.
Patricia C.
Susan is a great match for my level of piano knowledge. She is excited as I am to perfect my desire to execute my ability to play my cherished pieces, to perfection.
Austin
Amazing instructor and person to know! Susan is deeply involved in the classical music community and clearly one of the best in Chicagoland. Recommend for any student who wants to go to the next level of playing.

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Laura M.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Laura M.

17 Reviews
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Do you want to play classical piano music, rock keyboard, pop music, jazz? You are in the right place!

I choose and adapt songs according to the age, interests, goals, and skills of the students. I also use the songs to teach different musical concepts: intervals, progressions, scales, chords. Every student is different, so I don't use any specific method.

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About Laura

I am a pianist, songwriter, and keyboard player and backup singer for a prog-rock band and also a music teacher. I've been teaching music for a long time. Why? Because I love music and I love to teach. My mission statement: get you to enjoy music while learning. The best moments on my work ar

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Evelyn L.
Evvy had a great 1st lesson!! She is so excited to practice what she learned today!!
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My son had his first lesson with Laura today. He felt she was very nice and taught him well.

December K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Vocal music from Grove City College
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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December K.

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Music is a beautiful language! I love helping others discover that beauty and express themselves through it.

I teach beginning piano for children and teens. Lessons will begin with an assessment of your personal skill level, and lesson plans will be based on what you hope to achieve. My students learn proper terminology, fingering techniques, theory, and musicality. They will receive basic knowledge of music and be able to apply it on the keys.

My goal is for students to come away from each lesson with new knowledge and skills and to have fun while learning!

About December

Hi! My name is December and I am a 28 year old lover of music and crafts! Music was instilled in me from a very young age with piano lessons, and I grew up playing the piano, flute, and singing in choirs. I graduated from Grove City College with a degree in vocal music, and always looked forwar

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Stephanie H.

145 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English and Spanish
  • Awarded Cum Laude graduate (3.7 Gpa) from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2010
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Stephanie H.

145 Reviews
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You will learn basic keyboarding skills, how to read music and learn theory to be more fluent on the piano.

About Stephanie

Stephanie speaks both english and Spanish fluently from having grown up in a multi cultural family, as well as having lived in seven different countries throughout her life. From a very early age, she studied and took lessons both in school and privately, for many different forms of dance, visual a

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Ethan W.
Stephanie is great, knowledgeable, and specific for each singer and their needs. Sign up quick!
Marina
I’ve never had a vocal coach before and Stephanie has made all my lessons a great experience and made me wonder why I didn’t do it sooner! She’s very patient and has been so much help to me. I look forward to every lesson with her :)
jorge
I've had other vocal coaches and learned fine but Stephanie has really stepped up my standard for what a vocal coach should be. It's rare to find a teacher who is clearly still very passionate and excited about singing, and happily guides you through any obstacles you might encounter in the learning process. I'm sure you'll feel the same after a few weeks with her :)

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Algonquin, IL

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Algonquin is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $20 and $276 per hour.
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"Wonderful Teacher

(Age and gender refer to my sons at the time of the lessons.) Laima taught piano to both of my sons from 2007 to 2012. She was an excellent teacher, helping them to discover a love of playing. From her, they also gained a solid base in music theory. Under her tutelage, both advanced easily (or so it seemed to me the parent) in the annual merit certificate exams. With seven years difference in age, each son had very different needs. Laima had the 'just right' approach for both of them. Gentle, supportive, but also clear with her expectations, she worked with them through ups and downs in their own commitment and effort. She also created wonderful opportunities for them to perform. Both continue to play to this day, with my youngest considering music as a possible career. We were sorry that she moved out of our area in 2012. I recommend her highly!"
Martha
Took Piano lessons from Laima M.
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"Today was our first lesson with Tom. He was very pleasant, professional and made my daughter feel
Very much at ease. She is looking forward to her next lesson!!"
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Took Piano lessons from Thomas W.
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"He has a ton of experience! I'm really enjoying his classes."
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Took Piano lessons from Ronald G.
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"Benjamin is an excellent piano teacher. He is very patient and challenges my son weekly. My son loves taking from him. I recommend Benjamin to everyone!"
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Took Piano lessons from Benjamin P.
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"My Granddaughter absolutely loves Kristen. Every week I see improvement. Thanks Kristen."
Kathy
Took Piano lessons from Kristin A.
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"Justin is a great piano teacher

My 6 year old has piano lessons with Justin. He enjoys his lessons and I'm a proud mother when I listen to him play. My son is a little talker but Justin is always kind, very patient, and uses relatable examples for him to better understand. He encourages which motivates my son to want to practice more. He is also very polite, never without a friendly smile, and without a doubt loves teaching music. I hope Justin continues teaching music by the time my now 1 year old is old enough to take lessons. My family truly appreciates him."
Shasha
Took Piano lessons from Justin W.
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"Sarah is an excellent teacher. She is knowledgeable and patient. I haven’t played for 20 years and Sarah is making my experience totally enjoyable. I would highly recommend her."
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Took Piano lessons from Sarah D.
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"My girls love Geoff! He is patient and positive approach to teaching piano. I like that he heard the lessons to their level and only advances them when they are ready."
Isabella
Took Piano lessons from Geoff A.
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"If you're considering taking music lessons, now is the time, and Josh is your guy! I've taken music lessons with a number of instructors in the past, and they've each had their own unique approach to both music and teaching. Working with Josh was the first time that I felt like my music education was a collaborative partnership. Josh was open to meshing my prior musical experience with his expertise and teaching style, and allowed me to choose the direction and pace of my progress while providing the structure and support I need as an adult learner. Whether it's online or in-person, I can't recommend studying with Josh highly enough!"
Jessica
Took Piano lessons from Joshua F.
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"Zack has done a wonderful job with my daughter. She has learned so much with the tools and techniques Zack has shown her and continues to improve daily. Thank you so much!"
Lisa
Took Piano lessons from Zack D.
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