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Susan M.

9 Reviews
Highland Park, IL
Starting at $125
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Susan M.

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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 the

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Aparna
Susan is not only an accomplished musician, but she is also an amazing teacher and mentor. She elevated my daughter’s musicianship and helped her find her true potential as a classical pianist. My daughter’s success as a competitive pianist is due to Susan’s instruction, encouragement, and guidance. When we started lessons with Susan, we struck gold!
John
Susan is an experienced concert pianist with world-class expertise in the instrument, yet she is also an approachable educator + coach who has done a great deal to advance my technique and interpretation. I’m glad to have found her. Advanced pianists will be pleased to find someone who can help raise their game even further, but regardless of your skill level, I don’t think you’ll regret signing up with her.
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.
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Irwin S.

Highland Park, IL
Starting at $59
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Irwin S.

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I have a true love for teaching. My compassionate and inspiring approach makes each student feel special, cared for, and successful.

I am a trustworthy educator with exceptional communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills. These traits enable him to cultivate strong relationships with parents and students.

I have a talent for connecting with my students and custom tailoring their lessons to meet their diverse needs.

Irwin utilizes his educational and performance experience to teach students of all levels. He founded the Silbernik Music Academy, located in Highland Park, IL, in 2014.

About Irwin

I am a dedicated, talented and enthusiastic music instructor. I love sharing my knowledge on the joys of making music with my students. I teach because I want to teach. Not because I have to teach. The disciplines that I have acquired through my music have helped me in all areas of my life, and I

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Bill L.

35 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $24
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Bill L.

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First time playing piano? Resuming after years or decades of not playing the piano? No matter your age or experience, you can always learn and improve!

I have close to 10 years of tutoring experience, helping children and adults embrace piano and music.

I recommend just starting with a single lesson to see if we are good fits for each other and start a roadmap to progress toward your goals! My rates is for a one-off session, so it is extremely negotiable if we work together regularly.

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have. However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. Or maybe the teacher/professor is not the best

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Anthony
My son loves his class! Bill teaches well to my 9 year old, my son understands him, has fun and is learning so much. I couldn't be happier.
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Munro D.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded Internet radio around the world. from Internet Radio
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Munro D.

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My goal as a teacher and mentor to my students, (with innovative lesson planning), is to effectively teach them in a way as to save years of training to get them to their desired goal.

A student (beginner) studying with me for a year often sounds like they have the musical maturity of someone that has been taking 3 or 4 years of lessons.

During lessons, Munro utilizes modern teaching techniques to assure quality results for his students. He has experience and success working with students of all ages, regardless of previous experience.

"I inspire my students with a positive attitude". Learning becomes fun, and they truly look forward to their lessons every week with a feeling of accomplishment and self confidence.

I accept beginner (child/adult) students as well as students that have had training and want to take their ability to the next level.

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About Munro

Munro D (Teaches Online) Instruments: Piano, Acoustic & Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele, Mandolin, (Music Theory, Composition, Improvisation). Styles of Music: Classical, Jazz, Pop, Rock, Blues, Bossa Nova, Music Theory, Composition, Improvisation. Where I T

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Denise
Munro is the best ! The best teacher I have ever had. Very knowledgeable about music theory which enables the student to learn improvisation. He simplifies theory making it very easy to understand. He also understands that every student has his/her own learning curve and is never intimidating.
Anna
After studying with Munro for 5 years, I can say without a doubt, I would not be at the level I am now without him. From the first lesson, he had me playing a song. Munro is patient, kind, and extremely knowledgeable. I could not recommend Munro enough for future students!
Ed
I consider myself extremely lucky to have Munro as my instructor. I am in my 50's and only decided to learn to play piano several years ago. Munro can teach the most advanced techniques, music theory and composition, yet still has the patience for someone like myself, who is a casual learner that just wants to play for enjoyment and doesn't always have much time to practice. He is never frustrated by my slow progress, always supportive, and has a knack for finding music that will challenge but not overwhelm me. And while my competency at playing still has a long way to go, my understanding of music, and appreciation for composition are something I would not have received from most any other instructor.
I have no reservations endorsing Munro, regardless of your ambition, skill level or goals.
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Alexander K.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks
  • Awarded PTA Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award from Meadow PTA-Baldwin, NY Baldwin School District
  • Associate-Applied Science-Piano performance from Nassau Community College
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Alexander K.

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Playing the piano is always exciting and yet challenging. I have been playing the piano for over 30 years. I customize each lesson to the student's needs, goals and music style. I am classically trained but I am versed in most genres of music and it my passion to share my joy of music with each and every student that I meet. I guarantee results and you will achieve success if you signup with me.

About Alexander

Hello there my name is Alexander. Thank for taking the time to read my bio. I have been playing the piano for over 35 years. I have been teaching piano for over 20 years. In addition to teaching piano I am elementary school music teacher for over 18 years. I currently teach students as young as 5 an

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Daveion & Angel R.
Alex, is really great working with kids. He is very patient and he makes learning the piano fun and interesting. He relates to our children on their level. We have a special needs kid and he understands her needs. He has been very helpful in choosing an instrument for the kids to practice on at home. The first lesson was great! Our kids are excited to return for the next lesson.
Antonio T.
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Wahid
This was our first lesson and it went really well. Alexander is an excellent piano player and teacher. My son was very comfortable in Alexander's home setting and learned a lot.
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Jaki N.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded #9 on the Dance Club Chart from Billboard
  • Teaching since 2013
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Jaki N.

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Hi! My name is Jaki, and I have spent my life pursing the arts. My music has been Top 10 on the Billboard Dance Charts twice, my songs have been streamed over 9 million times, and they've been featured in films and TV, including MTV's "Are You The One?" and Bella Thorne's 2020 #1 film "Infamous". I was first introduced to piano and voice at the age of 10 and quickly developed a passion for music, studying everything from classical to pop/contemporary and more.

With more than eight years of professional teaching experience, I feel that my formal training and studies in styles ranging from Classical to Pop have not only assisted with my ability as a Music Teacher and Educator, but have also helped me to attain writing and production work for and with top dance and pop artists.

About Jaki

With 8 years of teaching history both in person and online, celebrity clients, and a lifetime of first hand artistic experience, I can't wait to help you with whatever it is you want to know! I teach voice, piano, songwriting, recording, and music theory! I offer 30, 45, 60, or 90 minute lessons

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Hannah
After only a couple lessons with Jaki I have already learned so much! She offers challenging and helpful exercises and encouraging feedback. She is clearly experienced and very knowledgeable in music. Highly recommend! :)
Kegan
After one 30 minute Lesson Jaki was quickly able to hear and figure out where my singing needed the most improvement and sent me exercises that immediately improved my singing. After 5 sessions she has been helping build my singing chops in a very productive and helpful way. Highly recommend her for anybody that is either a beginner, advanced or anywhere in between

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Average Cost of Classical Piano Lessons in Arlington Heights, IL

The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in Arlington Heights is $82. 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.
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"Mrs. Sally is a very patient, kind, talented and generous teacher. My daughter looked forward to her lessons with Mrs. Sally. Classes never felt rushed and if my daughter didn't understand the lesson, she would repeat it so she would feel at ease."
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Took Classical Piano lessons from Sally S.
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"Miss Charlene was my piano teacher for 11 years, guiding me through the rigorous Certificate of Merit program for piano. I am so grateful to this day for her patience, kind and understanding nature, and overall expertise and knowledge. She inspired me to teach music myself, as well as pursue music as a creative passion to this day. She truly cares for all her students and I can't recommend her enough!"
Erin
Took Classical Piano lessons from Charlene
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"My 9-year-old daughter Sophia has gone from beginner to an intermediate level in piano in less than 2 years. She looks forward to her lessons every week and when I come home from work, I find her practicing on her own. I'm so grateful to Mr. Sal for not only teaching Sophia music and piano, but also for teaching her at an early age hard work and perseverance. I highly recommend him!"
Natasha
Took Classical Piano lessons from Salvador B.
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"I received classical piano lessons from Dr. Backus for almost two years before college. In those two years, I grew so much in my playing and in my love for music. Dr. Backus has a deep passion for music and her students. In my lessons, Dr. Backus incorporated extensive knowledge about music history, theory and technique. Our goal was to build knowledge and technique so that I could freely create and make a beautiful sound with each piece. After taking lessons from her, I LOVE the piano. Dr. Backus taught me how to express music from my heart, and it was a privilege to learn from her and know her. I would highly recommend her for piano lessons!"
Julie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Deborah B.
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"I am an adult learner, and Ruth did an excellent job at improving my playing. She brought out the musicality in all the pieces I was learning. Ruth is also friendly and approachable, making the entire learning process very enjoyable. I highly recommend taking lessons with her."
Juned
Took Classical Piano lessons from Ruth F.
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"Nancy is very pAtient an adaptive to y daughter’s pace of learning; love her style!"
Julia
Took Classical Piano lessons from Nancy H.
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"I took piano lessons with Ms.Charlene for 13 years. I started my lessons with her at a very young age when I was in kindergarten. My piano journey with Ms.Charlene is an experience I will treasure forever. She is very kind, nurturing, patient and professional. She taught me musical skills that enabled me to perform confidently at recitals and complete my Advanced level CM piano evaluation. I am proud that I can pick up any piece of music and play with ease. I also volunteer to perform regularly in a hospital for patients. It brings me joy to share music with others and its all thanks to my teacher Ms.Charlene."
Kim
Took Classical Piano lessons from Charlene
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"Semyon is great! He really knows the music and teaches it very well. If you are considering piano lessons, I highly recommend him."
Andrew
Took Classical Piano lessons from Semyon R.
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"My 9 year old daughter has been taking lessons with Katarina for the past 3 months. She really enjoys the lessons with Katarina and has learned a lot! Katarina works very well with my daughter and is very pleasant, patient and thorough with her lessons.

Katarina is always on time and very flexible with scheduling which I truly appreciate considering my work and my other children's activities.

We have had a great experience with Katarina and would highly recommend her!"
Michelle
Took Classical Piano lessons from Katarina B.
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"Perfect. He matched his lesson beautifully with the music I like and how I am likely to learn quickly. Could not ask for better."
Debbie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Peter Q B.
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