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Kwame S.

6 Reviews
East Saint Louis, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Degree & Certification Associates of Arts in Recording Technology from Southwestern Illinois College
  • Teaching since 2013
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Kwame S.

6 Reviews
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Want to sharpen your musical talents and find your path as a musician. I can help you achieve the goal you have set for yourself and also push you to be better. I have five years of teaching music to ages ranging from five to fifty and over twenty years being a musician. My teaching method is specialized to meet the demand and attention needed to provide each individual student with the necessary tools to master their craft. With my lessons, students will learn sight reading, ear training, essential elements of music theory and other handy tools that equip the student for greatness.

About Kwame

Hello, my name is Kwame. I have been a musician for over twenty years. I started out in music when I was in grade school and have continued my musical journey throughout my adulthood. I have five years of experience teaching a wide range of age groups. Adjacent to being a musician, I am also a sin

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Gary H.
Very helpful, encouraging and knowledgeable
Eduardo Fruto
Very informative!
Gary Hoeffken
For Barbershoppers I need a smooth transition to my falsetto. Kwame put me at ease, we did some exercises and found the transition without me even noticing the change. He is a gifted teacher. I look forward to our next appointment as we start reading music from the Barbershoppers music book. I did not expect such a warm atmosphere. HIGHLY RECOMMEND
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Kathy S.

7 Reviews
Saint Louis, MO
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Emglish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1979
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Kathy S.

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Students of all ages in a personal relaxed atmosphere.
Customized to each student. If the student has not previously taken lessons I use Piano Adventures as the basic course guide. I have found it the most productive and enjoyable for my students. I uses a minimum of the Lesson and Theory book for my younger students with either the basic course or Accelerated course depending on their age and maturity. Adults begin with the All In one adult book. I add the other books that accompany each level based on the particular students needs and interests. I believe that a good grounding in Theory is essential as a student who becomes proficient in sight reading, no matter how well he/she plays by ear, will find that the doors for lifetime musical fulfillment with be much wider. However, with a student who has already had some lessons I will be happy to continue with any method that the student is currently using.
I also believe in supplementing the Piano course with the student's favorite ...

About Kathy

About Me: I am an experienced classically trained Pianist who has been playing since the 3rd grade. I enjoy all styles of music and love sharing that enjoyment with my students. I have certification from the State of Missouri that I am proficient in educating beginning Piano students and have conti

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Josh
Kathy is very fun and enjoyable. We laugh during my lessons and she is low pressure. She makes the entire process of learning an instrument fun!
Tammy
I am VERY pleased with Kathy as my daughter's piano teacher! She is patient and knowledgeable giving a very well rounded lesson. She includes theory in her lesson plan and I think that helps my daughter in her understanding of the whys...
Kathy
Kathy came to my home for my lesson. She has a very pleasant personality and it is very easy to follow her instructions. She kept the pace up, yet did not overload me. It's been a number of years since I have played and she did an excellent job on getting me back on the keys. I am looking forward to our next lesson.

Kathryn Z.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance from Case Western Reserve University
  • Teaching since 2019
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Kathryn Z.

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My lesson plans are customized for each student to address their unique needs and goals. In addition to playing the songs you want to play, you'll gain a strong foundation in music theory, note reading, ear training, and much more. For interested students, I also assist in audition and performance preparation. I want my students to have fun while learning music!

About Kathryn

I have a Bachelor's degree in music, specifically voice. I've studied both voice and piano for over 12 years, and have been performing for over a decade in a variety of settings. As a voice teacher, I believe that every voice is unique. My students establish a foundation of healthy singing techniq

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Sean
I have been seeing Kathryn for vocal training for the past 9 months and could not be more happy with my lessons. It is easy to tell that Kathryn cares deeply about the growth of her students. Not only is she a talented teacher/musician, her warm personality creates a safe, playful atmosphere. Highly recommend!

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Adrienn L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks German, Hungarian, English
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adrienn L.

6 Reviews
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Online Piano Teacher

I have been teaching piano professionally for 20 years. All ages welcome. Want to play your favourite songs? I teach it you . I teach you how to write and read music . I teach classical and modern piano music. I teach other musical instruments. Playing the guitar, playing the violin. I teach solfége and singing.

About Adrienn

I am a music teacher. I graduated from Liszt Ferenc Music Academy of Budapest. I studied music in YALE University and Northwestern University. I have been teaching for 20 years. I teach piano, guitar, violin, singing, solfége , music theory and music history. I teach all different ages and exper

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Tess T.
Ms. Adrienne is so patience and friendly. Love her sweet accent and beautiful smile--it puts my daughter at ease and allow my daughter to be more confident in herself. She can't wait to start her next lesson!
Jinhua G.
I love singing and she is 👍.
Phoebe W.
My daughter loves Adrienn and says I picked a great teacher! Adrienn is very kind and very patient!

Bilin Z.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Mandarin, English, Cantonese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Wind Ensemble Competition from the Boston Conservatory
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Bilin Z.

5 Reviews
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I've learned the piano more than 21 years and I've been giving private piano lesson since 2012. I customize the lessons to my students needs, goals, personality, and interests. I teach both classical and popular music and techniques to provide a fun and interesting learning experience to all ages students. In addition, my piano lessons include some music theory, background knowledge and music appreciation.

About Bilin

As a pianist, I've been giving private piano lesson since 2012. Currently, I am performing and posting piano videos online. I customize the lessons to my students based on their needs, goals, personalities, and interests. I teach both classical and popular music techniques to provide a fun and inte

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Nicole
Bilin is an excellent teacher who gives her best . I feel that I’m learning a lot and it allows me to improve my piano skills. Bilin knows how to teach and I highly recommend! She transmits her passion for music !
Julia
It’s rare that you find thIs combination of talent, patience, and experience in one teacher.
Heather
Bilin is an extremely talented composer who has experience on many instruments, piano, violin, and others. She is valued highly by her students.
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Dr. Dave Y.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Bachelor in Management and Leadership from Colorado Christian University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dr. Dave Y.

46 Reviews
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Online Piano Teacher

I am versed in all the major training methodologies from Suzuki to Alfred, but I craft my teaching to the goals and personalities of my students. I teach both my sight and by ear training--believing that they both work together.

About Dr. Dave

I've been teaching for over 25 years & I'm pumped to work with you. BEFORE SIGNING UP FOR PRIVATE LESSONS, I've condensed all my beginner-intermediate level teachings into a variety of easy to follow video courses that will save you up to 90% on private lesson costs @ W W W . B I B L E A N D W

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Midi M.
Learned something new! Good practice!
Nathaniel
My son is typically averse to doing structured lessons but after 3 out of 5 beatboxing lessons with Dr. Dave he's asking me to buy another package!
Max H.
Dr. Dave is a rockstar. My son is hooked after one session! Can't wait for our next one!

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Columbia, IL

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Columbia is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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$42 average
45 min
$57 average
60 min
$71 average

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"Laura is a dynamite piano instructor! She cares deeply about the power of music and very effectively teaches others how to enjoy expression of music on the piano. Her knowledge of the piano is superb. Laura will provide a nurturing environment to a beginning student and has the skills to challenge and improve a piano student at any level."
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Took Piano lessons from Laura S.
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"Vero has been teaching my 3 girls now for over 2 years. He is extremely patient but challenges the girls at the same time. I am very impressed with his teaching approach"
Lisa
Took Piano lessons from Veroslav T.
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"i will see you next time ok and it will be better."
David
Took Piano lessons from Yuhui L.
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"My daughter has been taking lessons with Ginni for almost 3 yrs now. She started when she was 6 and Ginni is so patient and nurturing with her. Ginni always praises her and makes her feel like a superstar. She always takes the time to thoroughly cover the new concepts and does not hesitate to review them again if my daughter hasn't quite caught on. Even though it takes us about 25 mins to get to her lessons, I'm willing to make the trip because Ginni is such a great teacher! I highly recommend her for lessons."
Josie
Took Piano lessons from Ginni A.
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"My son loves to impress David with his progress. David provides great instruction and encouragement. My son has greatly improved his piano playing due to this fantastic teacher."
Elisabeth
Took Piano lessons from David C.
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"I cannot express strongly enough how lucky we feel to have had Ard as our children’s piano instructor. We have two children, 9 and 11, and they had both been taking piano lessons for years before we moved to the Indianapolis area. While we really enjoyed the children's first teacher, Ard truly taught on another level. He is an absolute professional - reliable, accomplished, experienced.. Within the first few weeks, Ard was able to accurately identify my children's strengths and weaknesses and design individualized learning programs for both of them and they both improved greatly with his help.

Ard is just wonderful with the children. He was able to teach them at their level with an enthusiasm, kindness, and insightfulness that engaged them immediately. And, although Ard has a playful side with the children, he was also very serious about learning music, and there were very clear expectations for the children. The lessons were a perfect blend of fun and learning.

Ard is not only an incredibly talented musician, but also a passionate, energetic, and wonderfully interesting person. If we ever move back to the area, we would call on Ard again in a heartbeat."
Arika
Took Piano lessons from Ardalan V.
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"terry is a great teacher , i highly recommend him"
Jeremiah
Took Piano lessons from Terry P.
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"Really nice person , very professional and vey helpful."
Nick
Took Piano lessons from Grace A.
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"Based on what I saw today, it's clear my son will be playing incredible pieces of music before he leaves elementary school."
Quinn
Took Piano lessons from Marilyn S.
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"Having Marty as a piano teacher has been amazing. I’m 3 lessons in and I’m very surprised at how far I’ve come in such a short amount of time with Marty’s guidance. Marty does not have a set curriculum that you must follow. Instead, she forms the lessons around the student and their needs. Marty is so great at interpreting where you are, the pace you need to go, and the best practices that will fit your personality/habits. She provides assignments that will keep you busy throughout the week as you practice. I’ve never felt like I’ve been pushed too hard either. Marty gives assignments that will not be too overwhelming, but at the same time, they are ones that are very fun because you see the improvement in your playing. To be able to find this balance shows the sign of a great teacher in my eyes. Only 3 lessons in, and yet I felt compelled to write this review in such a short amount of time. Thank you Marty!"
James
Took Piano lessons from Marty W.
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Teaching Piano in Columbia

By Tara G.-Columbia Piano Teacher

As a piano teacher in Columbia, I have very much enjoyed my first group of piano students through TakeLessons! I love that I am able to work with students of all ages who are pursuing various styles of music. I enjoy knowing that I am helping adults pursue a new found passion for music. Yet, at the same time I get to help young students begin their journey to becoming life-long music lovers! Additionally, teaching voice and piano lessons has helped improve my own skills as a choir director at the high school where I also work. My improvement has also helped my high school choir students soar to new heights, thanks to this great opportunity provided to me by TakeLessons.

My favorite teaching memory so far is when one of my young students

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was working on note identification. I asked her, “What kind of note is this?” (The answer I was looking for was “dotted quarter note”.) She replied, “That’s a spotted quarter note.” I smiled for the rest of the lesson! Memories like this make teaching lessons in Columbia so enjoyable!

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