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Kathy S.

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

7 Reviews
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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.

Kwame S.

6 Reviews
East Saint Louis, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Degree & Certification Associates of Arts in Recording Technology from Southwestern Illinois College
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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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Eric S.

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Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Eric S.

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I offer music lessons in the lower Hudson Valley region as well as remotely via Skype or FaceTime.

I have decades of experience working with students of all ages and levels and I often prepare students for recitals and NYSMMA competitions. I do not use a cookie-cutter method for instruction. Lessons are tailored to meet the specific needs of each student and taught in a comfortable and friendly teaching environment.

I specialize in teaching:

* beginners students (ages 6 and up)
* basic classical repertoire
* music theory
* jazz & blues improvisation

Not sure? Try one lesson and see if you like it.
PS. I also give drum lessons!

About Eric

Eric is a third generation musician from Western New York. A multitalented artist, Eric has worked as a composer, percussionist, pianist, author and educator for most of his life. As a composer, Eric has received four prestigious Meet the Composer grants, a Utah Arts Council grant, NEA Foundat

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Stacey S.

51 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
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Stacey S.

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A well rounded fun teaching style that keeps all students motivated and interested. Stacey works had to insure that students develop strong technical and theory skills while growing as creative musicians.

About Stacey

Stacey is a professional soprano known as an active performer in the Cincinnati area. Stacey is also an Adjunct Professor of Musical Theater Voice at Xavier University and Adjunct Professor of Music History at Cincinnati State. Stacey has sung for 13 seasons with the Cincinnati Opera as a member o

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Morgan
My daughter just had her first lesson with Stacey tonight. She was so nervous and Stacey made her feel so comfortable.
Megan T.
Stacey is a very knowledgeable and talented teacher. She can provide core basics up to very technical skills and carry that across many genres. From classical/opera all the way to pop.
Josh Schneider
Stacey is an encouraging teacher who makes learning how to sing fun! She is good at pushing me to get better in creative and silly ways to trick my brain. She is very professional and accommodating when it comes to scheduling lessons.
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Quentin S.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Quentin S.

12 Reviews
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I've been playing piano for almost as long as the bass, my primary instrument. Piano offers amazing flexibility to make multiple voices sound out at once, and it's important to so many genres. I can teach reading music, hand independence, improvisation, and especially how to play jazz piano chords.

About Quentin

I go to the University of Georgia for Double Bass Performance. I've spent about 11 years learning and sharing everything I can about this wonderfully complex instrument. So many genres of music can be played on the double bass, and once you add my secondary instrument, the bass guitar, you're a nec

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Gabrielle
I was nervous to start and Quentin quickly put me at ease as a student. I am an adult learner who can read music and has basic understanding of piano and wanted to move to the next level. He asked the right questions and shaped lessons and practice time which have proven extremely helpful. I look forward to more lessons and can easily recommend his lessons.
Andi
Quentin was very knowledgeable, flexible and creative. He was the ideal teacher for me as a beginner.
Milo
Quentin has an easy going manner that makes my middle school student want to learn from him. My son is working on improving his technique and Quentin was able to assess an appropriate level of instruction.
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Alethia E.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner
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Alethia E.

30 Reviews
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Piano lessons are strictly for beginners or for students who have little to no training. The first few lessons are dedicated to learning the proper playing technique and practicing several exercises to increase the hand’s coordination, flexibility, and mobility. Once the proper technique has been established we move on to Suzuki method and a series of Etudes catered to the student’s learning needs.

About Alethia

Growing up I was raised in a home full of music. My father, a graduate of the Conservatorio Nacional Superior de Musica (National conservatory of Superior Music) played piano day and night and from there my love for music blossomed. My first experience with music was at the age of 8 when I began to

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Nicole L.
She is a great instructor! My 14 yr old daughter is a beginner and she has been wonderful with her. She is professional, warm, and always helpful. I don't know much about the violin, but I never have to remind my daughter to practice the music that she is given.
Emmerson (Emme) N.
Alethia is great. She is working with my 7 yr. old daughter as a beginner in violin. She teaches in a way that is fun, appropriate, and respectful. My daughter has already learned so much and looks forward to her lessons with Alethia each week.
Lynne R.
Alethia is very knowledgeable about technique and skilled at teaching.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Glen Carbon, IL

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Glen Carbon 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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Took Piano lessons from Daniel E.
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"My daughter really enjoyed taking lessons with Josh. He was super approachable and understood that she was tired of playing classical music and ready for a change. She looked forward to her lesson each week and practiced more because she was engaged by her teacher. We'd highly recommend Josh!"
Gail
Took Piano lessons from Joshua F.
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"I began my piano lessons at Mr. Yakov's Music School when I was in fourth grade. Since then, I have progressed far in my piano studies. When I first started taking piano lessons, I thought it was going to be hard and tedious, and that it would take up too much of my time. However, just by practicing fifteen minutes a day, I was able to get through Piano: Primer Level (my first piano book) in a matter of months! I’m not saying that piano is easy, just that you don’t have to spend hours each day to learn how to play. Also, I feel that taking piano lessons has given me something to improve upon and work toward. I feel more motivated to learn songs that I like to play and to display my skills to my family and friends. Sometimes, I play for my family while they are eating dinner, like a mini-concert. Overall, I highly recommend taking music lessons to anyone, at any age. Music lessons have greatly improved my life as a rewarding and entertaining experience.

Anastasia M., age 14"
Yakov
Took Piano lessons from Yakov D.
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"Stephanie has been a great influence in my daughter's lives, she shares her musical passion thru lessons and makes it a fun and happy experience!"
Jeanette
Took Piano lessons from Stephanie H.
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"Bonnie was perfect for my Autistic granddaughter! Her set up at her home is just right and location was easy to find. My granddaughter enjoyed it and learned in the first lesson alot."
Jayda
Took Piano lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Great teacher. Very patient and observant. He tells you where your strengths and weaknesses are and develops a plan to assist you in overcoming your weaknesses. My left hand is weak but the more I practice on the assignments the more I become confident in my success."
Gloria
Took Piano lessons from Charles S.
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"Stephen was very warm and welcoming. We enjoyed the exoerience"
Kaylize
Took Piano lessons from Stephen S.
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"Alexandra was phenomenal with our 8-year old. She was patient and effective."
Carolynn
Took Piano lessons from Alexandra K.
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Daughter loved her first lesson with Britta"
John
Took Piano lessons from Britta P.
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"She is very patient with students, organized, reviews the materials and most important makes sure that the students understands. She is fun living and a very sweet person."
Sia
Took Piano lessons from Rhonda S.
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