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Kelvin L.

141 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Awarded 4th National violin competition from Poland
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelvin L.

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"Experienced piano teacher of 30 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of classical piano skills. I specialize classical, jazz and contemporary music typically use Hal Leonard books, and also have the following tools available to use during lessons: sound recording equipment, sheet music, and more.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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Michele K.
Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!
Chris H.
Great guy!! Very intelligent
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Paul M.

18 Reviews
Oak Forest, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, German
  • Awarded Second Runner Up in an international song writing competetion from Wired2Worship
  • Teaching since 1978
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Paul M.

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Students will learn basic piano skills such as hand placement, note reading, note values, pedal use, major and minor scales, expressions, etudes, pieces, memory work, music history, performance techniques, and most of all to have fun learning the piano. I will expect students to have a minimum 67 note keyboard with sustain pedal, or a good piano to use for personal practice time. Each student should spend at least 20-30 minutes daily to start. They must purchase the recommended books.

About Paul

I have my bachelors degree in sacred music, my masters degree in music performance, and my doctorate in worship studies. I am an experienced music teacher with great interpersonal skills and enjoy creating a fun and meaningful learning environment for all ages of students. I teach music theory conc

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Alex
Paul has been very patient and wonderful with my 6 year old son who has just started lessons.
Lorenzo S.
My first lesson was great. Mr. Paul was very patient and judged my skill level before making a lesson plan. Initially I was nervous, because I have never taken lessons before, but that quickly went away. I can definitely tell that he knows his stuff when it comes to teaching. He a great teacher and conversationalist.
Kennedy B.
Paul was very pleasant. He thoroughly explained things to my daughter in a manner that she could understand. He listened to her play and they also played together.

This was her first flute lesson with Paul, but she's already looking forward to the next lesson.
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Lydia S.

6 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, French
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Graduate Assistantship from Michigan State University
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Lydia S.

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A passionate advocate for empowered music making, my purpose is to empower creators of various ages and stages to make their best art. I have been teaching private piano lessons for 14 years. A flexible teacher who values experimentation, continuous learning, and artistic freedom, I cater my approach to each student's unique needs.

About Lydia

I teach students of all ages and stages. Having studied piano for 16 years and voice for 4 years, my students can expect to learn theory and technique along with repertoire. I encourage my students to practice for at least ten minutes every day! All members of my studio have the opportunity to perf

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Julia
Wonderful first lesson! Thank you.
Rachel Pasquini
We recently started piano lessons with Ms Lydia and we can’t say enough good things. Our daughter Emerson asks each day if Ms Lydia is coming to play piano. And we believe that is because of Ms Lydia's positive attitude, happy personality and ability to make learning music so much fun! Ms Lydia has already taught my daughter so much in regards to music and reading notes. Emerson enjoys each lesson so much that she practices the piano on her own. We are so grateful for Ms Lydia. She’s engaging, caring and her passion for music is contagious!
Winslow
Lydia is a great teacher! She selects great music for my level and offers me suggestions to improve my ability. I enjoy practicing everyday and she never gets frustrated when I make mistakes but shows me correct fingering.

I began playing at 13 years old, and have taken lessons from many other teachers and now I'm 69 and have MS, she does a great job with me!

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Charles C.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Garden State Music Performance from PNC Arts Center
  • Teaching since 1993
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Charles C.

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I work with various different piano and vocal study programs for the perfect fit with each of my students depending upon their level of proficiency, learning goals and how they are able to learn and comprehend the various musical and technical concepts. We learn something new each week and I adapt the music to the student's interest. Specialize in Jazz and Classical

About Charles

BA Music Theory and Composition from Rutgers College. MS from Montclair in Music Composition, Jazz Studies with Kenny Baron. Composition Studies with Nicholas Rousakis, Frank Foster, Noel DaCosta. Member Music Educators National Association. Member Jersey Shore Music Educators Association M

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Hayden A.
The first piano lesson was truly great! I am glad we found Charles.
Michael E.
Awesome - motivates my son, makes it fun. Knows how far to push him, keeps material current and enjoyable to pay.
Sharon B.
I recommend Charles, he is a qualified instructor.

Haley G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Haley G.

3 Reviews
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Expect to build a stronger relationship and understanding with music. I am not going to look for perfection. The most important thing is to connect with the music you're playing. Within a few lessons you will see confidence with your instrument grow. The first lesson, we will talk about the goals you are trying to achieve. We'll explore music theory, sight reading, creating original songs, playing by ear, and if you want, we can dive into the modern music industry. How is music made today?

About Haley

I currently teach at the Grosse Pointe Music academy and I am looking to fill some open slots in my morning/mid day schedule. I am currently pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Music Business from Wayne State University. I was classically trained in piano and generally teach the classical method to my

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Danielle R.
Haley is great! She is very flexible with my son's schedule and understanding. My really enjoys her as a teacher and he has come leaps and bounds from where he started weeks ago. He will be playing in his school's talent show after only having played for a few months. She is very caring and nurturing to my son and allows him to move at a pace that he is comfortable with while also pushing him to focus.
kathryn dawsn
Haley was very professional and personable. I hope to learn much in the coming weeks.
Tim
Haley is extremely passionate, kind, Knowledgebale, and perfect for any level pianist. If you are also interested in songwriting and producing, she knows quite a bit. Definitely recommend
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YUNHEE K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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YUNHEE K.

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I am passionate about teaching piano and experienced working with students of all ages and levels. Holds a doctoral degree in Piano Performance and a master's degree in Piano Pedagogy. I am very flexible and patient depending on each student’s level and learning speed, yet I make sure to teach important techniques and musicianship that are crucial when learning music. My hope for students is to enjoy music making!

About YUNHEE

I am passionate about teaching piano and experienced working with students of all ages and levels for over ten years. Holds a doctoral/master’s degree in Piano Performance as well as a master's degree in Piano Pedagogy. I am very generous, patient and flexible depending on each student’s learning p

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Hillside, IL

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Hillside 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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"Seth is awesome! My daughter had never played before and has come a long way in just a few lessons… Seth is patient and encouraging and great with kids! :)"
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Took Piano lessons from Seth D.
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"Evelyn is very sweet and encouraging and made my first lesson so much fun. After my seven year hiatus from studying piano, she quickly assessed my strengths and weaknesses and created an action plan. She assigned beautiful pieces and really crammed a lot into an hour session. Feeling very excited to continue working with her."
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Took Piano lessons from Evelyn L.
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"As an adult trying to get back into playing piano it was hard for me to find the right fit with a piano teacher. Sophia displays a perfect balance of encouragement, intelligence, and professionalism in our lessons. Her hours are flexible, and she has so much to offer and talk about with whatever is I want to learn. Thank you Sophia!"
Doug R.
Took Piano lessons from Sophia T.
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"James is a great teacher. Patient and inspiring. I have just begun my late in life music learning experience and he is perfect for that."
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Took Piano lessons from James P.
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"Richard has been a great teacher, meeting me where I'm at and what my personal goals are and helping me specifically to achieve them."
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Took Piano lessons from Richard W.
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"I am so glad to have Liudmila as my first Piano teacher.I never thought I would be taking Piano lessons at my age, but Liudmila is such a wonderful , patient teacher that she makes me feel very relaxed. She is very knowledgeable about music and takes great care to teach me at my pace and capability. I have already taken about 10 classes with her and am excited and looking forward to continue taking more lessons with her."
Anu
Took Piano lessons from Liudmila I.
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"Valerie was perfect for me! She was very patient and explained everything very well to,being my very first lesson ever! I definitely give her a big thumbs up!!! 👍"
Nancy
Took Piano lessons from Valerie B.
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"My Son has been taking from Mrs . Niki for over 3+ years now . She has been an excellent instructor who has worked patiently with my son, motivating him to do better and helping him develop a real interest in music. I would kindheartedly recommend her as a piano teacher.""
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Took Piano lessons from Niki S.
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"tom does a great job with our 7yr old grandson .for about a year now. we highly recommend him."
george
Took Piano lessons from Tom S.
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"First lesson was great. My wife and I like where it is headed. I think we will benefit from Steven's style."
Jeff
Took Piano lessons from Steven E.
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