I have my Master's Degree in piano performance. I am an experienced teacher(30 years) as I taught at the Settlement schools in Philadelphia with all levels and backgrounds for 16 years. Some students were extremely talented.
I have had my own studio in my home since 1999.
I'm also great with beginners and intermediate students.
I love teaching, so it really doesn't matter what level the student has attained.
I teach beginner to advanced students. I highly enjoy beginners as they have the opportunity to develop the correct skills early which avoids developing bad habits which are time consuming to correct.
I believe to teach piano effectively you must follow the path that fits the student's personality.
I teach a structured program of sight reading, theory, harmony, and just about every style of music, from Classical to Pop. You will achieve immediate results as well as have fun learning and being creative.
If you want to learn how to write your own music I'll show you how. I have solo recordings available through my site, as well as iTunes, Amazon and CDBaby. My latest recording was with Grammy Award winning producer, Will Ackerman, founder of Windham Hill Records.
I have been teaching piano for several years. I require that my students practice daily and they will learn a wide spectrum of styles. In order to be a proficient pianist one must dedicate a designated amount of time to study.
I hold a Bachelor of Arts in Music, Piano Performance
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