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Marie-France M.

65 Reviews
Waldwick, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1966
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Marie-France M.

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There are as many methods of teaching piano as there are teachers.
I like to borrow ideas from others as well as offering my unique approach so there is a blend of traditional and non-traditional. I want each student to be able to read music, play by ear, be familiar with chord structure and improvisation and all the wonderful things musicianship can bring but most of all, I want my students to truly enjoy playing the piano and I do believe that process at least as important as product.

About Marie-France

I have taught piano and voice most of my adult life. After working with hundreds of students, I realized that I needed to adapt my teaching style to the uniqueness of each student, especially those whose perceptions differ widely from the general populace. I love what I do, helping each student dis

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Jason
I enjoyed my 2 sessions with Marie, at the end of my second lesson she offered to email me a list of acting/improv classes in NYC because everyone she knows was in NYC.
This was contradictory because initially she told me she just moved here and doesn't know anyone up north. And besides that, I expressed how happy i was with her classes which was down the road 35 minutes and not commuting to NYC which is over a couple hours.
Anyway, I am glad that I actually learned something and got to do exercises and not leave with the feeling that i wasted my money and most importantly my time like other acting coaches on here.
Hannah
Great teacher. Very encouraging and patient which is what an adult learner needs. She supports her students and gives them interesting contemporary pieces to learn (that is the genre we picked so we stay interested in practicing!). Thanks Marie France!
Jason
I enjoyed my 2 sessions with Marie, and from work she was a 35 min commute vs 90 mins to NYC.
With her I felt engaged, she was prepared, professional, stayed on topic and gave relevant critiques and feedback.
At the end of my second lesson she offered to email me a list of acting/improv classes in NYC which she did.
Anyway, I am glad that I actually learned something and got to do exercises and not leave with the feeling that i wasted my money and most importantly my time.

Kathleen L.

6 Reviews
Sparta, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance from The College of New Jersey
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Kathleen L.

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For younger students, I use the Albert Young Beginner lesson book and activity book. The lesson book teaches basic piano skills at a good pace for young beginners, and the activity book reiterates what the lesson book teaches, but in different fun ways. For older students, I use the Bastien series of Piano instruction for my piano lessons. I use the Lesson book for teaching basic playing skills, the Theory book for basic theory. In addition to this, I like to eventually include A Dozen A Day exercise books and Hannon finger exercises, scales, and arpeggios. I feel this method of teaching will lead to well-rounded, quick improvement!

About Kathleen

Kathleen Little, after playing the flute and piano on her own for seven years, began her classical education at the age of sixteen with international soloist Jun Kubo. Only a year and a half after Ms. Little began her studies with Jun Kubo, she was accepted into The College of New Jersey for a Bach

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Cathy Hayes
Fantastic! Katie is a wonderful instructor.
Jonathan
Katie was really great and engaging with my son.
Kaitlyn H.
Katie is an excellent teacher for both of my children 6 and 8
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Noah D.

11 Reviews
Carteret, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English (North American)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2013
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Noah D.

11 Reviews
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Whether you're a beginner or intermediate my piano lessons cater to both!

All ages are welcome! We will definitely learn songs, but in order to truly become an amazing musician you must also focus on building strong technique. Taking lessons with me will ensure that you’ll be able to learn songs and parts by ear. No more tabs! Here’s what we’ll focus on:
- building technique
- transcribing songs and solos
- learning theory
- ear training
- learning to read

Feel free to message me at any time if you have any questions!

About Noah

Hello and thank you for showing interest in lessons with me! My name is Noah and I’ve been a musician for 15 years. I graduated from the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts with a Bachelors degree in Jazz composition. When I first started playing the guitar I loved 80’s and classic ro

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Mason M.
Gave great honest feedback. Had great understanding of what student will be required to do in auditions. Took his time to really understand the students interests and talent evaluation to develop a plan suited for them
Marcos Cancado
Great experience!! Noah understood my musical needs and immediately started to help me with my skills limitations.

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Kera K.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kera K.

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Before we jump in, I always find out what type of music the student likes to listen to, or wants to learn. Then we can gear our lessons towards the student’s specific desires. Want to learn to play pop and modern piano? We’ll learn hand positions, chord names and how to follow along with charts and lead sheets. Prefer the more classically trained route? No problem! We can learn scales, arpeggios and a ton of beautiful, classical piano tunes. Maybe even some jazz chords!

Whatever the student wants to play, I’ll find a way to incorporate their favorite styles and songs to keep our lessons engaging and educational!

About Kera

I am a singer, songwriter and multi instrumentalist with many years of experience playing and creating music! From folk music, to rock, to classical and pop, I am a lover of all genres of music and have played a bit of them all. I spent 2 years studying classical music, clarinet and saxophone a

Victoria P.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Victoria P.

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I am a patient teacher with over 20 years of experience. I have pedagogy degree from USC and BA in Music from UCI. I have taught children of all ages and adults.

About Victoria

Hello! I have been a teacher for more than half of my life and student of music for most of my years. I love music and I love to share my love of music. I am very patient and have taught people of all ages and levels. I love both pop and classical music. You can bring me music you’ve always wanted

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Michelle C.
Victoria was a great instructor for adult classes! I decided to explore taking up piano as a hobby again after not playing for over a decade. She was patient, encouraging, and did an awesome job finding out what my level of understanding was. I'd recommend her as a teacher to anyone.
Alan
My 12 yr old son has been learning piano from Victoria for over 4 years. She is a great teacher and works with the child's skill set and goals. My son plays many sports and piano. She does a great job of encouraging and teaching him to get better while he balances many responsibilities. Victoria is great!
Trang
We have had Victoria as our daughters’ piano teacher for 13 years now! We have gone through CM exams and many many recitals! We appreciate her patience and encouragement and inspiration! Could not have gone this far without her!

Rebecca H.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BM of Music Education from St. Xavier University
  • Teaching since 1998
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Rebecca H.

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My enthusiastic teaching style makes learning music with me fun & exciting. My philosophy is to teach the individual by customizing the Music curriculum to the specific needs of the student. As partners in learning, the student will achieve the highest success through positive reinforcement & a positive learning environment. Students can expect to have their love of music nurtured as they gain technical competency through our lessons.

About Rebecca

IMPORTANT NOTE: Rebecca is a traveling teacher. Once you purchase a lesson package, Rebecca can schedule you in a mutually available time. Rebecca's musical training began at the age of 5 on the piano. As her love of music grew, she began playing the violin at age 8 with the viola to follow a

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Joey H.
Energetic. Complimentary. Explains well....the hour flew by
Diane G.
Rebecca is a wonderful teacher!! She is so knowledgeable and patient. She knows exactly what I need to learn focus on, given my limited abilities. Cant wait for my next lesson!
Bruce
Becca is a fantastic teach, patient and kind and my daughter just adores her. I cannot recommend her enough.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Dover, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Dover is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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"My children really enjoyed their first lessons, and are looking forward to more. They came home and wanted to practice right away."
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"Phillip is a great teacher. You will not be disappointed."
Victor
Took Piano lessons from Phillip F.
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"Ian is very knowledgeable and is great in explaining theory and great in demonstrating so you can understand."
laura
Took Piano lessons from Ian S.
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"I've been going to Brent for piano lessons for over a month now and my understanding and playing has dramatically improved. He is teaching me both piano fundamentals and jazz simultaneously. I didn't think it was possible but as I'm getting my fundamentals down, I'm also learning Jazz phrasing and rhythm principles.

Brent is a great teacher for any level of piano player. I tried teaching myself for the past year (mainly off youtube) but I've made more progress in 1 month learning from Brent that I have in 12 months on my own. While always taking into account my personal piano goals, Brent is able to identify ineffective aspects of my technique and gaps in my understanding of basic theory and has titrated the perfect amount of new attainable material to keep me engaged and sitting down to practice every chance I get.

Highly recommended for any style (jazz, classical, blues, pop, etc...)."
Herman
Took Piano lessons from Brent E.
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"She's an amazing teacher. Very Enthusiastic and plans lessons based on potential. Thank you very much for helping me out and ill definitely continue my lessons"
Quaseem
Took Piano lessons from Lulu S.
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"Ronda is very good. My daughter really likes her. She is a nice person and excellent teacher. Recommend!"
Lexi
Took Piano lessons from Ronda H.
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"Melissa did a great job with my ten year old daughter. She is knowledgeable, kind, and patient. We look forward to future lessons with her."
Alyssa
Took Piano lessons from Melissa F.
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"I've been taking online lessons with Wei for the past couple of months, and I quite enjoy them. As an adult piano player, I don’t have specific goals. I just play for fun most of the time. Wei, nevertheless, made specific teaching plans for me. He learns my strength and weaknesses, and chooses pieces that are both enjoyable to play and technically challenging for me, so that I’m able to tackle my weaknesses. His expertise helps me improve in many ways, like piano techniques and overall understanding of music. After a few lessons with him, I gained confidence in playing. I’m able to improve my performance of the pieces I love. Besides, Wei is an easy-going person. It’s fun to work with him. I strongly recommend his lessons if you are looking for a teacher with patience, expertise and passion for music."
Xueying
Took Piano lessons from Wei G.
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"Mary taught me piano and vocal lessons for many years. She teaches a variety of different musical styles and makes her students feel confident in themselves as they learn. She teaches in such a way that is easy to absorb and provides children with incentives to encourage them in the process. If you are looking for music lessons that will also enrich your life, Mary is the teacher to go with."
Sarah
Took Piano lessons from Mary H.
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"Rachel is a bright, competent, caring, and an energetic teacher. My children look forward to their lessons each week. Rachel is extremely knowledgeable in theory and technique at all levels. My 15 year old regularly comments on how nice it is to learn the history behind music as well as technique and performance. Thank you, Rachel, for a safe, warm, and caring environment for my families growth in music. I would highly recommend Rachel as a teacher!"
Jennifer
Took Piano lessons from Rachel S.
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