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Usman S.

New York, NY
Starting at $59
  • Speaks Urdu, English, Spanish, Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Usman S.

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As a late bloomer to piano I learned how to teach myself the essentials very quickly. I was then able to build on that technique. I can help you learn how to play the songs you want to play or help you with technique. I play professionally and can also provide a unique perspective into the jazz scene. My students say I’m very inspiring!

About Usman

I am a NYC-based professional musician. I attended music school for two years then pursued a professional music career while studying privately. I play all styles of music and am very experienced with jazz. I can teach beginner piano to advanced, and same with drums. I’m new here and very excited t

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Charles C.

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Forest Hills, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks chinese, english
  • music from San Jose State University
  • Teaching since 2017
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Charles C.

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Experienced teacher for five years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate clarinet and bass clarinet student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be playing songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight-reading, technique, and more. Let's get started!

About Charles

I am concentrated on clarinet performance and could also teach piano, music theory, and music history. I teach clarinet students of all different ages and experience levels. I studied clarinet for 10 years, I can teach students to read music and pursue classical excellence, and teach students all

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The lesson was great!
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Kessa M.

6 Reviews
Peekskill, NY
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • BM Piano Performance from Brigham Young University
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Kessa M.

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I have been teaching piano almost as long as I have been performing, coming up on 10 years. To date, I have taught lessons to over 100 different students ranging in age from 5 to 70, and ranging in skill from complete beginner to college piano performance major. I can teach students of any level and help them overcome any problem, whether that is a technical problem, interpretative problem, or having pain during playing.

Not every student is going to think I’m the best fit for them. I expect consistent practice, completion of assignments, and attention to detail in music. I have had many trial lessons that don’t pan out because the student or parent thinks my expectations are too high for them. Make no mistake; I expect a lot, but I also care deeply about music and have great understanding and sympathy for those who genuinely try. Whether your goal is to learn to read music, improve rhythm, learn to play the great classical repertoire, or simply have a good time learning the ...

About Kessa

I received my BM in piano performance from Brigham Young University, studying under Dr. Richard Anderson and Dr. Irene Peery-Fox. While there, I studied pedagogy from master teachers Dr. Irene Peery-Fox and Dr. Jared Pierce, who taught me both how to run a studio and how to manage individual lesson

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Robert P.
Excellent. Nothing gets by her; very helpful.
Caleb
I had the opportunity to work with Kessa when we were both in undergrad and I was trying to decide whether or not to become a music major. I was feeling pretty discouraged with my current piano teacher at the school and talked with Kessa since we had a class together and I knew she was a piano major. I had a few lessons with her and she gave me so many helpful ideas about how to approach my pieces and improve my practice habits. She was very kind and didn’t make me feel bad at all, but still pushed me hard in those lessons because she believed in me. Even though I ended up deciding not to go into music after all, I still value those few lessons I had with her and recommend her to everyone at any level.
Marissa
Kessa is a very professional and talented piano teacher. My son loves going to lessons and we love hearing him practice such pretty music. We're impressed with Kessa's ability to explain confusing concepts and to encourage my son when he is having a tough time. She's done so well with transitioning to Zoom lessons during the pandemic and we love being able to have lessons from home.

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Anastasia S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, Ukrainian, German
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded First Prize and the Special Prize from International Piano Competition in Rome, Italy
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Anastasia S.

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I am a classically trained pianist with five completed degrees in Piano Performance from Germany and the US.

About Anastasia

After Anastasia’s Carnegie Hall Debut in 2006, the New York Concert Review wrote: "For a critic, hearing a new pianist with a truly warm, luscious tone is like breathing in the scent of jasmine blooming - a pleasure to be recalled again and again - and so I'm happy to report that from the first not

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Weian Y.
Excellent teacher! My 9 years old daughter liked her immediately!
Dmitry
Excellent
Denny
As an adult beginner, I chose Anastasia for more personalized instruction, especially in technique, after learning the basics through community center group lessons. I have not continued only because another equally well-qualified instructor who lives close by, within walking distance, has become available. I am very pleased with the lessons and pointers that I have received. Anastasia is professional, encouraging, and friendly. An especially helpful part of her instruction is the set of comments and suggestions that she writes down to guide practice between lessons. If the neighbor instructor does not work out, I’ll be back.
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Niki S.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Farsi
  • Teaches students Male: 6 to 18; Female: 6 to 50
  • Teaching since 2004
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Niki S.

35 Reviews
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My teaching approach grounds students in Musical fundamentals and Piano Technics by combining ear training, Note reading, composition and performance exercises along with Repertoire.

I provide an enjoyable well-disciplined environment for my students and work with most famous Piano Books such as Bastien, Faber & Faber, Alfred.

I also organize performance opportunities and piano recitals for students and their families which is a great experience for both students and their loved ones.The purpose is that students could meet each other and observe others' accomplishments which provide great inspiration and joy to the students and their parents.

About Niki

I am a passionate classically trained Piano Teacher specializing in Classical music and pop . I create an enjoyable, customized, yet disciplined lesson plan to help my students achieve their musical goals . I enjoy working with the students of all ages( Young children and Adults). I am determined t

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Payne
My son really enjoyed his first lesson. We look forward to next week!
Susan
My daughter started with Niki almost 2 years ago at age 9 and we feel so fortunate to have her as a piano teacher. Niki provides a wonderful balance of patience, nurturing and encouragement with building solid discipline and understanding. She has fostered joy and pride in my daughter and a love of piano that will stay with her a lifetime.
Heather
Niki is very patient and encouraging with my son. We've been with her for four years and counting!
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Julie L.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Julie L.

8 Reviews
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I am a professional pianist with a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the Juilliard School, and currently working on my Doctoral of Musical Arts at Manhattan School of Music. I have worked with several world-renowned pianists including Robert McDonald, Horacio Gutierrez, and Haesun Paik. Their influence not only helped me develop as a pianist but also taught me how to teach and showed me the impact of truly masterful teacher can have on their students.

I serve as a piano faculty member at Bronx Conservatory of Music and Lindeblad School of Music, in addition to teaching private students. I have taught students at varying levels of experience and from varying backgrounds, ranging from 4-year-old to adult. Some of them had their very first piano lesson with me and others are promising concert pianists at Juilliard pre-college.

I have been immersed in music schools and music training my entire life, and through the years I have learned what teaching methods are effective and which ...

About Julie

I am a professional pianist with a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the Juilliard School, and currently working on my Doctoral of Musical Arts at Manhattan School of Music. I have worked with several world-renowned pianists including Robert McDonald, Horacio Gutierrez, and Haesun Paik. Their inf

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Thomas
I like that Ms. Julie can be both kind and challenging. My son always comes out of his lesson sounding better and excited to learn more, which for me as a parent is the most I can hope for. I have also heard her play and wow - she is the real deal! I'm so glad we found her, and would definitely recommend her to anyone!
Mark
Julie never yells, is always kind, incredibly patient, knows her stuff, challenges you when its time to be challenged, keeps you on your toes, and, you're guaranteed to learn a new joke AND a new piece of music! Dr. Julie is the Best Piano Instructor Ever!!
Claudia Suarez
Ms. Julie is a very sweet instructor. She’s been with my son for over a year now and he has improved in piano tremendously. I fully recommend her, very responsible, sweet and understanding.

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Average Cost of Classical Piano Lessons in River Edge, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in River Edge is $81. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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"Amazing musician and teacher! He calmly creates an environment that is fun, engaging, and where our child can confidently learn piano. He has inspired and motivated our child to learn and practice every day."
Aaron
Took Classical Piano lessons from Brandon N.
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"Very pleasant experience"
Claude
Took Classical Piano lessons from Rina M.
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"My son and daughter have been taking piano, songwriting and voice lessons with Fawn for several years. Fawn is an accomplished musician who gives lessons out of her warm, welcoming and fun lit recording studio. Fawn has a kind and casual approach to teaching, however it is also strict. Fawn expects immediate results, which is great because it pushes students to be their best. Fawn is patient and enthusiastic and has allowed my son to develop a beautiful talent on the piano that I believe wouldn't have happened in a more traditional, strict setting. It has really worked for him. When Fawn does a Talent Share (her version of a recital), it is always inspiring and beautiful to see. Fawn has a special talent of meeting each student where they are and lovingly encouraging them to embrace whatever music inspires them. It is awesome."
Morgan
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"I have been with Ruth for about 4 months but I am very happy to say that her dedication and attention to detail has given me the impetus to want to keep learning encouraged by her thorough experience. She is a great teacher."
Wallis
Took Classical Piano lessons from Ruth F.
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"My boy loves her. Bethany is very friendly and positive, made my son feel comfortable and confident."
Daxton
Took Classical Piano lessons from Bethany R.
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"My son just had his first session with Holly and she was remarkable. We are very happy with the lesson and look forward to many more!"
Dillan
Took Classical Piano lessons from Holly D.
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"Mr. Deng has prepped me well for performances. I have learned a lot from him. He is very passionate about music and he really taught me how to express myself through piano playing. I highly recommend him. A great friend, mentor and an amazing pianist!"
Judy
Took Classical Piano lessons from JunZhao(Ryan) D.
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"I have been taking lessons with Fawn for about 11 months now and have really enjoyed it. She is friendly, encouraging, flexible with scheduling and a great teacher. If there is something that I find difficult or cannot understand, she finds new ways to teach it so I can improve. I highly recommend taking classes with Fawn."
Bella
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"Emil was the teacher I was looking for. I have tried to learn piano on my own for a while now, but most of the time it became overwhelming. I wasn't sure I was going in the right direction, or if I was learning what I should know in the right order. So far, what Emil had done for me was to take what I've known already and add much more to it. He also has started to correct some bad habits I became accustomed to, which I would have never picked up on my own.He's very knowledgeable, and ties in music theory during the lesson. He's down to earth, throws in some jokes to lighten the mood, and create an enjoyable learning experience."
Jorell
Took Classical Piano lessons from Emil V.
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"Best teacher ever. I would highly recommended to everyone."
Ainsley
Took Classical Piano lessons from JunZhao(Ryan) D.
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