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Eric S.

Cold Spring, NY
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1990
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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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Dr. Jason T.

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Campbell Hall, NY
Starting at $30
  • Masters of Music from Manhattan School of Music
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dr. Jason T.

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Winner of several awards and competitions, pianist Jason Thomas has been recognized locally and internationally for his warm playing and personality.

Jason is based in New York, receiving his Bachelors and Masters from Manhattan School of Music (MSM), and is currently finishing the last semester of his Doctoral Studies from MSM.

Jason's extensive teaching career includes giving Piano Lectures at notable schools, including Rutgers University, giving master classes for advanced students at MSM, as well as helping students prepare for auditions to various schools. Jason welcomes all levels from absolute beginner to professional.

About Dr. Jason

Dr. Jason Thomas is a wonderful person who loves teaching and has been doing so since he was a teenager. Jason is a graduate of Manhattan School of Music (MSM) where he received both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Classical Piano Performance. He is currently finishing his Doctoral studies

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Steven W.
Excellent instructor and very patient with students.

Maria O.

Brewster, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1982
  • Teaches students Male: 7 to 30; Female: 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Maria O.

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We will talk about and learn about proper posture and technique. We will also learn about solo repertoire and music history. I also talk about music history and apply music to many areas of our daily lives

About Maria

Maria O has been teaching piano lessons since she was in high school. There were enough children in the neighborhood who inspired her to teach piano. She took up BS degree in Music Education, and her main interest was teaching private violin and piano lessons. Her usual clients really varies a g

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John B.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian, German, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Koldofsky Graduate Scholarship in Accompanying from University of Sourpthern California
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John B.

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30 years experience teaching at all levels
Classical Training with a BM, MM and DMA degree
Continuing Lecturer in Collaborative Arts
University of California Santa Barabara since 2005

About John

I have been a piano teacher and vocal coach since 1985. I have a Doctorate in Collaborative Arts from the University of Southern California (1992) I teach Collaborative Arts at the University of California Santa Barbara (since 2005) I have been on the musical staffs of Opera Santa Barbara,

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Jose G.
Meeting John was great, very friendly and professional and to the point, which is my cap of tea and he suggested to get a weighted keys piano to strengthen my fingers, I’m looking into one
Thanks John I will recommend you as a teacher
Jose G Garcia
Lawrence
John is a fantastic instructor. He has a love for educating others on musical expression and he is a wellspring of musical knowledge. He provides a depth to the piano that I wouldn't have noticed if I taught myself how to play.

John emphasized how to shape musical phrases to make music as opposed to a collection of notes. He had a good ear for honing in on my weaknesses such as how some notes that I played stuck out or the movement of my arms. Most importantly, he taught me how to approach practicing the piano in an effective way. I learned how to listen to myself and how give each note, phrase, and piece the attention and musicality it needed to sound beautifully.

For an adult learner as myself, he was accommodating with how busy I was. He adjusted to my needs and work schedule and taught at a reasonable pace. However, he also never veered from his expectations and praised what I was doing right and provided methods to fix what I was doing wrong.

Although there were times when John expressed his passion for music by delving into tangents on the broader historical significance of pieces, his mini-lectures were never irrelevant nor inappropriate. For example, he commented on how in waltzes, the rhythm on the left hand would need to emulate how a Romantic era string section would play it. For anyone who is serious about how or why pieces of music are meant to be played in a certain way, John is great about contextualizing pieces to make them sound great.

Most importantly, he made practicing piano something that was both enjoyable and challenging, which is difficult to find in a teacher. I owe a great deal of my musicianship to John and he met my expectations of learning the piano. Thank you!
Kenny
John is really great. He takes the time to understand what your goals are and teaches according to your needs. He is patient and provides constructive comments.
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Chris C.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Jazz Piano Performance from McGill University
  • Teaching since 2011
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Chris C.

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My approach to teaching involves developing a comprehensive understanding of what one is doing while playing, rather than just learning a couple of songs, or relying solely on your muscle memory, you will be able to explain what you are doing from a theoretical standpoint.

Without getting too heavy with the use of technical terms, I will teach you to see the underlying threads that apply to all styles of music and encourage you to begin making these types of connections yourself.
This is an important skill to develop early so that as you progress you can begin to teach yourself develop your own unique stylistic approaches to music!

After studying at Laguardia High school for the Performing Arts, I attended McGill University in Montreal where I earned my Bachelor's degree in Jazz Piano Performance.

If you study with me you will be able to expand your knowledge of:
-Music Theory
-Harmony
-Piano technique
-Ear Training
-Sight Reading
-Composition
-Improvisation

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About Chris

Born and raised in downtown Manhattan, I have studied music for over 15 years now. When I was about 8 years old I started studying classical piano, and to be perfectly honest, it was like pulling teeth to get me to play. The repetitious nature of learning classical etude after etude wore down upon

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Gil
Chris is an excellent teacher and a great guy. He’s really attentive and makes sure to tailor each lesson to the needs of the student. Would highly recommend!
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Chris is excellent
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Barbara D.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts Biblical Studies from Missionary Chapel and Seminary
  • Teaching since 2002
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Barbara D.

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I teach Exciting Piano and Music Theory Courses. I have a unique graded program FOR PRIVATE STUDENTS complete with National Testing and I specialize in toddlers, preschoolers, elementary and teen ages as well as adults of all ages. I have courses in traditional, popular, classical, Gospel, Contemporary Christian, Hymns, Church and/or Inspirational lessons as well. In addition, my Music Theory only course is available for all music students. NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED!

**If you are enrolling for a **FAMILY OR GROUP**, see my special rates under **Music Performance!**

About Barbara

I have been teaching for many years and would love to take you on a fun, flexible and step by step journey to attain your goals in Piano, Organ, Voice, Reading and Phonics, Math or Typing in a group or private class format. I hold a Bachelor's Degree and have been active in voice, piano, organ, p

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Fantashia
First lesson was great! Can’t wait for more.
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Thurman W.
Barbara was patient, friendly, and appeared to be very interested in helping me achieve my desire, particularly at this late stage in my life (I am 85). I was very pleased with the first lesson.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Amawalk, NY

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Amawalk is $72. 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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"Sarabeth was great with my 9 year old daughter! She kept her attention the entire time and really was engaged. I highly recommend her as an instructor."
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Took Piano lessons from Sarabeth B.
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"Very good first lesson for my daughter. Ms. Jean is great at making a student comfortable."
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Took Piano lessons from Jean B.
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"Josh has been teaching our two kids piano, mixture of classical and popular, for about four years now. At this point one of our kids is 13 and the other 11. He's a wonderful, inspiring, enthusiastic and all round excellent piano teacher. Our kids are very different, and the younger one, our daughter, is slower to catch on. Josh is incredibly patient, and keeps her engaged. In the case of our son, he mixes classical with popular, and picks up on songs my son enjoys, to keep the lessons interesting. Josh typically would come to our home to teach two back-to-back lessons. More recently he has gone remote/online. In either setting he's just spectacular. We recommend him highly . . . and have recommended him to friends all of whom feel similarly about him as we do. He's also a really nice guy, and a pleasure to have in the house. He's also helped us with entertainment at a family function. Get in touch with Josh, you won't be sorry."
Jonathan
Took Piano lessons from Joshua F.
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"I chose Sally to teach my granddaughter the fundamentals of piano playing and she's done a amazing job . I have to commend Ms. Sally on her knowledge and patience on her teaching ability. I would highly recommend Ms.Sally to any of my friends and or relatives"
Remy
Took Piano lessons from Sally S.
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"Laurel is an amazing engaging person and super talented. She clicked with our daughter and myself immediately!!! We highly recommended such a talented person in our home and look forward to our child learning very much from her."
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Took Piano lessons from Laurel S.
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"Our son has been taking piano lessons with Kristin for one year. We are very pleased with his progress! Kristen is warm, friendly and very encouraging! She teaches the kids on their level. Her schedule is very flexible and she easily accommodates us when we need to reschedule. We would highly recommend Kristin for anyone who wants to learn piano! =)"
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Took Piano lessons from Kristin A.
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"Perfect pace and clear instruction."
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"Zach is an amazing teacher for my daughter who is 7 and my son who is 10. He caters the lessons to each of their abilities each week. They are always excited to show him how well they are getting each week with practice. I highly recommend Zacch."
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"Edward has been great with
My daughter who is 6 years old. He is very patient with explaining the lesson and also with answering any questions that either of us have. I look forward to booking more lessons with Edward"
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Took Piano lessons from Edward E.
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