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Emil V.

13 Reviews
Bronx, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emil V.

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Classical music is the foundation for everything else!

I have been teaching piano for over 40 years, full-time for the past 15. Besides the actual repertoire, technique and theory are always included in my lessons because they are essential. Sight reading and ear training are also included in some lessons.

I stress accuracy in playing and attention to details! I also teach my students HOW to practice. Slow, accurate practice is the answer. Practicing takes patience!

Please note: Home lessons must be at a location that I can get to easily with public transportation. I do not have a car.

About Emil

I started to study the piano at the age of seven with Hrant Minassian in my hometown of Island Park, New York. During high school I continued my studies with Jack Chaikin , a graduate of the Juilliard School. I attended Hofstra University where I received a B.A. in Music in 1979. At Hofstra, my pia

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Chuck
I took up the piano as an adult, without having had any experience in it as a child (though I played guitar through college). I tried a few instructors prior to discovering Emil, with whom I have been studying now for over 2 years.

Emil is a wonderful teacher. He is far and away the most accomplished piano player I have studied with, and his knowledge of, and facility for, playing really comes through in his instruction. He is always bringing formal instruction back to the act of performance, and how to make whatever piece you are working on, even the simplest, sound the best that it can be.

Emil isn't afraid to share his own struggles with whatever piece he is currently working on, and pointing out that he faces the same challenges that every practicing player faces.

Emil is personable, knowledgeable, and kind. I can't recommend him highly enough as an instructor.
Travis
A wonderfully skilled teacher with decades of experience, Emil will certainly help take your playing to the next level.
Celia
Emil is very easy to work with and is a fun and inspired teacher. My daughter loves taking lessons from him.

jane l.

Pleasantville, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 16; Female: Not accepting at this time
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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jane l.

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I custom tailor the lessons to meet students needs.I will build a solid foundation of music theory, sight reading,and technique while learning your favorite songs.19 years teaching. Let's get started!

About jane

I am a perform er in bands for 27 years. I hold a B.A. degree in music and Music therapy from Molloy College.Getting Master in music education from Kent state. Playing piano since age 5.

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Yuriy G.

Bayonne, NJ
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Postgraduate Diploma from Royal Academy Of Music (London, UK)
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Yuriy G.

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I employ healthy and efficient practicing and teaching technique through relaxation, gradual learning and individual approach. The lessons may also include theory, analysis, basic of advanced composition and many other aspects depending on the student's needs and abilities. The main goal is that my students are able to get fully engaged in the process of learning and enjoy every minute of it!

About Yuriy

Yuriy Galkin is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning composer and musician. He performed at such major venues and festivals as Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, Pizza Express Jazz Club, Southbank Centre, Vladivostok Jazz Festival, Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Hall, London Jazz Festival, Hull Jaz

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Karen F.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Masters degree in music composition MMus from Royal Academy of Music (London, England)
  • Awarded Turner, Disney, and Lohr prizes (3) in musical composition from Royal Academy of Music (London, England)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Karen F.

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Music has been my passion since starting piano and violin lessons aged 7, and then training for years in performance, composition and theory, culminating in a master's degree from the Royal Academy of Music in London, England. My main concerns for students are enjoyment, developing musicality and technique, and learning to read music well. I teach music from different periods in history, including music being composed today. I work with children aged 5 and up, and adults. All levels of experience, including beginners, are welcome. I have taught in schools and privately in my home studio, where I have an upright acoustic Schulze Pollmann (German/Italian) piano and a Yamaha keyboard with weighted keys. Positive reinforcement is my teaching philosophy, and customer satisfaction my top priority!  Check out my availability and let’s get started!

About Karen

My name is Karen and I'm an experienced piano teacher and composer with a conservatory education. I welcome students aged 5 years and up, and with all levels of experience. I am an enthusiastic, encouraging teacher who will help you achieve your goals as a musician.

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Nathan
As a fellow musician who has played alongside Karen, I can say that her strong understanding of music and musicianship will be a great benefit to her students. Her communication is kind and clear, and she is a considerate teacher, taking time to select pieces so that each student will enjoy making music as they learn. If you're looking for an excellent piano teacher, definitely get in touch!
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Jasmine L.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Masters of Public Policy from UCLA
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Jasmine L.

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My piano students receive individualized instruction that can include sight reading, ear training, technique, theory, and memorization of pieces. They also have the opportunity to participate in recitals two times per year.

About Jasmine

I love to teach and tutor kids and adults of all ages in many different subjects. I pride myself in customizing my lessons to suit each individual's learning style and goals. I try to keep my lessons fun and relaxed while ensuring that we still work hard and learn.

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excellent teacher
Peter R.
She was very easy to work with, to learn from and understand.She helped me alot. I will be using her going forward.
Linda Z.
Jasmine is smart, quick and does excellent work!!! I will definitely use her again!!

Jonathan E.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jonathan E.

6 Reviews
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Online Classical Piano Teacher

Coming from 15+ years' experience learning, interpreting, & performing music; 7+ years recording, & 6+ years teaching, you can expect from me an enjoyable, streamlined lesson to help strengthen your musical understanding & ability to further utilize your love for music. I specialize in classical, jazz fundamentals, rock/pop, recording, composition, & live performance. I'm fairly well versed in many other genres, so I can easily meet your preferences across the board. Cultivate a deeper relationship with your instrument & unlock your potential! :)

About Jonathan

Coming from 15+ years' experience learning, interpreting, & performing music; 7+ years recording, & 6+ years teaching, you can expect from me an enjoyable, streamlined lesson to help strengthen your musical understanding & ability to further utilize your love for music. I specialize in classical, j

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Michelle
My two middle school sons absolutely love Jonathan. He is really good at connecting with them and knows how to teach. He is patient, very knowledgeable, and highly professional. We highly recommend Jonathan for anyone wanting to learn how to play an instrument. My boys love what they have learned so far on their guitars.
Christopher - Nicholas L.
He is really good at teaching my 11 and 12 year old kids... They really like Jonathan,!
Tina S.
My son enjoyed lessons with Jonathan. He is very knowledgable and friendly. I recommend him for lessons.

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Average Cost of Classical Piano Lessons in Long Island City, NY

The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in Long Island City 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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"My son has been taking piano lessons for over 4 years with different instructors and Ms. Bekkar is by far the best instructor that he has had. She is quite thorough in her teaching of classical piano, from playing it, to teaching sight reading to teaching music history. We are very fortunate to have our son studying with her and highly recommend her."
Martha
Took Classical Piano lessons from Natasha B.
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"Fawn has a great way of explaining things that keep the process simple, yet effective. I had two other piano instructors before I started taking lessons from Fawn, and neither were nearly as good. Fawn is the only piano teacher I've had that kept the whole learning process fun. I was able to learn a lot from her in such a short period of time. She makes the process enjoyable and addresses blocks and helps you break through them. Because of her, I'm playing at a super high level now. Every once in awhile I will call her to come in for help on an issue right before a performance. I would definitely recommend contacting her and setting up an appointment!"
Ilonka Adams
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"She is kind and you really want a teacher who helps you Reebecca is the best instructor I've ever had!!"
Jacqi
Took Classical Piano lessons from Rebecca G.
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"Susan is a great match for my level of piano knowledge. She is excited as I am to perfect my desire to execute my ability to play my cherished pieces, to perfection."
Patricia
Took Classical Piano lessons from Susan M.
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"Miss Fawn is my all time favorite teacher! She's very clear about her teaching and is a great teacher to learn from. Although she's strict on learning, she's honestly a teacher where you actually have fun at the same time! She actually makes sure that you understand, and I'm glad she does that. She makes me laugh so much and is so funny! I enjoy her class very much and I want to thank her for making me a great piano player!"
Marcus
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"Fawn adapts her teaching to match the interests and motivations of the student. Having given up in my youth, I have no desire to go through the process again. I just wanted to play beautiful pieces. It's been daunting and slow and you get out of it what you put in, but thanks to Fawn's unerring skill, patience, support, compassion, expertise and sense of humor - I do believe it's happening and in a short amount of time. Great teacher!"
Eric
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"Karen was so nice and welcoming. She made my daughter feel very comfortable and she was very easy going and patient. We truly enjoyed meeting her and my daughter enjoyed her first lesson."
Megan
Took Classical Piano lessons from Karen D.
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"I have been seeing Karen for a couple of years and have to say that of all the instructors I have had, she is the best and most professional. She always has a smile and has always been very flexible with me. She had not minded changing times when issues come up. The recitals are great and she gives students extra assistance with group lessons. When there are events in the community that can help with music skills, she always lets me know. I would highly recommend Karen as your family instructor. The price is reasonable as well."
April
Took Classical Piano lessons from Karen A M.
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"I really had a great time coming over and learning the beginnings of piano with her. It was easy to understand new techniques and I respect her as a musician because she knew what she taught."
Ryan
Took Classical Piano lessons from Katarina B.
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"Yoon Jae took my requests very much to heart and outlined a system of study which would help me get to the next level. He is very thorough, caring and professional. Also very pleasant to talk to. I highly recommend this excellent teacher!"
Saleena
Took Classical Piano lessons from Yoon Jae L.
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