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Dan B.

17 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dan B.

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This is a piano class designed for a small group of students, (two to four). I use the group setting to enhance the learning experience as students can learn from watching what are students are experiencing as well as from their own experience. The group setting is also great for skills learning, rhythm, reading, knowledge and more

About Dan

Dan, a multi faceted musician, composer and educator active in the tri-state area since 1994. Dan's eclectic education, upbringing and fields of interest render him one of the unique voices in the dynamic field of current music education. In an era where old boundaries are breaking and a growing mu

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Dan C.
Dan knows how to do everything! I consider myself an advanced student, and he's able to clearly answer all of my questions and show me examples on the fly! I highly recommend him, especially if you're eager to learn quickly
Susan B.
Dan is an excellent instructor. Although I have played the piano for years, my technical skills and understanding of music theory have improved exponentially through my work with Dan. He is particularly accomplished at using multiple approaches to explain difficult concepts to ensure that I fully understand them. I highly recommend him.
Nicola H.
Have had a few lessons with Dan so far and nothing to complain about. Really this is the type of teacher I'm looking for the whole time as an adult beginner. He knows what he is doing and how to push you to the next level.
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Clint B.

New York, NY
Starting at $36
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Masters of Music from City College
  • Teaching since 2002
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Clint B.

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I am extremely patient and understanding. I will work with you to achieve your musical goals, from mastering a Beethoven Sonata, learning music theory, composing, to playing pop songs.

About clint

I have over eighteen years of experience teaching music, and have an MA in Music Composition. I have had my music performed all over the country and Europe. I currently teach at a music school with an expertise in preparing students for the ABRSM exams. My schedule at the school is completely booked

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Adam C.

9 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
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Adam C.

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I will break down the nuances of learning the piano in a friendly, clear, and articulate manner. We will discuss various concepts of the acoustic guitar in the styles and songs you enjoy most.

About Adam

A graduate of the University of Rochester with a B.A. in Music and Psychology and trained at renowned National Guitar Workshop, Adam is an experienced teacher and performer on the guitar, piano, ukulele, and bass in a variety of styles, including rock, pop, jazz, classical, and folk. Adam loves to s

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Joe Z.
Adam has been an incredible instructor. I've been playing the guitar for 15 years, but haven't improved in a long time, so I decided to go back for lessons. Adam immediately identified some areas to work on to help me meet my goals, and I've already made noticeable improvements after just a few months of working with him. I would highly recommend him, even if you're a more advanced player. There's always more to learn, and Adam has a lot of different perspectives to offer with his vast knowledge of music theory and proficiency with multiple instruments and musical genres.
David
David, 8yo, just started his guitar lessons with Adam and he is extremely happy with what he already knows after only one lesson! We cannot wait for the next one!
Vincent
Adam is awesome! Thank you so much!
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Kathryn O.

8 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1992
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Kathryn O.

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Conservatory trained and vast experience teaching children and beginners. Fun and relaxed setting while nurturing a natural technique

About Kathryn

I am fully vaccinated and teaching in person. Depending on circumstances I am sometimes able to teach in my students' homes anywhere close to a subway line. A and 1 are most accessible. I've enjoyed teaching all levels snd ages for the past 30 years including people with special needs such as aut

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Colm
Kathryn comes with two important strengths. First, she is a working professional, with excellent technique and musicality from real world experience. Secondly, she is patient with students like me who are still figuring it out. Those two things make for a great teacher.
Amanda Testa-Oerth
Kathryn has helped me in my musical journey for a very long time! Over the 15 years I have worked with Kathryn she has been a teacher, life coach, and now musical colleague. Kathryn's teaching style is always warm and very informative. She builds confidence on something I did well, then gives me recommendations on how to improve either a technical skill or with musicality of the piece we are working on. After every lesson, I come out feeling improved and more confident than when I went in. Kathryn has guided me in both classical and musical theater pieces as well as introduced me some very interesting contemporary songs that I have greatly enjoyed. With her guidance and instruction, I have grown into a musician that is confident in my own abilities for preforming and a caring instructor to my own students. I highly recommend studying with Kathryn if you have the chance. It is a fantastic learning experience every class!
CJ
Kathryn is brilliant and exceptional. If I could give her more stars I would. She is an amazing teacher no matter what age or evel you are from beginner to pro.
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Ben R.

11 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Ben R.

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I've taught piano to beginner and intermediate students since 2012. I have a background in classical theory and composition, which always informs my teaching approach. I believe in balancing technical prowess with understanding.

About Ben

Hi, I'm a lifelong musician and educator with 20+ years of experience writing, recording, performing and improvising across multiple instruments and genres. After years of teaching music on the side, I left my day job as a college history professor in 2018 to devote myself full time to building a co

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Andrew
A great present for my wife to learn the ukelele. She annoyingly (jk) brings it out at all gatherings now. Thanks Ben!
Christina
Peng D.
I'm a new learner in guitar, I barely read notes. Ben is very patient on me. The learning process is dense but smooth. Ben let me feel I can achieve my goal in near future. Thanks!
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Alexandra P.

11 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BM Piano Performance from Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam
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Alexandra P.

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As a classically trained pianist, I am familiar with a wide array of repertoire and composers. If you are looking to explore classical music, I can help to develop the technique and stylistic awareness to best perform it.

About Alexandra

Music has always been a very significant part of my life. I began taking piano lessons at age seven and grew up listening to and playing classical music. As I started to grow older, the piano began to become such a large part of my identity and a way for me to express my emotions and creativity. My

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Saleena H.
Alex is an excellent teacher; she zeroes in on my exact needs and has answered all my questions plus her insights and input are very helpful; she's a pleasant person and comfortable to be around. i plan to continue and highly recommend her
Grace G.
My daughter is 7 years old and this was her first lesson. Alex was excellent. So good with kids.
chloe
Alexandra is a great teacher (I'm in my mid-twenties and a beginner). She's encouraging, knowledgable, and very flexible with scheduling.

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The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in New York is $91. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $60 and $184 per hour.
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"Phillip is the right teacher for Ben! We are lucky to get the right one on our very first try!"
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Took Classical Piano lessons from Phillip F.
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"Maestro Fawn is amazing. She inspired my daughter beyond belief and was so knowledgeable and passionate about Music. I am a teacher too, and one day hope my students will feel about me the way my daughter feels about her. Thank you Maestro Fawn! We love our lessons with you!"
Maliksha
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"My weekly lesson with Steve Bruce was one of the highlights of my week! Steve is so patient and really takes the time during each lesson to develop your skills and help you perfect your technique. The passion he has for music is inspiring and it makes learning from him a joy."
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Took Classical Piano lessons from Steven B.
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"My first lesson with Justin went well. I have social anxiety so meeting new people is always a stressful experience for me. I was much more comfortable than expected and learned a lot. I definitely recommend Justin if you are looking for lessons in any of the areas he offers."
Anthony
Took Classical Piano lessons from Justin W.
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"I took piano lessons with Ms.Charlene for 13 years. I started my lessons with her at a very young age when I was in kindergarten. My piano journey with Ms.Charlene is an experience I will treasure forever. She is very kind, nurturing, patient and professional. She taught me musical skills that enabled me to perform confidently at recitals and complete my Advanced level CM piano evaluation. I am proud that I can pick up any piece of music and play with ease. I also volunteer to perform regularly in a hospital for patients. It brings me joy to share music with others and its all thanks to my teacher Ms.Charlene."
Kim
Took Classical Piano lessons from Charlene
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"Maggie is a great piano teacher, highly recommended!"
Annie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Maggie Z.
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"Junling is a very nice and patient teacher, She is very experienced and is definitely the go to teacher that can help you enhance your piano skill level to the next one"
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Took Classical Piano lessons from Junling L.
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"Such a wonderful pianist and a teacher! He is very patient and caring to his students, and tailors lessons to fit the students needs, which I personally found amazing!!! You will not regret taking lessons from Andrzej. I guarantee you!!"
Anna
Took Classical Piano lessons from Andrzej K.
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"Natasha is a wonderful teacher and honestly the best instructor I have ever had. I have bounced around quite a bit to different teachers and dealt with some wrist pain at various points, she was by far the most patient and caring of any of them. She is knowledgeable and understands how to teach proper, healthy technique. She actually wanted me to improve as a student and will do whatever it takes to help her students achieve their goals. I highly recommend Natasha as a piano teacher!"
Jon
Took Classical Piano lessons from Natasha T.
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"Natasha is very passionate about music, and sharing that passion with others through teaching. She is very supportive and will adjust the lesson to your skill level. I look forward to learning more from her!"
Tri
Took Classical Piano lessons from Natasha B.
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