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Adam K.

29 Reviews
Philadelphia, PA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks English, Hebrew
  • Teaches students 7 to 95
  • Master Of Clinical Psychology from Chestnut Hill College
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Adam K.

29 Reviews
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Private Classical Piano Teacher

Learn to play the beautiful and timeless Classical pieces from Bach, Beethoven, Pachelbel, Chopin, and others.

Learn the basics from the new revolutionary note-reading method by Jon Schmidt (from the YT band the Piano Guys), and how to teach yourself! Knowing how to separate the two hands and fuse them together using block chords, arpeggios, scales, and chord changes.

Method books include:

67 Fun Songs by Jon Schmidt
Alfred's Basic Adult All-in-One Piano Course
Children's Songs for Easy Piano by Hal Leonard

About Adam

Learn to play your favorite songs, sing while playing, or even write your own songs! I have been passionate about music all of my life. I have been teaching guitar and piano for 10 years. I'm a doctoral student at Chestnut Hill College pursuing a degree in clinical psychology with plans to become

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Ted S.
Good first lesson.
Veronica T.
Adam is a wonderful guitar instructor. He is very knowledgable and he is always calm, patient and very encouraging. He taught me a lot of ways to practice and enjoy music. Thank you Adam! I would highly recommend!
Kristin
I took acoustic guitar lessons with Adam and he was a wonderful teacher. I had little knowledge of the guitar and felt I developed my skills quickly. Adam was patient, nice and came up with fun exercises and song selections. Would highly recommend Adam as a teacher!
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Kevin L.

4 Reviews
Richboro, PA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Kevin L.

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Private Classical Piano Teacher

My music background:
- began training as a classical pianist in Asia at the age of 7
- certified as L.R.S.M. of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music in 1989
- received superior-plus rating in National Piano Playing Auditions (collegiate classification)
- 16-year teaching experience in U.S.
- Performance videos on new YouTube channel are available.

Provide progressive training on finger techniques, fingering, pedaling, expression, music theory, sight reading, ear training;
Prepare for special assignments (accompaniment, play and sing, using music notation software, performance or enter National Piano Guild Auditions / ABRSM Exams etc.)
Fluent in English and Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese);
All ages and levels accepted.

About Kevin

Hello! I'm not sure why I picked this profile picture of me, but I can promise I won't conduct your piano lesson in suit and tie - we will strike a balance between an audition atmosphere and just having fun based on our goal. I love playing the piano. I hope you will be convinced of this statemen

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Joey Gurrentz
Kevin is very a knowledgeable and patient instructor. It is pleasant working with him and I have learned a lot in just a few lessons. Would recommend.
Swaroopa J.
Kevin is knowledgeable, thorough and patient. He has adapted his teaching to mine and my daughter's interests. Appreciate the dedication. We will be continuing with him for our Piano learning journey
Nahju
I was at beginner level with several piano teachers before being taught by Kevin. Kevin took me from beginner to advanced in a few years. I was taught about the composers I was playing and even played my first recital under Kevin. I would recommend Kevin to anyone!
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Rosalind H.

21 Reviews
Downingtown, PA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, I can sing in Italian, German or French.
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Rosalind H.

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Private Classical Piano Teacher

Technical practice, and sightreading in addition to learning about classical composers and styles

About Rosalind

Hello! My name is Rosalind and I believing in teaching music lessons that go the extra mile. Students and parents can expect excellence in customer service that goes beyond their weekly lessons. How are lessons with me different? -Convenient Locations in Downingtown, Coatesville, West Ches

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Linda A.
I had a great experience! Loved every minute of it. Rosalind in easy to work with and made me feel at ease right from the beginning!
loved it and looking forward to the next lesson
Linda
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Rosalind was very knowledgeable and explained things clearly. She made it easy to understand.
Sarah P.
Rosalind quickly pinpointed problem areas and gave excellent instruction on how to work to improve by giving great explanations of what was happening with the voice and why. Highly recommend.
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Lucian W.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Performance and Arranging from Berklee College Of Music
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lucian W.

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Private Classical Piano Teacher

- naming notes on the keyboard
- basic finger coordination with both hands
- reading music notation in bass and treble clef
- repertoire

About Lucian

Lucian W is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music in Boston and former faculty member of the Hartford Conservatory. His vocal studies have been with Jacqueline Jarrett and David Baker in Connecticut, Jane Ellison at Loyola University in Montreal, noted operatic tenor Carmine Gagliardi in New York

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Andre
With his strong musical background and experience he was able to clearly formulate a plan for me and deliver it at a comfortable yet just challenging enough pace. My initial goals were quickly reached and now it's onto new ones.
Andrew R.
Beverly J.
Excellent lesson. Anticipating the next!
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Angela H.

72 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from Lindenwood University
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Angela H.

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I started playing piano at age seven when my mother enrolled me in lessons. I have been playing ever since, and I absolutely love it. I began teaching private piano lessons in 2003, and have taught many thousands of lessons since that time. I have experience accompanying choirs, instrumentalists, and vocalists, as well as playing as a soloist in various piano competitions and recitals.

In my piano lessons I use the Faber's fabulous Piano Adventures series. In my opinion, they are the best books on the market, emphasizing reading by intervals as opposed to memorizing note names. This method minimizes student frustration while also decreasing the amount of time it takes a student to read a new song. Piano Adventures also focuses on developing sight reading and ear training skills, something most developing musicians don't study until college-level music courses.

I prefer to introduce students to the great composers as early as possible, starting with short etudes and then ...

About Angela

Hi! My name is Angela, and I teach private piano, voice, and music theory. I've been teaching music for most of my life at this point, and have taught many ages (3 to 93) and ability levels. My favorite, though, is watching long-term students grow and mature as musicians over the course of several y

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Ginevra
Angela is amazing! After one lesson with my 7 year old, my kid is already excited about playing the piano again!
Lynn K.
Great first lesson. Eased my fear as an older student that has never played an instrument. She has a nice approach based on my goals. Looking forward to learning more!
Beth
She is a great teacher with a lot of patience for this woman who always wanted to learn how to sing! I'm sure it isn't easy teaching online because of this time in our life, but she makes it fun!
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Christine H.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering
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Christine H.

7 Reviews
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I provide private piano lessons customized to each student's skill, pace, and learning style. An age appropriate curriculum is chosen to maximize both learning and enjoyment. Students of all ages and abilities are welcome. During lessons, students will learn proper playing techniques, artistic expression, and music theory while mastering songs from classical, folk, jazz, and pop genres. If you're interested, please send me a message!

About Christine

I have been teaching the piano since 2010 after graduating from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering. My goal as a teacher is to provide students with the tools they need to succeed in their own musical journey, whether they pursue the piano for the rest of th

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Linda L.
Christine was very patient & easy to work with.
She's willing to adapt the lessons to your interest & level.
Zen S.
My son who is 11 says he really enjoys Christine. He is motivated and she works well with his interest and his level of abilities. He needs to be pushed to do better and she is figuring it out. Much appreciated.
Ron H.
Christine is a fantastic piano teacher! She made me feel comfortable and at ease with what was my first ever exposure to the piano. I didn't feel nervous or anxious. She gave me a good explanation of the basics and clearly communicated what I needed to know so I could perform the required actions. She gave me excellent feedback, correction, and encouragement. I'm very pleased to have her as my piano instructor!

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The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in Philadelphia is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $59 and $65 per hour.
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"Ryan is very musically focused and knows a wide variety of piano literature. He helped me a lot with technique as well."
Antonio B
Took Classical Piano lessons from JunZhao(Ryan) D.
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"Kelvin is excellent."
Patricia
Took Classical Piano lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Elise is a phenomenal teacher. She always finds ways to get the kids excited about music while still instilling the fundamentals of the instrument. Definitely a great find of a teacher here."
Shawn
Took Classical Piano lessons from Elise W.
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"I have been studying with Maria for two months and she is the best piano teacher I have ever had. I played piano very seriously as a child, with excellent instruction using the technique of Josef and Rosina Lhevinne. As an adult, I did not play for several decades, so I am returning to piano as an older adult student. In the two months we have worked together, I have made tremendous progress.

The technique Maria teaches emphasizes using the weight of the body to produce sound while keeping the hands and arms relaxed and fluid, which not only produces a most beautiful and expressive tone, but protects the body from injury. Although similar to the Lhevinne technique, Maria’s technique takes it to higher level. Many piano teachers do not teach a technique but, in my opinion, solid technique is critical for an advanced student and best learned from the beginning.

Maria is patient and detail oriented and teaches all aspects piano with mastery. I highly recommend her."
Gini
Took Classical Piano lessons from Maria P.
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"I've had two piano teachers in the past, but Yihan approaches things very uniquely that make things easy to memorize and learn.
She constantly encourages you and makes you feel relaxed. A very great teacher and worth every dollar."
Sang Joon
Took Classical Piano lessons from Yihan Z.
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"Amber is a very good teacher, very patient!"
YIREN
Took Classical Piano lessons from Amber C.
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"Katarina is a great piano teacher. She is very nice, patient, young, beautiful and talented yet very mature and understanding. Flexible schedule, easy and fun to work with. I had my beginning piano lesson for Adults with her for about 6 months, due to family emergency i had to stop my lessons for couple of months now. I will definitely come back to her and recommende her to anyone who wants to learn piano."
Fiona
Took Classical Piano lessons from Katarina B.
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"I love learning piano with Kimberly and I always look forward to her lessons. I thought piano would be really hard but she explains things really easily and I always feel I can ask any question and get an easily explained answer. Would reccomend her to anyone who is looking to learn piano and get a fun teacher."
Sariah
Took Classical Piano lessons from Kimberley E.
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"Semyon is great! He really knows the music and teaches it very well. If you are considering piano lessons, I highly recommend him."
Andrew
Took Classical Piano lessons from Semyon R.
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"Amazing and very professional piano teacher. My daughter loves piano lessons with Nelli."
Rima
Took Classical Piano lessons from Nelli M.
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