- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- August 2005
Greetings! My name is Aaron, and I am a piano teacher in the Northern Virginia area. I teach to students of all ages from preschool to adult, and I am particularly good with five and six year old beginners. My lessons focus on developing a positive attitude towards learning and efficient practicing techniques. I am a well-versed performer in a broad range of styles, and I enjoy teaching to my students' stylistic interests. I have a BA in Music Composition from James Madison University, and I compliment my lessons with listening examples and music theory.
*BA in Music Composition/Minor in Jazz Studies at James Madison University
*Omega Recording Studios' School of Recording Arts and Sciences
*Great with young children
*Professional experience includes performances at the Kennedy Center, 930club, Black Cat, The Knitting Factory, The Charlie Byrd Jazz Festival, The Avalon, The Independent, and many many more.
*** Lesson Details ***
I am an engaging teacher who understands the value of fun in a music lesson. My lessons include games, listening examples, and material that the student enjoys learning. As far as curriculum goes, one size DOES NOT fit all! With a wealth of methods and materials, I take the crucial step to find music that makes you want to practice.
*** Travel Equipment ***
*Lesson materials included
*** Specialties ***
*Classical, Jazz, and Popular styles.
Completed the Comprehensive Recording Industry Program at the top of the class with a 94% grade average. Studies include advanced signal processing , copyright practices, asset management, analog and digital recording technologies, electrical engineering, and audio engineering.Show More