Barbara Weiss

Barbara W.

Lake Worth, FL

About Barbara W.

Background check: Last verified 06/18/2016
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Barbara teaches: Females 5 and up
Males 5 to 12
Special needs
Teaching since: 1990
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My background as a Kindergarten teacher, and classically trained pianist with the Toronto Conservatory of Music, qualifies me to teach students of all ages, especially ages 4 through 10. I use various piano methods - Faber, Bastien, Alfred to name a few - based on the personality, interest and ability of the student.

I am the director of the Lake Worth Ukulele Ensemble and provide private ukulele lessons to beginner and intermediate levels.

Many references are available upon request.


Music Educator & Piano Teacher

Jan 1990 - Present
Private Studio

Private instruction at the student's home. Concentration on music theory & technique.


Ukulele Workshops

Jan 2012 - Present
Various Instructors

Classical Piano

Jan 1948 - Dec 1960
Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto, Canada
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13 Reviews on Barbara W.

Ann Sep 15, 2016
Ukulele · In studio
Barbara is patient, fun and extremely knowledgeable. Whether it's a group or one-on-one she makes learning a pleasure.
Barbara Jun 25, 2016
Ukulele · In studio
Barbara Weiss is a wonderful teacher. Each session Barbara is prepared to challenge me and make me a better ukulele player. She brings joy to learning. Barbara has the ability to make music theory understandable. I love our time together!
Leslie Jun 20, 2016
Ukulele · In home
I had been playing the uke for a few years before I started working with Barbara. I was a "chord memorizer" who lacked theory. Barbara is patient, listens, is extremely knowledgeable and explains and demonstrates in a way that even I can understand. She has made a huge difference in my playing ability and in my understanding of music.
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Richard Jun 20, 2016
Classical Piano · In home
Barbara has worked with our daughter since she was five. She did a wonderful job in building my daughter's music knowledge and skill with playing the piano.
I appreciate that she took extra time to work with our younger daughter as well. Barbara put together some wonderful recitals for the kids she taught and it was always enjoyable and light hearted.
Far from the lengthy and, frankly, boring recitals that I have been subjected, I looked forward to the recitals that Barbara planned.
Bev Jun 20, 2016
Scrapbooking · In studio
Barbara has a wealth of knowledge not to mention a wealth supplies such as papers, pens, markers, pencils, stickers, a variety of decorative scissors etc. She is a patient teacher who makes learning fun. I recommend her highly!
Ted Jun 20, 2016
Music Theory · In studio
Barb is the BEST music teacher that I have had the privilege to have studied under. In addition to being very knowledgeable, she is also patient and kind. Her easy-going, friendly approach completely washes away any uncertainty or fear at your first meeting. She is able to express complex musical concepts is simple, easy-to-understand chunks, giving you a satisfying sense of accomplishment. I cannot recommend her highly enough!
Marisa and Eddy Jun 18, 2016
Piano · In home
Ms. Barabara has been providing our daughter 5 years of piano lessons at our home. She is compassionate, patient, talented and excellent with children. We absolutely adore her and she has become part of our family!
Yvonne Jun 18, 2016
Ukulele · In studio
Barbara is a gifted musician and a dedicated teacher. Her devotion to the craft is evident in her enthusiasm and passion for sharing the joy of music. I am grateful for some special times making music with her!
Chris Jun 18, 2016
Piano · In home
Both of our sons took piano lessons from Ms. Barbara for years. She makes the piano interesting and fun, while also conveying the importance of practice and discipline. She brings not only many years of knowledge of music and teaching experience, but an energetic temperament and ability to work with young people across different ages and skill levels. Highly recommended!
Paul Jun 18, 2016
Ukulele · In studio
Passionate, patient, encouraging and very knowledgeable about music theory. Always a lot of fun!
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