Evan Pilate

Evan P.

Aurora, CO
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Lesson Details

Piano

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate
Every student has unique needs. Any student will succeed if the instruction is tailored to their learning processes. Since every student learns in a different fashion, it is necessary to use both traditional methodology and Suzuki methodology while teaching. Each student is placed in the program and course that best suits their learning needs. I expect my students to attend the lesson every week, complete all assignments, and listen to directions.
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About

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Evan delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2006

Education, Certificates, and Training

Evan was awarded a Bachelor’s Degree in Piano Performance from the University of Denver’s Lamont School of Music in 2011. He studied piano performance with Steven Mayer and David Genova. He is a certified Suzuki Piano Instructor. Mr. P. is a classically trained musician, and provides classical training for his students.

Awards, Certificates, and Professional Memberships

Awarded “Recital of Distinction” by the Lamont School of Music in 2010
Awarded a membership in Pi Kappa Lambda in 2011
Member of Music Teacher’s National Association
Member of Suzuki Association of the Americas

Performance Experience

Performed Rhapsody in Blue with the Aurora Symphony Orchestra in 2010
Two Recitals at the Newman Center in 2010 and 2011

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Experience

Owner
Jun 2007 - Present
Aurora Music Lessons

Aurora Music Lessons was founded in 2011 by music instructor Evan Pilate.

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Piano Performance
Aug 2007 - Jun 2011
Denver University

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Suzuki Piano Unit 4
Jun 2015
Suzuki Association of the Americas

Suzuki Piano Unit 3
Jun 2014
Suzuki Association of the Americas

Suzuki Piano Unit 2
Jun 2013
Suzuki Association of the Americas

Suzuki Piano Unit 1
Jun 2012
Suzuki Association of the Americas

Awards

Recital of Distinction
Jun 2010
Denver University

Affiliations

Suzuki Association of the Americas, Inc.
Jun 2012

The Suzuki Association of the Americas, Inc. is the not-for-profit organization officially licensed to support, guide, and promote Suzuki education in North, Central, and South America. The SAA was founded in 1972 and currently has about 8,000 members.

Music Teachers National Association
Jun 2007

The MTNA was founded in 1876 with the goal of advancing the value of music study and music-making to society while supporting the careers and professionalism of teachers of music. With nearly 22,000 members in 50 states—and more than 500 local affiliates—the MTNA is the preeminent source for music teacher support, where members embody like-minded values and commitment to their students, colleagues and society as a whole, while reaping the rewards of collaboration, continuity and connection throughout the lifetime of their careers.

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Photos & Videos

Student plays The Entertainer
Student plays Short Story
Student plays Field of Daises
Student plays music from Minecraft
Student plays Peppermint Patty from The Peanuts
Evan Pilate plays Bach's Partita in C Minor
Evan Pilate plays Beethoven's Sonata in F Major
Evan Pilate plays Chopin's Barcarolle
Evan Pilate plays Yann Tiersen's La Valse
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5 Reviews

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Nancy Aug 8, 2017
Piano · In studio

Evan is a very good teacher. My son enjoys his lessons and is excited to learn piano.

Dee Huntington Mar 5, 2016
Piano · In home

Evan is devoted to excellence!

Wiktoria Sep 24, 2015
Piano · In studio

Evan Pilate is very professional about teaching music. He presents himself to the student in a professional manner

William Sep 18, 2015
Piano · In studio

His attention to detail is extraordinary and his zeal for self-development is unequaled. His artistry inspires those who hear him pursue the music both as a listener and a musician.

Becki Sep 15, 2015
Piano · In studio

I know firsthand how thorough and well prepared he was for each lesson. Evan is very precise and meticulous about training his students.

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