- Teaches students:
- Ages 12+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- September 2008
Would you like to learn how to play piano? I can help you! Whether you're just starting out, or have been playing for years, I am able to guide you to the next level.
I love music and I enjoy teaching. I work in New York as a professional musician, playing in two bands, recording sessions and writing for myself and others. Feel free to message me :-)
I look forward to meeting you!
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What can I say? He's a terrific piano instructor. He has a great way of explaining things in a way that I understand, and doesn't care if I have trouble sometimes, or when I haven't been able to practice much.
Floris is the best! I took lessons with him because I wanted to learn to some specific songs, and he helped me so much I can now learn almost any song by ear. He's really good at explaining complex concepts in a simple way. I have recommended him to a dear friend of mine and can honestly say he's great teacher.+ Read More
Floris and I have been doing lessons together for 6 months. In that time I have learned a lot. I am really happy with my progress and can only imagine what I'll be able to play in another 6months, a year or even further down the road.
I can definitely recommend Floris as a teacher!
Really great teacher! Very professional and always ready to help me understand.
Floris is a great piano teacher. I had taken lessons before, but always wanted to learn to play the blues. From the first lesson with Floris I started playing the blues, I didn't know what kind of world would open up to me! He's very patient, which is exactly what I need in a teacher. As well, he completely sold me on online lessons, it's so convenient! I can definitely recommend him as a teacher.+ Read More
I started piano lessons with Floris 6 months ago. He's been really great at helping what I want to learn, which is jazz music. I've always wanted to play like Wynton Kelly, and now I'm definitely on my way. He's super flexible to work with too.+ Read More
I've been taking lessons with Floris for two years. We usually meet once a week, but when I am not available he's really flexible about moving our lesson to another time or skipping a week without charge.
I have learned so much from my lessons. I started as a total beginner and now I can comfortably read music and play chords. The thing I love most about Floris's lessons is that he really shows me how to learn on my own. For example, I wanted to learn a particular Adele song, and in stead of looking up the sheet music for it, he taught me how to learn it completely by ear. And now I have the tools to learn many more songs by ear!
Floris is a really great teacher. He can explain musical concepts really well and is always very patient with me. He also understands that I have a crazy work schedule and accommodates me accordingly.
I never thought I was very talented but wanted to give learning an instrument a shot. I am happy to report that with 2 years of lessons with Floris, I can comfortably say that I have gone from a total beginner to an intermediate level pianist.