John Licari

John L.

Poughkeepsie, NY
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Is that piano or keyboard collecting dust? That's why you're here, and that's why I'm here. Come learn how to play the piano.

You will learn how to read music, how to play the piano with proper technique, basic chords, chord progressions.

About John L.

John L has been teaching music in schools since 2011 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, or his home. John L has helped his students in school play the guitar, drums, bass, piano, flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, and percussion.

John has has three degrees - AAS in Music Business (SUNY Orange, 2005), BA in Music (CUNY Hunter, 2009), and MA in Music Education (CUNY Hunter, 2011) - and is currently working on a fourth degree in Music Composition (CUNY Hunter). As an expert in his field, John looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals. John is knowledgeable in a lot of musical genres, and will open your ears up to a world of music.


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Music Copyist
Aug 2014 - Present

Center for Contemporary Opera

Copyist-for-hire on Falling Angel by J. Mark Scearce. Piano/Vocal Score Orchestral Score Part extraction

Music Teacher
Dec 2011 - Present

NYC Department of Education

I teach middle school general music, beginning, and intermediate concert band, modern band, and I assist with the school choir, and string orchestra.

Music Copyist
Jan 2008 - Present

Music Preparation Services

Freelance music copyist using Sibelius and Finale.


MA - Music Composition
Jan 2013 - Present

CUNY Hunter

MA - Music Education
Sep 2009 - Aug 2011

CUNY Hunter

BA - Music
Jan 2007 - Aug 2009

CUNY Hunter

AAS - Music Business
Sep 2001 - Aug 2005

SUNY Orange



Limited Proficiency


Sep 2017

NYC Department of Education

Received tenure.
New York State Teaching Certificate
Aug 2009

New York Department of Education

Certified to teach music in New York state for grades PreK - 12

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