- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- September 2010
I train in traditional method utilizing Faber and Thompson Books. I will travel to student's homes or students may take lessons in my home studio, where they will receive instruction on a Kawai baby grand piano.
Rates for lessons in my home studio are $35/hr, $20/half hr. Commuting rate is $40/hr, $25/half hr.
I have been teaching students from age four to adult for over 20 years. Settings have included private home instruction, after-school programs, and standard school music classes. References are available upon request.
*** Studio Equipment ***
Kawai baby grand piano. Casio Privia PX S5. Protools M-Audio Record Studio. Music stands. Ibanez acoustic guitar. Extensive music library.
*** Specialties ***
Classically trained in piano, I also studied voice in the Miami Boys Choir and through High School and college, and have worked as a musician at Julliard, Miami City Ballet, in addition to doing Broadway shows and touring the Americas. I am also a songwriter with songs in film and TV, an accomplished (and published) poet.
Our primary function is to establish definite goals and awards--in noncompetitive auditions--for students of all levels, from the earliest beginner to the gifted prodigy.
John was my daughters piano teacher for about 2 year. Two remarkable years. My whole family has been inspired by his teaching so much that my 21 years old son also asked him for piano lesson. John has been the best piano teacher we could ever have...we feel blessed and forever changed. My kids love for music we owe to him. Thank you John!+ Read More
John gave my niece Cristel 1 year lesson class; and I had the privilege to see him teach and guide my nice to the beautiful process of music. I attended one of the most amazing presentations, and his touch, his perseverence for children to learn and that magic moment that was my niece recital was a touching moment in my life. I cannot thank him so much for that precious gift. I recommend him anytime, you'll be amazed how true to his taks he is.+ Read More