Le'Andra McPhatter

Le'Andra M.

Durham, NC

About Le'Andra M.

Background check: Last verified 02/10/2017
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Le'Andra teaches: Ages 5 and up
Teaching since: May 2010
Last sign in: 2 days ago


Le’Andra McPhatter was born into a clan of musicians, singers, as well as music lovers. Since the age of 3, she has been enthusiastic about music, especially the piano. Growing up as a self-taught pianist, she gained her start in the church and studied theory and musical notation independently. Music has influenced her life so eloquently that she is en-route to her BA in Jazz Studies with a Certification in Teaching (Dec 2017). Along with piano, LeAndra also has experience training vocals and playing clarinet in both middle and high schools. She is a multi-genre performer who takes great joy in instructing people of all ages about the fun, beautiful journey music has to offer. She believes that the most beautiful thing about music is how it allows people to share a piece of their world with complete strangers – creating an intimate, undeniable connection that people will never forget.

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Vocal, Piano Instructor
Jan 2016 - Present

-Instructing kids and adults on key principles for successful technique in their respective instruments in a fun and relaxed environment

-Working with parents on making the most of practice time
-Collaborating to ensure kids stay excited and motivated.
-Aiding in preparation for a variety of community activities for students, including recital prep, audition prep, confidence, ettiquete, and endurance while performing


Jazz Studies
Aug 2013 - Present
North Carolina Central University

Languages Spoken

Limited Proficiency


Music Teachers National Association
Mar 2017

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.

5 Reviews on Le'Andra M.

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Joceline Apr 15, 2017
· Piano · In home
Le'Andra was wonderful for our first visit. She arrived on time and was very professional. She kept the lesson fun and engaging for my 8yo daughter which helped her stay focused for the hour. They were giggling and having fun while also learning! My daughter really enjoyed their time together and is looking forward to her next lesson.
Alan Hamilton Apr 14, 2017
· Piano ·
Le' Andra is a good teacher and a woman of God also wonderful person she gave you the courage that you can do anything as long as you put your mind to it
Susan Apr 6, 2017
· Piano · In studio
Le'Andra is an awesome instructor for my 2 daughters ages 9 & 14 . They are always excited about learning because of her easy natured , calming teaching manner. I look forward to seeing how they will progress over the next few years 👌👍👌👍
Breonna Feb 10, 2017
· Piano · In studio
Le'Andra is an amazing artist, teacher, and composer. The lessons I received have not only made me proficient but made me want to come back to her specifically because she is genuine in her approach to making sure you are well prepared. Her attention to detail and love for teaching is felt even in the introductory session. If you are a person who really wants to learn piano or even lessons with vocals-Le'Andra is the teacher to have! Your investment will reap a great reward at the end of your lessons.
Sharon M. Feb 10, 2017
· Piano · In studio
Le'Andra is one of the best teachers I've come across. She's passionate, professional, caring, and enthusiastic! We've been with her for a year and I'm looking forward to my daughter continuing under her tutorage for many years to come.
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