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Lenna P.
Brooklyn, New York
Play Like a Virtuoso with Top Advice from a Classical Pianist
Piano is such a wonderful instrument! It can be a key to a deep understanding of harmony and music theory. It is also really fun! Students who study with me can expect a warm, student-centered learning environment in which we learn how to comfortably navigate the keyboard in order to create beautiful, subtle expressions of human emotion. I have recently passed my Suzuki book 1-4 audition and prefer to teach using that methodology.
About Lenna P.

Hello musicians! My name is Lenna and I am pleased to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2011 and have loved helping my students improve their tone, learn better sight reading skills, and become more relaxed in performance. I have toured the world as a singer songwriter and before that I studied chamber music for four years under the world famous Chiara Quartet. My favorite books about classical music are 'The Art of Practicing' and 'Just Play Naturally'. I'm a kind and patient person and my teaching style is focused on comfort and emotional vibrancy in performance. I look forward to guiding you through some wonderful musical experiences. I have just been double vaccinated in late march and I look forward to teaching in person more often this spring.

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Teaches Beginner, Intermediate

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Teaching since 2012

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Master of Arts in Music Education

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Teaches ages 3+

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Speaks French

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Lenna P.
Brooklyn, New York
Play Like a Virtuoso with Top Advice from a Classical Pianist
Piano is such a wonderful instrument! It can be a key to a deep understanding of harmony and music theory. It is also really fun! Students who study with me can expect a warm, student-centered learning environment in which we learn how to comfortably navigate the keyboard in order to create beautiful, subtle expressions of human emotion. I have recently passed my Suzuki book 1-4 audition and prefer to teach using that methodology.
About Lenna P.

Hello musicians! My name is Lenna and I am pleased to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2011 and have loved helping my students improve their tone, learn better sight reading skills, and become more relaxed in performance. I have toured the world as a singer songwriter and before that I studied chamber music for four years under the world famous Chiara Quartet. My favorite books about classical music are 'The Art of Practicing' and 'Just Play Naturally'. I'm a kind and patient person and my teaching style is focused on comfort and emotional vibrancy in performance. I look forward to guiding you through some wonderful musical experiences. I have just been double vaccinated in late march and I look forward to teaching in person more often this spring.

Levels taught

Teaches Beginner, Intermediate

Teaching since

Teaching since 2012

Education

Master of Arts in Music Education

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 3+

Speaks

Speaks French

Speaks

Has background check

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Lenna is an extraordinary, highly knowledgable teacher. She has been warm, kind, incredibly patient, and supremely helpful in my musical journey. Anyone would be lucky to study with her. I could not ask for a better music tutor.

Posted Jan 11, 2022
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My son just had his first piano lesson w/ Lenna. She seemed very patient and conscientious. We’re looking forward to our 2nd lesson next week!

Posted Oct 10, 2021
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Awesome coaching on what I was doing wrong. Lenna showing me how to hold my hand correctly makes it so much easier to find my notes.

Posted Sep 10, 2021
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Cellist
Jan 2016 - Present
Park Quartet
This year I have had the honor of playing cello in The Park Quartet, the quartet in residence at The Park Church Co-op in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Session Musician
Jan 2011 - Present
Various Studios
I get a lot of work doing recording sessions with Indie Musicians such as Bird Courage, Steve Nelson, Silverteeth, Julia Reade, Tica Douglass, and Ember Schrag.
Master of Arts in Music Education
Jul 2019
Columbia University--Teacher's College
Suzuki Teacher Training Book 1
Jun 2017
Ithaca College
BA in Psychology with minor in Chamber Music
Sep 2003 - Jun 2008
UNL
French
Professional Proficiency
MA in Music Education
Apr 2021
Columbia University Teachers College
I am so pleased to announce I have completed my Master of Arts in Music Education from Columbia University Teachers College! What an honor it has been to learn from some of the most accomplished scholars in the world. I look forward to putting this knowledge to work.
Quartet in Residence
May 2016
Park Church Coop
2008 runner up for "Play with the Chiara's" Competition
Feb 2008
World Renowned Chiara String Quartet
Suzuki Association of the Americas
Jun 2017
The Suzuki Association of the Americas (SAA) is a coalition of teachers, parents, educators, and others who are interested in making music education available to all children. The SAA provides programs and services to members throughout North and South America.

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