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Matt B.
Etowah, North Carolina
Start playing beautiful classical pieces on your piano with ease.
I can help you play by ear, as well as read music. Really, they both help each other out. Typically lessons start with a warm-up or exercise, which usually relates to a concept in the songs or pieces we study in the lesson. Lessons can vary based on student goals and approach. For example, an advanced classical lesson might target specific spots in larger pieces, while a jazz/pop lesson might deal with hand positioning for chords and ear training. In a beginning lesson, we focus on either finding patterns on the piano that are used in most chord progressions or melodies, or music literacy, depending on the student's preference.
About Matt B.

I am a professional singer who has proficiencies in piano, organ, choral directing, musical analysis, and ear training/playing by ear. I currently teach college non-majors, and specialize in teaching adult beginning students.

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Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since

Teaching since 2007

Education

Master of Music

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Teaches ages 8+

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Speaks English

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Matt B.
Etowah, North Carolina
Start playing beautiful classical pieces on your piano with ease.
I can help you play by ear, as well as read music. Really, they both help each other out. Typically lessons start with a warm-up or exercise, which usually relates to a concept in the songs or pieces we study in the lesson. Lessons can vary based on student goals and approach. For example, an advanced classical lesson might target specific spots in larger pieces, while a jazz/pop lesson might deal with hand positioning for chords and ear training. In a beginning lesson, we focus on either finding patterns on the piano that are used in most chord progressions or melodies, or music literacy, depending on the student's preference.
About Matt B.

I am a professional singer who has proficiencies in piano, organ, choral directing, musical analysis, and ear training/playing by ear. I currently teach college non-majors, and specialize in teaching adult beginning students.

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since

Teaching since 2007

Education

Master of Music

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 8+

Speaks

Speaks English

Speaks

Has background check

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Was very nice, thank you

Posted Dec 8, 2019
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Very friendly and knowledgeable of his subjects. He is a total professional.

Posted Oct 28, 2019
Teacher's Studio

Just starting lessons with Matt, but he seems very to have great knowledge about how to teach students to grow in their vocal skills. He is very enthusiastic and positive, but honest in his assessment of skills which is important to vocalists who truly WANT to improve their skills. The initial lesson experiences have been really beneficial. Looking forward to continuing lessons with Matt!

Posted Dec 4, 2018
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Instructor details
Piano
Teacher's Studio
Teacher's Studio
SEE MAP
Brickyard Road, Etowah, NC
Teacher's Studio
Teacher's Studio
SEE MAP
Old Hwy
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$35
60 minutes
$70
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30