Morgan McPherson
Greensboro, NC
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Morgan McPherson

Morgan M.

Greensboro, NC
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I tutor students in basic beginner level Music Theory up to Theory Level 5 (in college course work).

About Morgan M.

Hi! My name is Morgan. I am an experienced piano teacher and my favorite genres are classical and pop/rock or alternative/rock. My lessons are customized for each student's goals, so I can help you if you want to play Beethoven, Bach, or Chopin, play in a rock band, or just have fun! I teach piano and keyboard, drums, and songwriting.

I have been teaching piano and drums for over 15 years and during that time, I have taught a wide variety of ages and abilities from 5 years old to 91 years old. I believe it's never too late to enjoy learning music and experience the many benefits of music education.

As a classical piano student, beginning lessons myself at age 5, I went on to receive my Bachelor of Arts Degree in 2007 from UNCG in piano. My education plus 30 years of playing and performing has provided me with the knowledge and experience to instruct regarding correct technique, music theory, and interpretation that will make you or your child stand out from the crowd.

Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter with over 60 published songs mostly in the pop/rock genre. My unique experience with both classical and alternative/pop/rock genres enables me to be of assistance to more students who are looking to grow and learn their instrument.

'Learning' and 'fun' are two words that can and
do go together. I am here to help you achieve your best." - Morgan

I also have a passion for making crafts in my spare time and I am a really good at knitting and crocheting. So I also offer lessons with these subjects, from beginner to advanced levels.

Knitting and Crocheting Lessons
I have been crocheting since age 5 and starting knitting while I was in college studying music at UNCG. It has been a fun way over the years to relax and also create some beautiful things to wear. I know a wide variety of stitches and techniques and have experience reading and working with complex patterns. I make use of 2 cameras during my lessons so that you can more easily see the techniques I am demonstrating. Feel free to message me with any questions you have about any of the lessons I offer!

Reviews

Write a Review
5.0
6 Reviews
5
100%
4
0%
3
0%
2
0%
1
0%
DavidH1

Morgan has done a great job and has provided helpful feedback for me and let me know of things I need to work on befor the next lesson. she is also very patient, personable and easy with which to work.

Posted Mar 29, 2012
BriandaR

great teacher

Posted Feb 17, 2012
RODERICG

alot of fun

Morgan is excellent. She is very patient and very professional. She has gotten back to me right away when I had some scheduling questions.

Posted Feb 5, 2011
CarlaS1

piano lessons

Cawyn is really enjoying her piano lessons with Morgan. She is learning really well.

Posted Dec 29, 2010
MichaelE

Wonderful

Morgan is truly a wonderful teacher. Her knowledge of and creativity in songwriting is demonstrated by her fantastic compositions on hre latest CD. She always comes prepared, provides clear instructions, offers helpful comments, and is very encouraging. I am grateful to have found her as a teacher!

Posted Sep 14, 2009
AnthonyC

Dr.

Outstanding, excellent, and really great with the kids. I could go on and on but the bottom line is Morgan is tremendous teacher and the kids just adore her and most importantly, because of her teaching elegance, have really learned to love music. Could not be happier!

Posted Aug 2, 2009

Photos & Videos

3 Photos & Videos

Experience

Piano Instructor
Aug 2005 - Present

self-employed

I began teaching professionally while studying to earn my Bachelor of Arts Degree from UNC-Greensboro's School of Music. I have been fortunate to work with many students over the years, all of whom have enriched my life.

Piano, Drum, and Vocal Instructor
Jul 2019 - Feb 2020

Guitar Center Lessons

I taught at Guitar Center in Greensboro and later became the Lessons Manager over the Lessons Program. I enjoyed my brief time there very much, but left when I found out I was pregnant with my first child.

Piano, Drum, and Vocal Instructor
Jul 2018 - Jun 2019

Highland North Music

I worked at a local performance based music school that specialized in teaching rock music.

Piano, Drum, and Vocal Instructor
Aug 2011 - Jun 2015

Take Lessons

I was previously a teacher with TakeLessons. I enjoyed it so much, I wanted to come back.

Education

BA in Music, Piano
Aug 2003 - Dec 2007

University of North Carolina at Greensboro School of Music

Languages

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Superior ratings at NCMTA Piano Competition
Jul 2000

NCMTA

Let Our Student Counselors Help You

We can match you with the perfect teacher and take care of all your scheduling needs.
Reserve Your Spot
Music Theory
change subject
  • {{ subject.value }}
{{ (view.locations.length > 1) ? 'Select a ' : '' }} Lesson Location
Other lesson locations may be too far away. show all
Morgan's Availability
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fri
Sa
Su
Mornings
{{ time }}
Afternoons
{{ time }}
Evenings
{{ time }}
Time Zone:
Morgan's {{ (view.location && view.location.isStudio) ? 'Studio' : '' }} {{ (view.location && view.location.isTravel) ? 'In-Home' : '' }} {{ (view.location && view.location.isOnline) ? 'Online' : '' }} Lesson Pricing
{{ rate.duration }} minutes
{{ rate.locale_rate }}
{{ view.loadingText }}
100% Satisfaction Guarantee

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Try the first lesson and if you’re not satisfied we'll refund any unused lessons.

Recently Viewed