A good foundation in music provides the necessary background for success in all styles. My background includes professional experience in classical, church, pop and show music. I prefer to teach skills that are adaptable to many kinds of music.
I taught for more than 40 years and 35 of those years were teaching piano and other music courses at Palm Beach State College in Florida.
Taught Applied Piano and accompanied the Opera Workshop.
Taught Applied Piano and Class Piano. Accompanied vocal and instrumental students. Assistant Conductor of the Nutmeg Summer Playhouse in 1975.
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.
The mission of the Florida Music Educators Association (FMEA) is to promote quality, comprehensive music education for all Florida Students as a part of their complete education.
Founded in 1907, NAfME is among the world’s largest arts education organizations. NAfME advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers.
· Classical Piano · In studio Mr. Jones was not only my Assistant MD/pianist for numerous musical theatre productions, he was an invaluable music consultant for underscoring my dramatic productions in NYC. His extraordinary knowledge of classical repertoire, performance theory and practice, coupled with skillful keyboard technique, make [him] "the" go-to training resource in central FL. Like all great artist/teachers, Robert continues private study and consultation in a desire to never stop growing as as an artist/practitioner—enabling a his students an educational, intellectual, and artful keyboard training for all skill levels.
· Piano · Robert is very thorough and attentive in his teaching.
He is very knowledgeable in music.
· Piano · Bob is the Best