Svetlana Vickrey

Svetlana V.

Auburn, WA

About Svetlana V.

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Svetlana teaches: Females 6 to 60
Males 6 to 18
Teaching since: September 1986
Last sign in: 6 days ago


I was educated in the former Soviet Union, where I received my classical piano education, and hold the equivalency of a Bachelor's Degree in Music Theory, as well as a Master's Degree in Piano Teaching, and Choral Conducting. I have taught private piano lessons for 29 years -- 18 years in the U.S. I enjoy working with students of all ages, but prefer school age children.

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Piano Teacher
Oct 2015 - Present
Live Music Academy

Piano Teacher
Sep 1986 - Present
Private Lessons

Sep 1992 - Mar 1997
Odessa South Ukrainian Pedagogical University

Sep 1990 - Sep 1992
Art College Choral Conducting Department, Odessa, Ukraine

Music Teacher
Sep 1986 - Sep 1990
Public Schools, Odessa, Ukraine


Master's in Choral Conducting
Sep 1988 - Jun 1992
Odessa Pedagogical Institute, Ukraine
Master's in Piano Teaching
Sep 1988 - Jun 1992
Odessa Pedagogical Institute, Ukraine
Bachelor's in Theory of Music
Sep 1982 - Jun 1986
Molodechno Music College, Belarus

Languages Spoken

Fluent / Native Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Professional Proficiency


Washington Music Teachers Association
Sep 1998

Welcome to the Washington Music Teachers Association (WMTA), a non-profit affiliate of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). Founded in 1934, over the years WMTA has become a prominent association of independent music teachers from the District of Columbia, Northern Virginia and Suburban Maryland in the pursuit of the highest standards in music instruction.

6 Reviews on Svetlana V.

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Tanya K. Jan 22, 2017
· Piano · In studio My daughter is seven and she really looks forward to piano lessons with Svetlana. She knows how to get down on the child's level and help them understand. You can tell that Svetlana really enjoys teaching!
Kaimi Jul 28, 2016
· Classical Piano · In studio My son loves Lana! She's a great piano teacher, she loves kids. :)
Xander M. Jul 1, 2016
· Piano · In studio Great teacher, for small kids she find to way to teach in a fun way , my kids like it.
Milli M. Jun 21, 2016
· Piano · In studio Svetlana is a great piano teacher she understands how important for younger age kids to have fun while learning ☺
Emma M. Dec 29, 2015
· Piano · In studio Wonderful first lesson. My little one enjoyed Lana's teaching skills. My little one learned quite a bit in her first session. Fabulous!
Alex Sep 8, 2015
· Piano · In studio I've taken private lessons with Svetlana for several years and I love her teaching style as well as the results. At first I only wanted to learn because my parents pushed me, but now I continue to play piano and I love even Classical Music, something I would not have expected to get out of lessons.
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