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Lindsey R.

Hanover, PA

About Lindsey

**THE STUDIO IS CURRENTLY BOOKED TO CAPACITY FOR FRIDAYS, AND I AM NOT ACCEPTING ANY MORE STUDENTS AT THIS TIME. PLEASE USE THE ASK-A-QUESTION FEATURE TO FIND OUT IF I EXPECT ANY OPENINGS IN THE NEAR FUTURE 3/24/15**

Join me for piano lessons in my home on Fridays on a baby grand piano! There is seating inside and outside, and there is plenty of on-street parking. There are also four friendly cats who enjoy listening during lessons!

What you will need:

An instrument to practice on - either an acoustic piano or a keyboard with weighted keys at home. **Please do not schedule lesso
ns unless you have an instrument.**

Sheet music - students can purchase it through me or from a store or online. We can talk about what kinds of music you like to play or want to learn to play once you sign up for lessons.

Usually for either a beginner adult or child, I recommend the Alfred piano series, along with a technique book to strengthen and limber up the fingers, and a fun piece ... something the student specifically wants to learn or be challenged with.

FAQs:

How often are lessons?
Once a week for half an hour is ideal, especially for beginners.

How often will I have to practice?
For 6 and 7 year olds, generally 20 minutes a day, 5 days a week. For everyone else, at least a half an hour a day will give you the most progress!

What do you specialize in?
My strongest abilities are in classical music, because that is what I have the most experience in, but I can also teach the fundamentals of playing pop and rock music, and good performance, accompaniment, and practice habits.

What happens if I can't come to my scheduled lesson?
Email me, text me, call me, or cancel the lesson through your TakeLessons profile. TakeLessons will notify me immediately. Your payment will then be applied to the following scheduled lesson.
If you do not notify me, then I will mark the lesson as "missed" instead of "canceled" and you will still be charged for it.
As long as you're coming to most lessons and not missing too many, a canceled lesson here or there with notice is not a problem.

What happens if I need to discontinue lessons but already paid for the lessons?
Contact TakeLessons and they will handle that for you.
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Joey B. January 10, 2016
Piano · In home
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My daughter, Joey, ABSOLUTELY LOVES HER LESSONS WITH LINDSEY!
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Jeanette August 10, 2015
Piano · In studio
Lindsey is a great teacher! My daughter looks forward to her lessons and is progressing beautifully. She is a treasure and we are so glad we found her!
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Wanda July 31, 2015
Piano · In studio
I am happy to share my experience as a very satisfied piano student of Lindsey's! She is so patient and helpful while I'm learning. With her level of skill, she is teaching me more than just notes, like my form, timing and so much more. She uses a variety of music which keeps me interested and challenged. I highly recommend Lindsey as a teacher to both young, not so young, beginner or some skill as she will make all ages and levels feel at ease while they will truly be taught to play the piano! An awesome teacher!
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Lindsey R.

Lindsey R.

Hanover, PA 17331
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Nikita B.

Palmyra, PA

About Nikita

Hello!
My name is Nikita and I am a violin, viola and guitar instructor with 13 years of teaching experience. I work with international students of all ages at every skill level. So I am fully committed to the entire range of musical education.
Have you been contemplating professional music lessons? You have found the right teacher! I acquired a Master’s Degree in the St. Petersburg State Music Conservatory of Russia. For over 20 years of my musical study and career I was not only teaching, but successfully performing in numerous concerts and recitals as a solo/chamber ensemble/symphony orc
hestra performer. I am also a recipient of various awards for republic and international competitions, amongst which are the V International Competition, Ukraine, and XXXIII Republic Competition, Kazakhstan.
Do you think the lessons also should be interesting and fun? You’re right! For the best results you need to enjoy the entire process. That is why my lessons are always easy to understand, interesting and fun.
I would love the opportunity to assist in your growth and development in the musical arts and remember… you’re never too young or too old to start!!!
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Jim P. May 7, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Nikita is a true professional. Very passionate and extremely helpful. I highly recommend him to anyone who is interested to learn this instrument.
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Rachel January 31, 2016
Guitar · In home
He is a great teacher! He balances technique with expression in his teaching, from learning scales to performing pieces. He made it challenging, but fun. He taught me and all my siblings as well and they have all grown to appreciate music and gained skills that they use in other areas of music and learning.
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Anise Castro January 9, 2016
Violin · In studio
Having worked with Nikita and knowing him personally, I hold him in very high regards. Not only Nikita is an outstanding performer and musician, but he also is a very strong teacher, who holds high level of professionalism. Nikita finds individual approach to each one of his students, helps them find passion for music within themselves and express it in their performance, all of which are key pedagogical qualities. Having music as an essence of his life, Nikita naturally sparks love for music in other people. Nikita gave me many helpful tips on how to become a better performer, as well as how to have the confidence to be one. But above all, Nikita has a very bright personality, a very lighthearted sense of humor and a natural ability drive people towards him. Nikita is a very inspiring young man.
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Nikita B.

Palmyra, PA 17078
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Elizabeth V.

Manchester, MD

About Elizabeth

I enjoy helping people learn and encouraging them as they learn or perfect their art. I have years of experience teaching others how to play the piano, stylize their singing, write a song, and/or preparing them for an audition. Whether you are a beginner, a professional, or somewhere in between, I am happy to teach, lead and guide you on your musical adventure. I look forward to working with you soon!
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Gillian May 27, 2016
Piano · In home
Elizabeth is teaching my two sons, ages 4 and 6. She is kind, patient and willing to try different teaching methods. She is a wealth of musical experience and knowledge. I highly recommend her teaching skills.
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Shaelynn March 22, 2016
Accompaniment · In studio
She follows like a dream, has great rhythm, is patient and kind. I am a professional singer and really enjoyed working with Liz!
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Elizabeth V.

Manchester, MD 21102
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$35 / 30-min
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Christopher C.

Mount Joy, PA

About Christopher

Hello! I am a Juilliard trained Opera Singer/Vocal Coach. I have been teaching voice since 1999. I have an undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D in Music and have performed at some of the leading opera houses in the world. I am trained to teach Opera, Broadway, Musical Theater and Popular vocal styles! It all starts with good vocal technique that can be transferred to all vocal genres.
When I approach a teaching situation, the first things I always ask myself are how I can draw the students in, how I can make them excited about learning what I am teaching, and how I can stimulate their intellectual
and musical interests, thereby inspiring them to seek out further opportunities for music learning and experience beyond the particular context of the course or lesson.
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Christopher C.

Christopher C.

Mount Joy, PA 17552
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$35 / 30-min
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jamie F.

Elizabethtown, PA

About jamie

I have 30 yrs experience performing my craft. I earned a degree from berklee collage of music,I also have certifications from drummers collective,berklee percussion courses,mike jonstons drum school,and studied under world class jazz artist clyde lucas. I own my own drum school at jamiesdrumschool.com
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jamie F.

jamie F.

Elizabethtown, PA 17022
starting at
$20 / 30-min

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