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Mary G.
45/hour

Palo Alto, CA

ESL, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Greek/Latin, Math, Music, Bible

I have been playing the piano since I was 5 (28 years); I've had formal training for 10 years; and have performed in a variety of settings. I have also had music theory classes from middle school through college, so I know quite a bit about theory, as well. In my piano lessons, I do work with students... read more

45/hour
5.0 (76)
186 hours tutoring
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I have been playing the piano since I was 5 (28 years); I've had formal training for 10 years; and have performed in a variety of settings. I have also had music theory classes from middle school through college, so I know quite a bit about theory, as well. In my piano lessons, I do work with students... read more

Hannah T.
325/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Castilleja and Stanford; ISEE, admissions, college portfolio strategy

I played the piano competitively for 14 years at one of the top Bay Area studios and performed at the Junior Bach Festival, US Open Piano Competition, San Francisco Young Pianist Competition, among other venues. I also took piano classes at Stanford as an undergrad. read more

325/hour
5.0 (58)
330 hours tutoring
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I played the piano competitively for 14 years at one of the top Bay Area studios and performed at the Junior Bach Festival, US Open Piano Competition, San Francisco Young Pianist Competition, among other venues. I also took piano classes at Stanford as an undergrad. read more

Michael G.
90/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

15+ years of piano experience and Piano Improv

I studied classical piano for over 15 years with a speciality in piano and music theory. I'm great with beginners who are interested in learning to play their favorite pop songs, think about music in terms of how it sounds and feels to the student, and are looking to become intermediate players. read more

90/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I studied classical piano for over 15 years with a speciality in piano and music theory. I'm great with beginners who are interested in learning to play their favorite pop songs, think about music in terms of how it sounds and feels to the student, and are looking to become intermediate players. read more

Megan S.
80/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Piano Tutor

Megan has been teaching beginning and intermediate piano for 10+ years. She also teaches music theory and has experience preparing students for the RCM, Certificate of Merit, ABRSM, and AP Music Theory exams. read more

80/hour
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Megan has been teaching beginning and intermediate piano for 10+ years. She also teaches music theory and has experience preparing students for the RCM, Certificate of Merit, ABRSM, and AP Music Theory exams. read more

Leon B.
150/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Professional Musician & Producer

As a professional musician, performer, and producer, I rely on the piano and keyboard a lot in my songwriting and arranging and performing. My expertise in piano is more focused on pop and improvisation, but I did take 10+ years of classical piano as well and played some jazz piano in high... read more

150/hour
5.0 (3)
4 hours tutoring
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As a professional musician, performer, and producer, I rely on the piano and keyboard a lot in my songwriting and arranging and performing. My expertise in piano is more focused on pop and improvisation, but I did take 10+ years of classical piano as well and played some jazz piano in high... read more

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Evren T.
60/hour

Guitar, Ukulele, Piano, Music Theory, Pro Tools, Sibelius Teacher.

I started studying piano along with music theory and ear training back in Europe at the Music Academy for 4 years. After moving to Los Angeles, I have been recording for movie soundtracks and several network TV shows using piano,... read more

60/hour
5.0 (290)
321 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,078 hours
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I started studying piano along with music theory and ear training back in Europe at the Music Academy for 4 years. After moving to Los Angeles, I have been recording for movie soundtracks and several network TV shows using piano,... read more

Elizabeth D.
60/hour

Piano Teacher

I have a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and have 5 years of experience teaching beginner lessons. I regularly accompany my voice students at the piano. My piano students have ranged in age from 5 to 92 years old and have... read more

60/hour
5.0 (182)
258 hours tutoring Piano out of 450 hours
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I have a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and have 5 years of experience teaching beginner lessons. I regularly accompany my voice students at the piano. My piano students have ranged in age from 5 to 92 years old and have... read more

David F.
36/hour

Piano Teacher with 7 years experience

I have taught private piano both privately and in music schools such as Studios on the Square in Horseheads, NY and Page Music Lessons in Boston, MA read more

36/hour
4.9 (147)
49 hours tutoring Piano out of 420 hours
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I have taught private piano both privately and in music schools such as Studios on the Square in Horseheads, NY and Page Music Lessons in Boston, MA read more

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