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Shirley G.

Pianist Extraordinaire

Pianist Extraordinaire

$45/hour

  • Hendersonville, NC 28792

About Shirley


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I am a former New York City Board of Education high school music teacher (pianist.) I am an avid chamber music player and New York City native who recently relocated to Hendersonville, NC. A graduate of Brooklyn College, I was the first-time recipient of the prestigious Charles Ives Award for Excellence in Musical Performance, and studied graduate level piano accompaniment at he Manhattan School of Music. I have assisted at the Metropolitan Opera House studios and have performed...

I am a former New York City Board of Education high school music teacher (pianist.) I am an avid chamber music player and New York City native who recently relocated to Hendersonville, NC. A graduate of Brooklyn College, I was the first-time recipient of the prestigious Charles Ives Award for Excellence in Musical Performance, and studied graduate level piano accompaniment at he Manhattan School of Music. I have assisted at the Metropolitan Opera House studios and have performed regularly in New York, as well as Europe and Israel. I was founder and co-founder of several chamber music ensembles, including "The Soiree Sisters, The Urban Stress Trio and co-founder and Musical Director of Handel With Care. Have also taught piano (all levels) at the Brooklyn Boro Park YMHA/YWHA for several years. Am currently a member in good standing of several music groups in Western North Carolina (AAPF and Parlor Players) and I perform regularly (as soloist and accompanist) at various venues (i.e. public libraries, Senior Citizens Residences, Master Works Theatre, in Hendersonville, et alia. I have been teaching piano privately (all levels) for over 40 years.


Education

Brooklyn College
Music
Manhattan School of Music
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $45
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 20 miles of Hendersonville, NC 28792
  • Lesson cancellation: 4 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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I was a former New York City Board of Education Music teacher (instrumental) and taught intermediate/high school. My major instrument is the piano. I graduated Brooklyn College (CUNY) in 1972 with a major in piano, was 1st time recipient of the Charles Ives Award for Excellence in Musical Performance (upon graduation), and received a BFA. I attended Manhattan School of Music (graduate level), studied piano accompanying (both instrumental and vocal) with world famous pianists. I have played at Carnegie Recital Hall several times under the aegis of ACMA (New York City).
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Piano,

Piano

I was a former New York City Board of Education Music teacher (instrumental) and taught intermediate/high school. My major instrument is the piano. I graduated Brooklyn College (CUNY) in 1972 with a major in piano, was 1st time recipient of the Charles Ives Award for Excellence in Musical Performance (upon graduation), and received a BFA. I attended Manhattan School of Music (graduate level), studied piano accompanying (both instrumental and vocal) with world famous pianists. I have played at Carnegie Recital Hall several times under the aegis of ACMA (New York City).
Writing

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Piano

Piano

I was a former New York City Board of Education Music teacher (instrumental) and taught intermediate/high school. My major instrument is the piano. I graduated Brooklyn College (CUNY) in 1972 with a major in piano, was 1st time recipient of the Charles Ives Award for Excellence in Musical Performance (upon graduation), and received a BFA. I attended Manhattan School of Music (graduate level), studied piano accompanying (both instrumental and vocal) with world famous pianists. I have played at Carnegie Recital Hall several times under the aegis of ACMA (New York City).

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Piano,

Piano

I was a former New York City Board of Education Music teacher (instrumental) and taught intermediate/high school. My major instrument is the piano. I graduated Brooklyn College (CUNY) in 1972 with a major in piano, was 1st time recipient of the Charles Ives Award for Excellence in Musical Performance (upon graduation), and received a BFA. I attended Manhattan School of Music (graduate level), studied piano accompanying (both instrumental and vocal) with world famous pianists. I have played at Carnegie Recital Hall several times under the aegis of ACMA (New York City).
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$45/hour

Shirley G.

$45/hour

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