HIS SONG PIANO offers gentle and quality piano lessons that encourage learning while having fun. It is a program specifically designed to build character, discipline, and the enjoyment of music. The foundation of the instruction is a weekly private lesson which emphasizes note reading, theory, technique and interpretation. A child's maturity, ability, and goals are given consideration. Motivation is enhanced by weekly prizes and awards throughout the year. Several performance opportunities are scheduled. As the student progresses, there is also composition and improvisation incorporated in the weekly lessons.Dimitra has developed an innovative approach to the art of piano teaching, applying the principles of guided discovery in a method that guarantees success. Dimitra's students say she helps make music look more like English than a foreign language. Her gentle nurturing style, along with the parents' support, make a successful combination for students to enhance their piano studies properly. She also teaches different musical styles, such as classical piano pieces, gospel, blues, jazz, and pop to encompass a wide variety of musical tastes. She believes that all these different music styles contribute to a well rounded musician. All forms of music can be a teaching tool for learning technique, interpretation, and rhythm.
Intuitive and Intellectual LearningDimitra is an experienced piano teacher with a Piano Pedagogy Degree. She has been teaching piano for over 20 years in private schools as well as maintaining her own private Studio. **There are four elements she emphasizes in her teaching**Efficiency - We all know time management can be a challenge in our busy lives, and the ability to practice effectively is an important lesson when looking to improve. Students are encouraged to establish good practice habits in the beginning stages of learning, and by starting with good habits really helps accelerate positive student progression.Flexibility - Every student is different. Dimitra's teaching style, curriculum and approach are flexible and varied in order to suit the needs and interests of individual students.Innovation - There is always something to learn in the music teaching field. Dimitra pushes herself to be a better music teacher to the benefit of all her students.Communication - Having a good relationship between teacher and student will help students learn more effectively. It's important to talk to students before the lesson commences, so you know how they feel that particular day and help them to relax and ease into a positive learning mode before the class. Dimitra also keeps in close contact with parents to make sure students are practicing correctly at home and to see if there needs to be any adjustments.Serving Corona and the surrounding areas.