Hoisington Music Studio

Hoisington Music Studio

5.0 (2)
1 hire on Lessons.com
45 years in business

About this pro

I teach both violin and piano, both instruments that I am passionate about. I have been fortunate to find students wherever life has led me, leading to stints teaching in Missouri, Mexico, India, and now Georgia. I have a bachelor's degree in Music Education (College of Wooster, OH) and also a Master's degree in Music Education (Washington U, St. Louis, MO). I've taught both in the public school system and also in my own home studio. At present I am concentrating on building up the home studio and SOO enjoy working with the students. I have a baby grand piano which allows piano students to experience the full benefits of that weekly.

I love teaching a diverse set of students. Everyone is so unique, that working with each one is an opportunity to find the motivation that best suits each one.

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Credentials

Watkinsville, GA 30677
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2 Reviews

5.0

  • Bambi Chennur

    Ms. Janet is an amazing teacher. We started when my kids were 6 and 8 yrs and we’ve been working with her for 6 yrs and still going. My kids still enjoy every class we have with her. Very knowledgeable, encouraging, instills discipline and great with kids!

  • Christy Fricks

    As an older student tackling a challenging instrument, I've had a great experience working with Janet. I took lessons from a couple of other teachers before I started with her, and from the very first lesson I could tell a big difference in my playing. You can't beat her experience as a teacher. If I'm having trouble with a technique or a concept, she always has a new way to help present it. Even on days when I've had less time to practice than I would want, she is always able to help me progress. I walk away from each lesson feeling encouraged and excited about playing.



FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

I like to find out if they have any experience or knowledge of music and go from there.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I have a Bachelors in Music Education from College of Wooster OH.

I also have a Masters in Music Education from Washington U in St. Louis, MO.


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

$25/ 30 minutes

$35/ 45 minutes


How did you get started teaching?

I have always taught!


What types of students have you worked with?

I have worked with students of varying experience, from beginner to advanced. Since I have taught in Mexico and India where there are a lot of expats as well as nationals, this has allowed me to work with a wide range of students.


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Find a teacher who's style fits yours. One who gives you the right mix of motivation and guidance.


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