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  • Music Is Life-Russian School Of Music, NYC

    Music Is Life-Russian School Of Music, NYC

    New York, NY · Anna Aleksandrova

    (7 reviews)

    I really love the process of working with every individual. I truly believe that everyone has their own unique talent, and that the main goal of a teacher is to inspire  each student to believe in his/her special abilities and to work towards making his/her talent stand out. Coming from the background of very intense musical trainining and from extremely competitive classical music environment, I can say with certainty that the most important feature each student needs to develop is the desire to work and create their own perspective on music. Of course, certain things are necessary to le
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  • Grace Music Studio NY

    Grace Music Studio NY

    Brooklyn, NY · Julia Amisano

    (2 reviews)

    Always wanted to learn to sing? 2017 is your year! I have developed a holistic approach that makes singing powerfully easy for Adults and kids even if you've never had a lesson or you think you're not musical. My method has worked for everyone from tone-deaf students to kids to professional singers who are already working in the industry. Singing should be about joy and it's for everyone!!  Check out my main site  gracemusicstudiony dot com I have two masters degrees in Vocal Performance and Acting from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and Brookly College. She has sung at
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  • Krowne Vocal School NYC

    Krowne Vocal School NYC

    New York, NY · Jennifer Krowne

    (1 review)

    For almost a decade, the spot-on tools of Krowne Vocal Technique™ have helped professional recording & performing artists to reach and maintain the highest vocal and musical standards - while providing an empowering, structured, and healthy approach to learn singing for complete beginners. 

  • Hands Up Entertanment Inc.

    Hands Up Entertanment Inc.

    New York, NY · Nikiya Exantus

    (1 review)

    Hi! My name is Nikiya and I am a professional singer/pianist/songwriter/composer. I am a dynamic, passionate and cutting edge instructor who loves to share all that I know with my students! Coming from a musical background, I was trained in classical music at age 5. While attending the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music in New York, I trained in a variety of genres. By 12 years old, I started a small business and began teaching friends and family in my area. At an early age, I discovered I possessed a talent in teaching and have been teaching ever since via in home/school/studio/groups/online. Wi
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  • Susan The Piano Teacher

    Susan The Piano Teacher

    New York, NY · Susan J Fischer

    (1 review)

    I've been teaching piano, theory and composition in New York for over 25 years and love to see my students enjoy the miracle of making music! We have formal Recitals every year giving students the opportunity to perform as well as offering graded evaluations and certificates of achievement. Music by the classic composers as well as American popular genres are taught. My studio is conveniently located near Union Square in Manhattan. Children and adults at any level from beginner to advanced are welcome! I have a Masters from NYU Steinhardt School of Music and Performing Arts Professions as well
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  • Keys To Success NYC

    Keys To Success NYC

    Brooklyn, NY · Keys To Success

    The piano is not only a fun instrument, but it can be a great source of joy as we pursue this life-long skill. The process of piano learning can instill in us a sense of confidence, focus, patience, and self expression that continues to have a positive influence on other areas of our lives. It can also teach us both self-discipline and determination needed to practice a piano regimen on a regular basis. Here at Keys to Success, we desire to give our students the same benefits by imparting into them the knowledge, skills, excellence, and the joy of playing that they too will have the piano as
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  • Renee's Piano Lessons

    Renee's Piano Lessons

    New York, NY · Renee Yang

    I am a clasically trained pianist with a Bachelor of Music from Bienen School of Music (Northwestern University). I have a year of teaching experience while I was at school, and I'm interested in getting students excited about Classical music.

  • Mr. Dan's Music Lessons

    Mr. Dan's Music Lessons

    Jersey City, NJ · Daniel Erdahl

    I have a music degree from Florida State University. I've been playing guitar for 27 years. I've been teaching for 20 years. I've taught well over 20,000 music lessons! I play and teach most styles: including Rock, Pop, Classical, Country, Blues, Bluegrass, Metal and even Polka! Electric, Acoustic, Pick & Fingerstyle. I believe music lessons should be fun, and all the learning will follow naturally.

  • Ray Johnson Guitar Lessons

    Ray Johnson Guitar Lessons

    New York, NY · Ray Johnson

    My teaching approach: For "absolute beginners" I start with note reading, chord playing, proper fingering, basic music theory, and playing simple songs. Material is presented in a graded fashion so the student's learning is enhanced. For intermediate to advanced students I begin sight reading studies, advanced chord playing, scales, improvisation, theory, ear training and more complex songs. Influences include the Beatles, Led Zepplin, Chet Atkins, George Van Eps, Earth Wind and Fire, and many others. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home. Guitar lessons t
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  • Cong Ji Piano Lessons

    Cong Ji Piano Lessons

    New York, NY · Cong Ji

    Music is an art that communicates beyond generations, countries and languages. Music has a magic power that can enhance people’s perseverance, intellectual thinking, aesthetics, and qualities needed in their future success.         I am enthusiastic to devote my skills and passion to students of any level, any age. By combining Asian, Russian and American piano pedagogic tradition and philosophy, my goal is to inspire and to encourage students to achieve their highest potential in piano playing and musicianship. My lessons emphasize on improving pianistic te
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  • Hannah Reimann Innovations, Inc.

    Hannah Reimann Innovations, Inc.

    New York, NY · Hannah Reimann

    With over 25 years of teaching experience from a young age, Hannah Reimann combines her creative career of performing, writing, composing and filmmaking with producing concerts for her students ages 3-18 and nurturing vocal and piano students of all ages in their unique gifts and goals. Trained as a Classical Pianist from age 5, first singing when she was a toddler before becoming a multi-genre artist of both instruments, she understands the needs and of today's music students experientially while instilling a sense of discipline her teachers gave to her. As an official Steinway & Sons Edu
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  • Garden Street Music Lessons

    Garden Street Music Lessons

    New York, NY · Maddie Kirby

    Garden Street Music offers private piano, guitar, voice, violin, drums, bass, woodwinds, and brass lessons for children and adults. Our classes are designed specifically for the individual student and consist of music theory, technique, reading music, ear training, improvisation soloing, and song writing. The first lesson is always free.    We also offer group music classes for classical musicians, and rock students. Styles include: Pop, Rock, Jazz, Blues, Classical, Opera, Folk, Funk, Bluegrass, Broadway, Contemporary, etc.   Classes are taught by professional and certifie
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  • Yuval Semo

    Yuval Semo

    Brooklyn, NY · Yuval Semo

    I believe that teaching is an essential part of being a professional musician. I find that passing on the knowledge and inspiring students is a very rewarding experience that forces me as well to keep learning and improve. For that reason, i do it with passion and dedication. I had a lot of teachers. Some were good and a lot of them were bad. I believe that music is supposed to be fun and that practicing should not choke the passion for music (even though it can if you over practice or dont practice right). I graduated Berklee College of Music at 2005 and since then played in NY, toured the
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  • Tribeca Music Studio

    Tribeca Music Studio

    New York, NY · Giacomo Franci

    1)PIANO LESSONS - Beginners through Advanced and Professional Students. All ages . Traditional teaching with the reading of the main two clefs(Bass and Treble) , Music Theory , immediate approach to the keyboard , immediate exercise that develop the presence of your fingers in the keyboard as well as the strength and speed of your fingers . Start to play your favorite music from the very first lesson ! Learning Piano includes : ear training , sight reading , music harmony , improvisational skills , knowledge of music history , counterpoint , technical mastery , (note by note passage at e
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  • Keys To Success

    Keys To Success

    New York, NY · Rosanna Lee Buchs

    MISSION Our goal at Keys To Success is to produce quality learners and musicians by imparting into them the knowledge, skills, excellence, and the joy of playing and performance that they will have the piano as an instrument of their natural expression for the rest of the lives. HOW By imparting into students two important skills- In our one-on-one lesson, not only do we teach students different skills required to master the instrument well. We also address and inspire students in their learning posture towards piano playing. For instance, we have had students who are perfectionists...they
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New York Piano Lessons

(12 reviews)

Anyone looking for a piano teacher in New York is not going to have to look for long, as the city is bursting with tutors. Finding the right teacher to suit your needs however requires a little more time and should not be rushed, as personality can be as important as teaching skills.

Piano sales and rentals in the city are at a very healthy level, and manufacturers and dealers are a good source of information on piano teachers, most of the outlets maintaining a list and knowing the teaching styles.

Manufacturers such as Steinway and Baldwin sometimes let teachers use their showrooms for student recitals, and of course there are numerous promotional events, so there will always be something of a community feel to the showrooms, rather than being simply a sales outlet. Finding an independent tutor in this way allows you to hear feedback from people within the business, and also to contact others who have gone the same route, and will be able to offer recommendations and, possibly, warnings.

There are a number of piano and music schools and between them they can offer you any style of tuition, with a reputable teacher and at rates that do not need to be expensive. Some will also conduct group sessions and recitals, and you will be meeting a whole lot of new friends if you attend any of these. For example, the Eastman Community Music School at University of Rochester offers both group and private piano lessons. The 92nd Street Y, the cultural institution and community center located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan will arrange private lessons.

The Juilliard Dance, Drama and Music School has a placement bureau that lists piano teachers in New York City, and is located at Lincoln Center Plaza in New York 10023.

Mannes School of Music makes referrals in Manhattan and is located on the Upper West Side.

Manhattan School of Music arranges private instruction and seminars, and has a distance-learning program that connects with community centers.

New York Conservatory of Music (NYCM) is on the higher East Side of Manhattan and has been in business since nineteen niety eight, founded and run by performance pianist Dr Jerzy Stryjniak and his companion Joanna. The school takes on students of all ages and abilities, and understands that many adults wish to learn the piano as a way to relieve stress and relax.

The Kaufman Music Center arranges lessons and has a young people’s division that is noted for taking care of musically gifted children.

Joria Productions on West 47th Street, the home of the West Side Dance Project and City Music Schools, offers piano lessons and has practice rooms available.

The City College of New York is particularly strong on popular music studies, while if it’s jazz piano you are after, the New York Jazz Academy is one of the fastest growing music schools in the city and offers a list of tutors that will help you develop piano technique along with an enjoyment of jazz.