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Ryan’s Piano And Performance Studio

Ryan’s Piano And Performance Studio

5.0 20 Reviews
My name is JunZhao Deng, originally from Guangzhou, China. I am a classically trained pianist, with my bachelor's degree in music education from Xinghai Conservatory of Music and my master's degree in piano performance from Kent State University. Over the past 10 years, I have taught private lessons to students of all ages and playing levels. Students who study with me can expect to gain a better understanding of music theory as well as technique. I strive to push my students to their maximum potential, and will encourage them to participate in concerts, competitions, etc. In my career, I have performed in numerous competitions in C ... View Profile
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Music With Miss Val

Music With Miss Val

5.0 11 Reviews
Music is my passion  I have been teaching for 17 years. I have music degrees from Seton Hill Univesity and Emory University where I studied organ, piano, and voice. I perform on a regular basis. My voice students consistently get solos, lead roles in musicals, and spots in auditioned choral groups. My piano students have won competitions. I offer assistance with professional development and public performance opportunities.  ... View Profile
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Thrive Arts Center

Thrive Arts Center

5.0 8 Reviews
Our music lessons encourage, foster and nurture a young musician’s personal growth. Instructors are trained to understand your child’s learning style and personality for a true student-centered experience.  Each instructor was invited to join our Thrive Arts Family because of their passionate commitment to quality, consistency, collaboration, and valuing each student's individual learning style, whether young child or adult.  ... View Profile
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Rionheart Music

Rionheart Music

5.0 5 Reviews
The first time I got up on a piano I was 2 years old. However my parents didn't get me lessons until I was 10. But I've been in love ever since! I graduated from the performing arts high school Las Vegas Academy majoring in Piano (Class of 2011). In July2014 I started performing on the Las Vegas strip with the original band Walk Off Hits (www.walkoffhits.com) having the absolute time of my life playing venues like Aria, MGM, House of Blues, Brooklyn Bowl, headlining NASCAR and more!! Finally I started teaching piano one on one to ages 4 and up in July2016. I also just moved to the Cleveland area in Oct2019. ... View Profile
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Keyboard Master

Keyboard Master

5.0 5 Reviews
https://www.instagram.com/allenjayartist Check out my advanced creative piano samples here! I am an Award Winning Composer, Jazz Pianist, Multi-Keyboardist, and songwriter with over 50 years experience at the keys!  I have spent my life following my passion to master these skills. My music has been enjoyed throughout the World! Tap into advanced creative piano knowledge.
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Dmitriy

Dmitriy

5.0 4 Reviews
Offering online lessons!!! Individual approach is a key to my combined European and American teaching method. In a friendly atmosphere you can learn how to play the instrument in the fastest way possible. At my studio you learn all essential skills of playing the instrument, you learn how to play music in different styles, you earn knowledge about music history, and music theory. And along all these students have opportunity to play on stages, and show the result of work. ... View Profile
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Merrymusic4u

Merrymusic4u

5.0 3 Reviews
30 years experience, love both young children and adult beginners. Create a fun and  easy learning environment.
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Piano, Keyboards, Classical To Prog Rock

Piano, Keyboards, Classical To Prog Rock

5.0 2 Reviews
More than just a piano teacher, I consider myself a music teacher. Music is both a science and an art, and my lessons cover technique, theory, and interpretation.
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Geoffrey Peterson

Geoffrey Peterson

5.0 2 Reviews
I'm an experienced, knowledgeable and patient teacher.
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Great Lakes School Of Music

Great Lakes School Of Music

5.0 2 Reviews
GLSM offers music lesson and classes for ages 3 and up!  We have regular performances, flexible scheduling and easy payment options!  We're conveniently located near I-271! Do you dream of selling out stadiums with your voice or guitar skills? Well, you’re in luck! Great Lakes School of Music located in Mayfield Heights, Ohio offers music lessons and voice training to residents from Chesterland to Cleveland. We offer a fun place to learn musical skills, as well as make lifelong friends! ... View Profile
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Mark Kmit

Mark Kmit

5.0 1 Review
Patient, professional, knowledgeable. Lessons for all levels and age groups.19 years teaching experience. Studied Music Theory and Composition at Cleveland State University, keyboard and guitar. Played, toured and recorded with various groupa and musical ensembles.
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Piano Simplified

Piano Simplified

5.0 1 Review
Classically trained by Sedmara Z. Rutstein,  retired professor of piano Oberlin College, in the technique developed by Nadja Golubskaya a professor of Piano Petrograd Conservatory. Golubskaya  attended medical school to learn how the human body could be maximally used to intersct with the piano's mechanism with minimal exertion and physical ease. This translates in the ability to conquer any sort of repertoire. I have been performing professionally for 19 years and have had a small number of students over thelast decade, who have all managed to succeed in their goals, whether it is simply to play pieces or get themselves into school ... View Profile
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Rachel’s Piano Lessons

Rachel’s Piano Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My name is Rachel Guan and I teach students of all ages and levels. I teach both privately, online and at Music Institution. I teach classical mainly, and contemporary, songs, accompaniments. You are welcome to attend or call me for a free lesson and we can discuss what method book to use, get to know each other better and discover what feels like to have a piano lesson with me! 
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Avon School Of Music

Avon School Of Music

5.0 1 Review
Full instruction in all instruments and voice for all ages and skill levels, theory classes, optional recitals.  Many of our teachers are award-winning with post-graduate degrees.  All of them relate very well with students.
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Studio 826

Studio 826

5.0 1 Review
If you are searching for a well rounded lesson with a dynamic instructor look no further. My lessons are engaging for students of all ages and ability levels. 
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Ophelia Shan Piano Studio

Ophelia Shan Piano Studio

5.0 1 Review
With three degrees in piano performance, Ophelia Shan started teaching since 16-yr-old and has been awarded "Best Teaching Award" in multiple national (China) and International competitions. As a church music director and stuff pianist at Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory of Music, Ophelia is particularly good at communication and finding the best direction to make each of her students improve efficiently and continue gaining interest in music. Ophelia's bilingual background (English and Mandarin Chinese) makes her even more flexible communicating and understanding students from different cultures. Students enjoy themselves playing piano is the mo ... View Profile
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Music With Kayle

Music With Kayle

5.0 1 Review
My name is Kayle and I am based in NE Ohio. I have a B.M. in Music Education and M.M. in Music Performance. I have been teaching music lessons for six years and a classroom music teacher for three. My instruments are saxophone, clarinet, and piano. I have worked with people preschool aged to adult and with learning or physical disabilities. I will work with your goals to help you become a skillful musician. 
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The Music Settlement

The Music Settlement

More than 100 years of providing music instruction to Northeast Ohioans, including music enrichment for babies and children, private lessons from ages 3-99, and ensembles for most levels of experience. Named "Best Music Instruction" by Cleveland Magazine for the past five consecutive years!
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Shapiro Piano Studio

Shapiro Piano Studio

I am an experienced, professional, Conservatory trained teacher with an active international performing career, interested in accepting serious students to my private studio. I have been fortunate to have had some of the greatest artist-teachers and mentors in the world, and know what a difference it makes to have such role-models and mentors. I teach college-level as well as Preparatory-level students, and love passing on the gift and joy of music in the same way it was passed on to me. I am an active performer that travels Internationally, and have experience as a recording artist with a new CD slated to be released March 2016. If you w ... View Profile
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Shen Lu's Piano Studio

Shen Lu's Piano Studio

About Me: * I'm a passionate and motivated instructor who loves working with students and sharing my love of music. In 2016, I graduated from Cleveland Institute of Music with a Artist Diploma degree in Piano Performance. Performing all over the world has been one of the greatest experiences of my life as a musician, and I've had the opportunity to play both at the Cleveland Severance Hall and Carnegie Hall in New York, as well as touring China, Japan, Australia, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and Israel as several performances as the principle pianist with major orchestras. My Experience: * My teaching experience dates ... View Profile
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Great Lakes School Of Music

Great Lakes School Of Music

We accept students from age three and up! For quality music lessons in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, Great Lakes School of Music is the premier choice for music instruction! We offer private lessons, group lessons (coming soon!) and early childhood music education. Our music teachers are experienced instructors / performers and undergo background checks, so you can rely on our awesome staff.
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Cocklin Music Studio

Cocklin Music Studio

Cocklin Music Studio offers a unique lesson experience for child and adult students, ages 3 and up, and for all abilities. As well as using method books and supplementary materials, we play games, work on composing, theory, improvisation, chording and more. With a degree in Music Education and over 10 years of experience teaching lessons, Jennifer is confident in finding the right materials for each student to be successful, enjoy their lessons, and have fun! ... View Profile
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Royalton Music Center

Royalton Music Center

Royalton Music Center’s nationally-recognized lesson program is here for you. Royalton Music Center is dedicated to providing the best in music education that we can offer. We currently bring together over 40 degreed instructors who teach more than 650 students every week.  Our specialists have years of teaching experience and are also performing professional musicians. In addition to private lessons, we also have numerous playing opportunities offered throughout the year including master classes, recitals, group classes, and ensembles. ... View Profile
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Rebecca O'Hare Piano

Rebecca O'Hare Piano

I am a state certified k-12 music teacher. In addition to classroom teaching, I have taught privately out of my home studio for seven years. Each student receives a weekly lesson plan which includes notespelling, rhythmic notation, and scales. Although I keep to a specific program for each student, I encourage them to explore a variety of genres and am always willing to work with them on hymns, popular music, or school choir songs. In addition to teaching, I have worked as a church music director for 20 years. ... View Profile
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Morris Piano Studio

Morris Piano Studio

I earned a master of music (M.Mus.) degree from Kent State University, and a bachelor of music (B.Mus.) degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where I was awarded the 2010 division achievement award in piano pedagogy and organ/harpsichord, and selected as winner of the Clara Rolland piano competition and scholarship. Teaching group piano classes at Kent State University on a graduate teaching assistantship, and acceptance into summer music institutes in Illinois, Indiana, North Carolina, and historic Vienna in Austria are invaluable experiences I have the privilege of passing on to developing musicians in order to f ... View Profile
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Music Therapy Enrichment Center, Inc. (MTEC)

Music Therapy Enrichment Center, Inc. (MTEC)

Music Therapy Enrichment Center, Inc. (MTEC) was founded in 2001 and provides the highest quality services, making music accessible to people of all ages and abilities. Our qualified professionals focus on building relationships with each individual and organization we work with. MTEC…Bringing Music to Life! Individual Music Lessonsfor Piano, Guitar, and More For children and adults of all ability levels Free Lesson Evaluations Pre-Music Lessons Traditional Music Lessons Adapted Music Lessons ... View Profile
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Lakewood Music Academy

Lakewood Music Academy

You or your child have many gifts, but few are as beautiful as the gift of music. For more than 10 years, Sharon Marrell and the Lakewood Music Academy teaching staff have helped children and adults harness their passion and talents, and brought families together through the power of music.In 2008, Sharon opened her storefront in Lakewood, Ohio, to begin a community-based outreach to musicians in her area. When children learn music at Lakewood Music Academy, many parents have seen improved school test scores, increased social interaction,  and more. In addition to pre-school music classes and classes for young children, the Academy gives ... View Profile
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Joseph Mook's World Of Music

Joseph Mook's World Of Music

I have been teaching private music lessons for the past 8+ years. I specialize in piano lessons and have much experience teaching school-age children, but I also have experience teaching trumpet, violin, french horn, clarinet, and other band/orchestra instruments, as well as working with adult students. I love seeing my students progress from one level to the next, and accomplishing their music goals, especially when they learn their favorite songs and/or pieces. Also it is exciting to observe their confidence levels boosted, and that usually comes from them performing in front of other students during recitals. ... View Profile
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Blossoming Klaviers

Blossoming Klaviers

Hi my name is Anita, I teach piano and music for all ages. I attended the Cleveland Institute of Music many years ago. I have many students that enter the solo ensemble competitions throughout the years and had excellent reviews from the Judges. I also teach accompanying other instruments or voice.Many of them make good $$$ during high school and college years. We have two Recitals every year so my so can get motivated by others! My passion is always to trach and to inspire my students to the best of their ability!!  ... View Profile
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Halida Dinova Piano Lessons

Halida Dinova Piano Lessons

Halida Dinova is a Concert pianist, Naxos, Chandos recording artist (please view her clips on youtube). She trained at the St.Petersburg Conservatory in Russia and at the Cleveland Institute of Music, taught at St.Petersburg and Kazan Conservatories, also School for musically gifted children, recently gave master classes in China, New Zealand, Poland, Estonia. Ms.Dinova is teaching "arm-weight technique". This adds physical freedom, boosting the confidence by unlocking full technical and artistic potential, helps the students to find their unique sound and style. In her individual inspiring coaching sessions she will prepare musicians of all ... View Profile
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Cleveland Piano Lessons

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Theory says: You can only learn how to play a piano in a classic music school. We can say that it is true that you can learn professional piano playing in a classic music school and upgrade your knowledge at a music academy with famous music instructors. This also requires a lot more theoretic knowledge. But, it is also worth saying that not all of us need to learn to play piano that a professional level.

The average person who wants to play piano for his own needs and satisfaction, doesn't need an education in a classic music school. Anybody can learn to play at a satisfactory level with a home instructor or by taking some piano music lessons. If you have the desire and dedication, you can learn how to play piano even without any classic musical education.

Music Understanding & Playing the Piano

Music understanding enhances when you learn to play any instrument-especially piano. This is an undisputable fact and this is why it is important to invest in learning to play piano with professional help, because when you get the right music foundation, this is the source from which you will upgrade your additional skills and talents.

You can explain it also the other way around: if you have a better understanding of music, you will play an instrument better. Suddenly you "see better", just how genius are certain music solutions, we admire more the creativity of old masters, and then we also try to play what we know better. Old songs get a deeper meaning and suddenly the same old melody becomes more beautiful and more interesting. With piano lessons, you will enhance your understanding of music far better than you would any other way.

Benefits of Music Lessons

Let's compare piano lessons with learning another language. From a course book you can memorize a few sentences or phrases in, for example, the French language, but this doesn't mean you have learned to speak French! Instead of actual knowledge, you will probably look ridiculous when you try to use your "knowledge" in Canada, or France. This is the reason why it is better to take an actual language course and learn language basics from someone who can explain it to you practically and theoretically. This acquired knowledge you will upgrade through reading and speaking. The same applies to playing piano. You will easily memorize a few tunes from YouTube but this will be just mechanical tone repetition. When you take lessons and learn music basics, you will be ready to upgrade your knowledge on your own.

With all the facts about why it is good to take piano lessons in Cleveland OH, it is good to add a bit more info. You will learn and important part of music theory that is simply necessary and unavoidable to play an instrument as an amateur. You will learn actual necessary basics, without any additional burden that students in classic music schools must go through. You will save yourself from this because you are not learning to play with the ambition of becoming a professional musician. You want to learn to play piano as an amateur, for your own fun, to make your evenings with friends more fun and interesting-and this music course is just the right thing to start with.
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