29 years experience serving the Dallas area using the most proven methods in the industry to develop musical expression, theory and technique for beginners and intermediate students, aged six years through adult in a nurturing environment. Education and credentials include a Bachelor Degree in Music Education, Master of Music Performance Degree and a Lifetime Texas Teaching Certificate.
Sharing my students' sense of accomplishment as they master a new piece or concept.
Susan has been teaching my three children the piano for over five years. She is reliable and dedicated to getting them to the next level. The lessons are organized and progressive. In addition to being prepared, she works extra hard finding ways to engage the children and improve their knowledge with games and rewards. Not only do the kids love Susan, but my dogs sit by the window every Thursday, diligently waiting for her arrival. I am so grateful that we managed to find her amid the sea of teachers.
Works through the lessons to not only get the right notes, but the other nuances of the music (timing, volume changes, left/right hand balance, etc,) to develop the various skills that make one a well-rounded piano player. Flexible in scheduling lessons to resolve conflicts due to work or vacation conflicts.
They have been a great experience for my son. He is learning very fast and enjoys how owing each week
We begin by choosing materials based on the student's age and interest, then working together one on one at the student's pace.