I am a piano teacher with 17 years of highest level of education and 44 years of teaching. I teach mostly classical piano and looking for serious students of any age starting from 5 years old. Trained at the Music School for Gifted Children for ten years and at Art Institute in Kharkov Ukraine Mariya has over 50 years of classical musical experience and more than 30 years as an instructor. She consulted with Regina Horowitz (sister to Vladimir) and studied with students of legendary Russian master Henrik Neyhaus. In Seattle Mariya was a 1995 winner of the Soundmark live performance competition with KSER FM. Her student became a winner of 1998-1999 Junior High Washington State and Northwest Division (including six states) Music Teachers Association Competition.