Winter Piano Instruction 2018

Piano instructor with more than 20 years of experience. Study with me at my home studio or have private classes in Wayland, Wellesley, Newton & Weston homes. For kids and adults of all ages!

Study Music?

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Inspired by an article in Forbes, here are top reasons to encourage musical study. Some of the benefits may surprise you.

Believe In Yourself!

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In spite of his teacher’s advice, concert pianist Lang Lang didn’t quit and is now considered the best in the world.

Pedagogy

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I tailor my lessons to meet your distinct needs and personal goals, and encourage diversity in musical styles based on your assorted interests and skills. My studio consists of children and adults of all ages.

Dalcroze Euryhthmics

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“Muscles were made for movement, and rhythm is movement. It is impossible to conceive a rhythm without thinking of a body in motion.” — Emile Jacques-Dalcroze” In Dalcroze Eurhythmics, music is a full-body experience. It helps the student to physically experience the rhythms and movements of music so they are not just intellectually understood. Eurhythmics uses the body as an interpreter for musical rhythm. Dalcroze contends that “a child’s body possesses instinctively the essential element of rhythm, which is a sense of time.” The beats of the heart convey a clear sense … Read More

Adults & Piano

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My adults bring a great deal of enthusiasm and dedication to their lessons, and perhaps a few fears. I do my best to create a positive environment and encourage a diverse selection of your favorite music.