FAQ

What are your rates?

Please contact me for current rates and fees.

Do I need to have a piano?

Students need either an acoustic piano or good quality full size keyboard with weighted keys. Toy keyboards and non-weighted keys make it difficult for your student to learn to read music and develop proper technique.

How do I choose between and acoustic or digital piano?

Deciding whether to buy and acoustic or a digital piano can be a difficult decision. These links provide additional information and may help you in chosing.

How can I help my student?

Parental support is essential to mastering any instrument. These are ways you can help your child.

  • set aside daily practice time and ensure your child practices
  • open their notebook and go over the lesson notes with your child
  • ask them to play their favorite piece for you
  • have them perform a mini-recital for family and friends
  • tell them how proud you are of their hard work

Be sure to check out the How To Practice page for tips on developing good practice habits.