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Online Piano Lessons for children and adults. Classic,Jazz,Blues, Improvisation and ABRSM

Hi,

My name is Michael.
To beginners: anyone at any age can learn basic piano skills if they devote 30-40 minutes a day to it.
To intermediate players: my goal is to train you to be your own primary teacher.
I can help you with basic and intermediate stuff. Learning classical, pop, jazz, and modern songs. Reading lead sheet music, technical works consist of scales and etudes. Also ABRSM and music theory.
Classes online only

Extra information

You need to have your own piano

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Russian, Ukrainian

About Me

Hi,my name is Michael.I am experienced piano teacher.
To beginners: anyone at any age can learn basic piano skills if they devote 30-40 minutes a day to it.
To intermediate players: my goal is to train you to be your own primary teacher.
I have 7 years of experience teaching.

Education

Petro Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine or Kyiv Conservatory

Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine is one of the biggest musical and educational institutions in Central and Eastern Europe. There is a powerful scientific and creative potential of staff. The Academy trains highly world-class musicians. It forms the musical and creative elite of Ukrainian society as a national entity of the global culture. One of the main principles of the Academy is to protect the creative freedom of the artist in the field of his artistic self in the modern market economic conditions. Academy resumes top national and professional (secular and religious) culture for the last revival of the musical memory of the nation, including its enrichment of culture experience of the Ukrainian foreign and national minorities of Ukraine. National Music Academy of Ukraine PI Tchaikovsky also sees its purpose in a systematic presentation and confirmation of educational achievements of the Ukrainian music school at the international level.
The major tasks of the Academy is to generate scientific and educational ideas and implement the state strategy in the national musical culture, enriching the traditional Ukrainian music school and update their experience of teachers-innovators. The Academy provides national specialists socio-cultural sphere, artistic and creative teams, musical organizations, concert organizations, scientific information and stereos.

Experience / Qualifications

I'm serious about making sure my students learn basic skills, like reading notes and rhythms and learning to interpret music artistically, that will serve them not only as developing pianists but in any future musical endeavors. To that end, I choose method books (such as the Faber Piano Adventures series) and supporting materials that build a strong foundation of musical knowledge, and I help each student construct a practice schedule that's appropriate to his or her level.

However, although I do maintain a certain amount of structure, I am very patient and relaxed in my approach to each individual student. I recognize that not everyone learns at the same speed or in the same way, so as long as I can tell you're putting in the effort, I will also try my hardest to find what works for you! And I know it's easiest to stay motivated when working on music you love, so I like to supplement the regular lesson materials with music of the student's choice, whether that means offering a selection of level-appropriate classical pieces, helping locate an arrangement of a favorite song, or coming up with our own arrangement if a good one doesn't already exist. And while my own background is strongest in classical and Broadway styles, I'm happy to have students work on music from any genre. One of the best parts of teaching is when I get to learn something new as well.

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