Frequently Asked Questions
“What issues will be addressed in lessons?”
To help you gain greater physical freedom and attain higher levels of musicality, we will work on:
Beautiful tone production –
Security in ‘leaps’ –
Lively and free staccato technique –
Dynamic control –
Clarity and evenness in fast passages –
‘Voicing’ for chords and to bring out melodic lines-
Proper alignment and seat height –
Correct use of muscles –
Interpretive skills –
Octaves, broken and blocked –
I am happy to address your individual concerns related to playing the piano. Topics are not limited to this list!
“Can you help me heal/avoid piano-playing injuries?”
I am a certified Taubman teacher and very experienced in helping people overcome and avoid injuries. (See my Testimonials page)
“How long are lessons?”
Anywhere from 45 minutes to an hour and a half, and can take place once a week (or more frequently) or once every other week.
“Where do lessons take place?”
At my beautiful home studio on my Steinway grand piano (see photos in the Photo Gallery) or via Skype or FaceTime.
“How much do lessons cost?”
Please contact me for information about cost of lessons.
“Do you teach all styles of music?”
I am a classically trained pianist who enjoys many styles of music. I want you to play the music you love!