Musika Music Lessons
We'll match you with the perfect teacher!

Lesson Special - Up to 20% OFF! Get Started Now with a Risk-Free Trial!

 
 

How to Get Started

Trusted as the industry leader, for over 16 years the teachers in our network have been providing piano lessons in New York to students of all ages and abilities.
Contact Us

Tell Us Your Needs

We'll then reach out to the teachers for you.

......
Tell Us Your Needs

Get Matched

Schedule the risk-free trial lesson directly with the teacher.

......
Get Matched

Take Your Trial

Continue with that teacher or try someone else.

 

Featured Piano Teachers Near NYC New York

Veronica G

Veronica G

Instruments:

Piano can be fun and rewarding for a person of any age!  The best age to begin piano lessons is 6 years old, but I also love working with children between the ages of 3 and 5. With beginners, I focus on planting a strong musical foundation that they can build on for years to come.  For those further along in their musical journey, I strive to cater to a student's specific musical needs whether they be improvement in notation reading, technique, interpretation, ear-training, theory, improvisation, or embracing new styles.  Mostly, I want my students to have fun learning everything they can about music.

Munro D

Munro D

Instruments:

My goal as a teacher and mentor to my students, (with innovative lesson planning), is to effectively teach them in a way as to save years of training to get them to their desired goal. A student (beginner) studying with me for a year often sounds like they have the musical maturity of someone that has been taking 3 or 4 years of lessons. I inspire my students with a positive attitude. Learning becomes fun, and they truly look forward to their lessons every week with a feeling of accomplishment and self confidence. I accept beginner (child/adult) students as well as students that have had training and want to take their ability to the next level. I teach at my own studio in North Jersey (Morris County Area). Please feel free to contact me to discuss your goals and available lesson times. Sincerely, Munro - Teacher/Composer, Pianist, Guitarist, Electric Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin

Sophia S

Sophia S

Instruments:

My love of teaching became stronger than ever after I recovered from a vocal disorder that changed my life. Everything I learned from that experience encouraged me to spread awarness of vocal health. I love teaching people new things especially those interested in music. Sharing what I know from life experiences and music therapy hands on observations is not only rewarding but continues to help me to grow. As for teaching experience, I have given lessons to non-music majors while in school and also taught music while studying abroad in Jamaica..

Laura D

Laura D

Instruments:

I've been teaching for 20 years. I love to teach primarily because I like to impart knowledge about music; but I also enjoy interacting with people. I think that the student/teacher relationship is a very importnat element of music education. I'm a patient teacher who creates a comfortable atmosphere for students. I find that this greatly facilitates the learning process.  

Derek R

Derek R

Instruments:

My experience as a voice teacher dates back to 1995. I was invited to teach several Masterclasses over the course of twenty years. The invitations came from institutions such as: The Oberlin Baroque Performance Institute, The Guildhall School of Music (London), The Cleveland Institute of Music, The Royal College of Music (London) and The Royal Conservatory of The Hague. I began teaching private lessons in my home studio in 2008 and in September of that year I was invited to join the music faculty at Oundle School, UK. I taught at Oundle School for six years.

Musika Quick Stats

16 Years

Since We Started

41,456+

Happy Customers

10,769

Cities with Students

3,123

Teachers in Network

Why You Should Choose Musika

Risk-Free Trial Lesson

Once you’ve met with your teacher for your risk free trial lesson, continuing with Musika is easy! If you are satisfied with your lesson, all you have to do is register with us to continue! The trial will count as your first lesson if you continue, however, with our Great Match Guarantee™ if for any reason you decide not to continue then the trial is FREE. Go ahead give it a try, you really have nothing to lose.

Risk-Free Trial

Don't just take our word for it. We hold the highest possible A+ rating from the nations foremost online reliability source: The BBB. We are proud of this rating and value the message it carries. The BBB has affirmed Musika as a reliable, trustworthy, safe business to work with, and we have the customer feedback to support this. We are continually working to make sure that Musika is a business you can trust.

A+ Rating from BBB

Safety

Background checks available on instructors. Instructor can opt to have a background check on file. You can request to only be connected with teachers that have a check. The choice is yours.

Safe & Secure
 

More Information About Piano Lessons

 

Recent Articles from the Musika Blog

Parts of an Opera: A Quick Beginner's Guide

...and mood of the opera–the audience should be prepared by the orchestra for what would follow later. His opera Alceste offers an early example of this mindset.   Mozart’s Don Giovanni picked up on this methodology, and composers have followed to a certain extent ever since. By the late 18th century, composers like Verdi and Wagner began using a through-composed prelude rather than a strict A-B-A form overture, but the thought process remained the same; the audience should be prepared by the introduction for what was coming next.   Parts of an Opera: History of the Aria   In 1602,... Read More

Ways to Improve Piano Sight Reading

...a soaring score when presented with a contrapuntal piece, making it seem “too easy” for that level.   Sight reading requires applying all factors of musicianship into regular exposure to new music. You may improve overall as a musician, but if you do not keep reading new music, your piano sight reading will not improve much. I prefer to have three tiers of difficulty within all my students’ repertory – something that takes a week or less to learn, something that takes about a month to learn, and something that is ambitious that the student is usually very passionate about, that takes longer than a ... Read More

Open-String Guitar Chords

...(or scale). The note name sometimes appears inside the circle and the number tells you which finger to use. Don’t worry, this will become second nature to you fairly quickly. How to Read Standard Notation   The standard notation system is how music is traditionally written and archived. It consists of a five-line staff and the notes are represented by note heads (dots) and stems (flags). There are many rules that apply to this system and are beyond the scope of this article. For more information on this system please see our article on reading clefs or search “how to read standard ... Read More

Ol' Joe Clark- Intermediate Arrangement

...pause the video and look at the tabs. Great, isn’t it?! I plan to have tabs or chords on the screen for every lesson/post that we do. I trying my best to make learning easy for my students out there and I know this will help. Good ahead and dig in! Things to Watch For: 1. The A section is very straight ahead. I feel like the trick measure will be the 1st and 2nd ending. There is not many notes involved but make sure you are getting that “droan” sound. You are playing G notes on two different strings. So, make sure you know which ... Read More

Encouraging a Love of Music Outside the Classroom

...It’s very important to foster a love of music both inside and outside of the classroom or lesson studio. Here are some great ways that parents can get involved with their child’s music education at home without having to have a musical bone in their body! You’ve heard the news, you’ve seen the statistics. Music education improves a number of critical skills: reading comprehension, mathematical skills, memory retention–just to name a few. Now, with our economy in a recession, arts programs are being slashed across the board. Music programs are being cut back or eliminated completely. Is there anything you can do ... Read More
Parts of an Opera: A Quick Beginner's Guide
Ways to Improve Piano Sight Reading
Open-String Guitar Chords
Ol' Joe Clark- Intermediate Arrangement
Encouraging a Love of Music Outside the Classroom

Student Reviews

Students have been saying great things about the teachers across our network. Check out a few recent reviews.

You are in Good Company

Trusted since 2001 by world famous musicians & producers to teach their kids. Some clients included members of Metallica, the Fugees, Lauren Hill band, Poison, Def Jam Records, and Arista Records.

the Fugees

Ready for a Trial Lesson? Have Questions? Call 212-625-1520

Select all the days/times the student would be available to start lessons. Selecting "3pm - 7pm" means the student can start as early as 3pm or start as late as 7pm. It is important that you select as many days and the widest window of start times for each day as possible. That will help us make a match with one of our teachers.

Ok

Are you sure that's your only availability? The more availability you easier it will be to arrange a teacher for you.

Up to 20% OFF!