Piano Lessons For Beginners: We work to personalize your first lessons to the way you learn best including pace and your style. This is just one way we build confidence and keep it interesting.
We believe the piano is the perfect instrument for all beginner musicians because it lays the foundation for music and it makes learning additional instruments much easier and faster.
Music is an essential part of a well-rounded education and crucial for brain development for young and old.
Studies consistently show that children who learn to play an instrument develop stronger math and language skills than those who don't.
Children who enjoy playing an instrument are also happier, more confident and more creative throughout their life.
Music education is a gift that your children will cherish forever.
Source: Psychological Science Journal, Vol. 14, No. 6, December 2005)/NAMM Foundation.
Jeong Chi teaches piano lessons and Cello lessons for Shoreline Music School. She is classically trained in cello and paino for thirty years.
Jeong was graduated San Jose State University with a Masters degree in Education and she has been an educator for the past eleven years. She teaches at Parkwood Elementary School. She moved to Seattle in 2017.
"I love to teach, says Jeong, and I can teach everyone to play the piano and the cello. Teaching is my passion."
Jeong is a member of the Evergreen Community Orchestra. She has played for local string quartets also.
Raisa Asriyants earned her Master’s degree in Violin Performance from Western Washington University and graduated with honors. She has performed in Europe and the USA, winning a variety of solo and chamber competitions across both continents.
Raisa has been 1st violin concertmaster in WWU Symphony Orchestra and Northwest Symphony Orchestra. She is active as a soloist and chamber musician, having had recitals across the Pacific Northwest. She teaches private lessons and group classes, freelances with local orchestras in the Seattle area, and plays and records music with a group of folk singers in Seattle and Canada. She also has scored music for full feature films.
Raisa's music interests range from archaic medieval and baroque, to classical, and to contemporary string compositions. As her musical accomplishments are a product of several different music education systems, Raisa possesses a diverse skill set as a strings educator, which gives her students access to the full array of teaching techniques to realize their music potential.
Alexianne Maloy is a bassist/multi-instrumentalist with over 10 years' experience in the music industry.
After finishing his studies at the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, he has moved to Seattle to perform, compose and record a wide variety of music with many of Seattle's local musicians and artists.
He also shares a passion for teaching and passing on the knowledge he has acquired over the years to hopefully inspire a new generation of musicians.
Piano lessons that feel just right. We know how to do this. We'll match you up with a talented music teacher with whom you feel most comfortable. They'll know how to make your lessons productive and fun.
Piano lessons student Emily Z. at a recent music recital at Shoreline Music School.
Piano lessons student Emma Z. at a recent music recital at Shoreline Music School.