Where are Lessons Offered
In Teacher Studio
In Student Home
Bonnie Lynn Pausic is the owner and operator of Lynn’s Music Service. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland where she earned a degree in piano performance. Bonnie instructs and mentors students in piano performance, music theory, music history and practical practice techniques. She continues to concentrate her studies of piano, conducting and interrelated musical disciplines at the Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey.
She is currently teaching class piano and Kindermusik in various locations in Bowie, Maryland as well as maintaining a large roster of private individual piano students. Many of her students win state and local competitions and continue to be accepted at many prestigious conservatories, colleges and universities.
Bonnie has taught both individual and class piano at the Prince George’s Community College. She has also mentored students in private and class piano, pedagogy, theory, ensemble performance and accompaniment techniques at The Suitland School for the Performance of the Arts. She instructs Kindermusik in private class and school settings for ages one through eight.
She judges for many local music associations in addition to the National Guild of Piano Teachers, where she is a certified teacher and a member of the Hall of Fame. She is a member of the Music Teachers National Association, the Maryland State Music Teachers Association, and the Music Teachers Association of Bowie. In the latter organization, she has served as President, Vice President and Treasurer.
My Musical Education Background
Bachelor of Music, University of Maryland, College Park, MD in piano performance
Classical piano studies with concert pianist Brian Ganz
Jazz piano arranging with Les Carr, Michael Maher
Jazz vocal studies with Lisa Rich
Classical vocal studies with Lisa Reagan, Marilyn Hahn
Organ performance with Dale Krider
Conducting and Sacred studies at Westminster Choir College, Princeton NY
Gospel studies at Wesminster Choir College, Princeton NY
Kindermusik teacher certification
Numerous seminars and conventions that deal with the interests of piano students of all ages
Genres and Subjects Taught
Piano performance and allied subjects:
Music Theory, including Analysis, Ear training, Calligraphy
Improvisation and Composition
All styles that motivate and appeal to the student: classical, jazz, pop, show, sacred
Fully accrediated in Music in Education, Yamaha's course in class piano
Fully accredited in all levels of Kindermusik
Tuition is charged by the month. All possible lessons for the school year are added up, holidays are subtracted, and the remaining sum is divided into 10 payments. This makes the tuition affordable and predictable for the student.
Summer lessons are available also and are highly encouraged to maintain consistency of instruction.
Ages / Skill Levels Taught
Lessons in piano and allied subjects are offered to 4-year-olds up through adults.
Lessons in class piano are offered to Kindergarten through 8th grade.
Lessons in Kindermusik are offered to 6 weeks through age 7.
My Certifications and Awards
Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance, University of Maryland, College Park MD
Certification in Music in Education Class Piano Method by Yamaha Music Corporation
Certification in Kindermusik, all levels
Certified by the American College of Musicians
Hall of Fame Award, American College of Musicians
Scholarship through the American Guild of Organists for Organ Performance
Member, National Guild of Piano Teachers (Adjudicator)
Member, Music Teachers National Association
Member, Maryland State Music Teachers Association
Member, Music Teachers Association of Bowie (Past President, Vice- President, Treasurer)
My Musical Influences
Greatly influenced by all the consummate professionals with which I have studied: Brian Ganz, Roy Johnson, Evelyn Garvey, Dale Crider, Les Carr, Michael Maher, Lana McCoy Bailey, Marilyn Hahn, Lisa Reagan and countless seminar and conference presenters.
Love and teach most styles of music, including jazz, classical, pop and show.
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