Where are Lessons Offered
In Teacher Studio
Piano teacher with 40 yrs. experience; Piano technician with 33 yrs. experience; Music teacher with 15 years experience teaching K-8 in private and public schools in the northwest suburbs.
Lessons for all ages are given in my single family home in a quiet neighborhood. The Jewel, restaurants, library, parks and the park district are conveniently located within several blocks to help you multitask. . Parents are welcome.
Lessons combine concepts, enrichment, theory, technique and note reading routinely. Materials include a piano method with supplementary materials. A recital and enrichments provide opportunity to perform and provide other musical experiences. Weekly lesson feedback is provided with each lesson. I'm looking forward to meeting you!
My Musical Education Background
I have a teacher's K-9 certificate from the Univ. of Pittsburgh, PA and am endorsed in music as well as art, social studies, and language arts. I have some post graduate credits from North Park and Vandercook. I have taken (and am taking) numerous classes, workshops, and seminars to hone my skills and increase my knowledge. I most recently taught in Schaumburg School District 54.
Genres and Subjects Taught
I teach all ages and base the curriculum on the student's age, ability, and interests.
Piano lessons will cover.....
Music appreciation to complement the current assignment
I also teach music curriculum classes for home school students K-8, and base the curriculum on what would be offered in the classroom, as well as enrichments and secular & sacred seasonal music.
Please contact for current rates.
Ages / Skill Levels Taught
All ages are welcome.
My Certifications and Awards
Valid current IL teaching certificate
My Musical Influences
Most musical styles & seasonal forms are incorporated into the lessons from country, pop, blues, folk, cultural, sacred, secular to musicals, holiday, spirituals, etc.
Arlington Heights, IL
My daughters have been taking lessons from Carol for years, and we couldn't be happier. They've made excellent progress, and most importantly, look forward to their lessons and feel motivated to practice. Highly recommend.