Laurels
Best Piano Teachers
in Santa Monica
2017

Why These Piano Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored piano teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best piano teachers in Santa Monica, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Ann Grennan Music Studio

Ann Grennan Music Studio is a music studio offering private vocal and piano music lessons. They are based in Redondo Beach, California and offer initial consultations for all potential students. Ann Grennan has over thirty years of performing and teaching experience. Her areas of expertise include opera, musical theatre, pop, and jazz and she is a member of the Music Teachers’ Association and the National Association of Teachers of Singing. She approaches her lesson plans through individual assessment of each student and uses various teaching methods including ones geared towards students who are aural and kinesthetic learners. Her lessons come highly recommended by past students who love her enthusiasm and knowledge.

Redondo Beach, CA(310) 614-7559

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Bommarito Music

Bommarito Music is a piano studio offering piano lessons for students of all ages. They are located in Torrance, part of the South Bay Area of Los Angeles. Bob Bommarito has been a piano teacher for over thirty years. Though his teaching style focuses on the basics of piano playing, he is also able to shape his lesson’s to each students strengths, interest, and learning ability. His lessons include music reading, laying by ear, improvising, rhythms, chords and scales, piano technique and memorization. Bob Bommarito’s lessons come highly recommended by past students for his professional, knowledgeable, and fun teaching abilities.

Torrance, CA(310) 329-5474

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Chris's House of Music

Chris’s House of Music is a music studio offering piano and voice lesson to students of all ages in Torrance, California, and the surrounding areas. Chris Anderson is an experienced educator with over twenty-five years as a private piano and voice instructor and is dedicated to helping her students improve their musical abilities through her individualized lessons. She received her Bachelors in Music Education and Music Therapy from Wartburg College and has experience as a licensed Kindermusick educator. Through her one-on-one individualized lesson plans, her students receive one-one-one attention and guidance that fits their current ability and goals. Piano students work from both the Bastien and Alfred Methods of learning.

Torrance, CA(641) 456-8079

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Music Lessons West Lost Angeles

Music Lessons is a business offering piano lessons and is located in Marina del Ray, California, and serves the surrounding areas of the state. The owner is a professional music educator and prides herself on her ability to guide students of all ages through the process of learning music. She customizes her lessons and teaching methods to fit each student’s individual style. She has extensive experience and has attended multiple universities studying piano, voice, and performance as well as over fourteen years experience in teaching private piano lessons. Her lessons include instruction in piano, solfege (sight reading), technique, theory, rhythm, ear training, improvisation, memorization, repertoire, and notation as well as singing, voice, and opera.

Marina Del Rey, CA(323) 379-5080

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Pedagogy Piano Academy

Pedagogy Piano Academy is a piano studio located in Culver City, California. Angel Fereshte Ajdari, a piano teacher, is a life-long piano player who has received instruction from many great artists including Malek Asslanian and Maria Sobolovsky. She is now dedicated to using music to help others create joy in their lives and tailors her teaching style to fit each individual student, approaching each of them in the way that best challenges and benefits their growth. She incorporates all areas of music study into her lessons including theory, technique, ear-training, sight-reading, and performance. She arranges a year-end recital and award certification ceremony for her students in December.

Culver City, CA(310) 945-6568

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Rhythm 'n' You PIano Studio

Rhythm ‘n’ You Piano Studio is a music studio offering lessons in piano and keyboard to the residents of Santa Monica, California, and the surrounding areas of the state. The teacher, Nicole Ouwenga-Scott uses the Simply Music method in her lessons, which is an Australian-developed learning style that uses a different perspective to teach blues, contemporary, and classical piano pieces to her students. She loves helping her students discover their musical and artistic abilities using this simple method. Nicole’s lessons come highly recommended by her past students and their parents for her patience, good-humor and the encouraging attitude she uses when teaching.

Santa Monica, CA(310) 505-9304

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Studio Piano Play

Studio Piano Play is a studio offering piano classes for all ages. They are located in Los Angeles, California, and serve the Westside area. Andrea Smokvina is a certified Simply Music teacher who is dedicated to providing her students with a fun, hands-on approach to learning piano. Simply Music is a learning method that focuses on playing contemporary, classical, and blues pieces from the first lesson. She has been teaching piano to both children and adults for over eight years. Her lessons come highly recommended by past students and parents, who appreciate her love of music and her ability to make learning the piano fun and easy. She offers a free introductory session to interested students.

Los Angeles, CA(310) 597-7277

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The Voice & Piano Studio of Shannon Moses

The Voice & Piano Studio of Shannon Moses is a piano studio run by Shannon Moses offering private voice lessons and piano instruction to students of all ages and levels of skill. The studio is located in Culver City, California and serves the Westside Los Angeles area. Shannon Moses has been teaching music for over fifteen years and has an extensive background in music. She is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing and the PianoVision Community. Her lessons include vocal coaching and instruction, audition preparation, vocal technique, and piano study. She strives to make each lesson meet the needs, talent, and direction that each student requires.

Los Angeles, CA(310) 591-9226

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Westside/South Bay Vocal & Piano Lessons

Westside/South Bay Vocal and Piano Lessons is a company offering vocal and piano lessons to Los Angeles, California, and the surrounding areas. The founder, Alisa Fedele, is a professional singer and song writer as well as a recording artist and performer. She has over seventeen experience in the music industry and holds a BA of Creative Arts from Wollongong University. Teaching her skills to students is her way of giving back to the community, and she is dedicated to sharing her love and passion for music. Her lessons include such as breathing, singing, sight reading, performance skills, piano, songwriting, and artist development. She offers a free phone call consultation.

Los Angeles, CA(424) 625-5675

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