Laurels
Best Piano Teachers
in New Orleans
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 New Orleans, LA.

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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.

Creative Dance & Music Studio

Creative Dance & Music Studio offers piano, voice and guitar lessons for children six years of age and up in Harvey. The studio offers private piano lessons that encourage children to express themselves while they learn discipline and a new skill all at the same time. The piano instructor provides classical foundational training to give students the skills needed to learn and play other styles of music such as jazz blues, and contemporary. Music instruction sessions are from late August to late May and students who wish to do so may participate in recitals. One client said, "Having three daughters at CDMS, I absolutely love the family first mentality from the staff while teaching my girls not only dance, but self-confidence, friendship building, teamwork, and lifelong lessons in creativity and self-expression".

Harvey, LA(504) 390-2552

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Encore Studio

Encore Studio of Dance, Tumbling, Music & Theatre offers piano instruction in Harahan. University trained instructors who have performance experience teach lessons of 30 or 45 minutes in length that are customized to each individual student. Instruction progresses at the student's pace to ensure full comprehension and retention of materials. Encore Studio accepts piano students from kindergarten age through adult.

Harahan, LA(504) 737-5977

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Guzel Bilyalova's Piano School

Guzel Bilyalova's Piano School offers expert instruction in piano to students of all ages with an instructor who holds a Masters Degree in music and over 15 years of experience. Guzel Bilyalova is a classically trained pianist and has experience teaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced level students. The instructor's goal is to make the lessons as fun as they are educational and encourages input from the student when selecting the musical pieces they will learn. The instructor is also a member of the Music Teachers National Association which allows students to participate in selected competitions throughout the year.

Destrehan, LA(504) 914-9066

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Lafargue Pianos

Lafargue Pianos is a piano sales and rental store in Metairie. The store also offers a range of piano instruction such as private lessons and group lessons for children and adults. Private lessons customized for the student's specific goals are taught in a one-on-one setting. Lessons of 30, 45, and 60 minutes are offered, and students can enroll at any time. Lessons are available Monday through Saturday during both the day and evening.

Metairie, LA(504) 831-3008

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Louisiana Academy of Performing Arts

Louisiana Academy of Performing Arts offers musical and dance instruction in Covington at the Covington School of Music. The Academy has three locations and offers instruction in piano, stringed instruments, brass instruments, percussion, woodwind, and guitar as well as voice lessons and several types of dance. The school has several instructors offering piano lessons for students five years of age and older. Courses are offered weekly in 30, 45, or 60-minute private or small group sessions. All skill levels are accommodated from beginner to advanced and styles include classical, jazz, and church music.

Covington, LA(985) 590-4545

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Metairie School of Music

Metairie School of Music offers instruction in piano, guitar, drums, and bass. The Metairie School provides weekly private lessons at the rate of $80 per month and students as young as five years of age can enroll. The school charges no registrations fees and no contracts are required. The school has several well-qualified instructors for piano instruction with a range of musical backgrounds and teaching styles.

Metairie, LA(504) 837-7731

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New Orleans Academy Of Music

New Orleans Academy Of Music is a school for musical instruction in New Orleans. The school offers courses in piano instruction as well as voice, guitar, percussion, strings, woodwinds, and brass instruments. The Academy is open seven days a week and offers piano lessons for students age four and up for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level students. A variety of styles is taught such as classical, jazz, rock, contemporary, Christian, blues, and gospel. All lessons are one-on-one to ensure students receive the highest quality of individualized instruction to help the student achieve the highest level of mastery possible.

New Orleans, LA(504) 484-0822

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New Orleans Music Lessons

New Orleans Music Lessons offers piano, guitar, cello, percussion, and acting lessons as well as several other types of musical instruction. All of the instructors are experts in their fields and have graduated with a B.F.A. or Masters Degree or are currently working toward those degrees. The piano instructor at New Orleans Music Lessons holds a Masters in Music Education from Clark University and welcomes students of all ages with fun and exciting piano curriculum. Prospective students can request information about rates and class scheduling online.

New Orleans, LA(504) 220-4803

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New Orleans Music Therapy and Music Lessons

New Orleans Music Therapy and Music Lessons opened in 2012 and offers piano instruction and music therapy to children and adults in New Orleans. The instructor is board certified and has studied and worked in music therapy extensively and has completed a Master of Science degree in special education. New Orleans Music Lessons offers classes for all ability levels from beginner to advanced and provides in-studio lessons as well as in-home lessons. The approach to instruction focuses on making the learning fun while teaching the essentials of playing and reading music as students learn to perform the music of their choosing.

New Orleans, LA(504) 330-1937

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New Orleans Piano Lessons

New Orleans Piano Lessons offers piano instruction with a teacher that has over 15 years of experience teaching piano and guitar, and has coordinated summer arts programs and taught courses in music theory, jazz, and rock at The Andy Hymel School of Music. Lessons can be given at the studio or arranged on location according to student needs. Private piano lessons are offered in half hour increments weekly, or hour long classes bi-weekly. New Orleans Piano Lessons offers instruction that puts an emphasis on fun, flexibility in method, and student-set goals. Some of the studio's former students have were accepted to New Orleans Center For The Creative Arts, Loyola University's College of Music, and the University of New Orleans' Jazz Studies Program.

New Orleans, LA(504) 274-8151

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NOLA Music Lessons

NOLA Music Lessons provides quality musical training specific to the student's musical preferences while ensuring a foundation of proper technique with affordable tuition rates. Lessons are available for both piano and guitar for both in the studio and in-home instruction. The instructor at NOLA Music Lessons studied music theory, jazz, and music history at Boston College and completed an honors thesis analyzing classical piano pieces. He began teaching music full time in 2007. Students of any age and skill level are welcome, and one satisfied student said, "He lets you choose the material you want to learn, and never makes you feel uncomfortable if you don’t know something."

Metairie, LA(985) 242-0591

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Northlake Academy of Music

Northlake Academy of Music has provided music education in Mandeville for over 18 years and offers a range of classes year round. Classes for piano are taught by the director of Northlake Academy of Music. The director holds degrees in education and special education as well as 25 years of experience in musical instruction. The studio has 12 rooms for private and semi-private sessions and lessons are available for students ages four and up as well as lessons for beginning, intermediate, and advanced musicians.

Mandeville, LA(985) 630-8112

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Piano With Lauren

Piano With Lauren offers piano instruction to students of any age and has been a member of the New Orleans Music Teachers Association since 2006. Lauren graduated from Loyola University New Orleans in 2007 with a Bachelor of music degree in piano pedagogy. The instructor offers private lessons, partner lessons, and group lessons in sessions of 30, 45, or 60 minutes depending on class selection and age of the student. Lauren is also the author of "Ready for Theory" which is a music workbook series designed to develop the necessary skill for success in piano mastery.

Harahan, LA(225) 266-7218

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