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Best Piano Teachers in Jersey City
2021

Why These Piano Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Jersey City Piano Teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Elefante Music & School for the Performing Arts

Elefante Music & School for the Performing Arts is a family-owned business in New Providence that moved from lessons at the instructor’s home to a three-room music studio in 1996. Elefante Music & School for the Performing Arts grew quickly in its first several years, causing the owner, Al Elefante, to buy, renovate, and expand the entire building to accommodate local demand for his services. Elefante Music & School for the Performing Arts now teaches more than 600 students and often rents out instruments to members of high school bands from all over the state. The business offers private lessons in piano, voice, guitar and other strings instruments, the drums, woodwind instruments, and brass instruments. Students’ parents are welcome to sit in on lessons if they wish.

New Providence, NJ 07974

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Garden Street School of the Performing Arts

Garden Street School of the Performing Arts in Hoboken offers dance and martial arts programs, musical theater groups, music lessons, and more. The school teaches ballet, hip-hop, jazz, tap, and lyrical styles of dance. Other classes the school offers include song and dance, strength and conditioning, and techniques sessions to help performers perfect their leaps, jumps, and turns. Garden Street School of the Performing Arts teaches piano, guitar, bass, voice, violin, viola, electric fiddle, and drums. Morning programs that combine art, dance, and other forms of artistic expression are available for kids under five years old.

Hoboken, NJ 07030

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Hunterdon Academy of the Arts

Hunterdon Academy of the Arts in Pompton Lakes was founded in 1981 and offers music and acting lessons to students of all ages and skill levels. Private lessons are available for those who want to learn to play instruments such as the piano, guitar, drums, flute, clarinet, trumpet, mandolin, the accordion, and more. For parents who would like to introduce their children to music’s therapeutic benefits and its cultural significance early on, the academy offers its Musikgarten program. Musikgarten starts by introducing infants to different sounds and beats, and then exposing toddlers and preschoolers to the music, rituals, and stories of different cultures, helping them to understand and effectively communicate with the people around them.

Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442

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Mallimo Piano Studio

Each of the instructors at Mallimo Piano Studio has dedicated his or her life to the study of performance arts with a focus on piano. Both instructors have more than 15 years of experience teaching private piano lessons to students of all ages and skill levels. Though owners and instructors Salvatore and Katherine Mallimo push each student to do his or her personal best, their primary objective is for the student to have fun and enjoy his or her musical experience in its entirety.

Montclair, NJ 07042

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My Music Garden

My Music Garden in Jersey City specializes in helping local school systems integrate music education into their programs, whether through an after-school program or an in-school music class. My Music Garden offers violin and piano lessons for students ages five and older. The business’s instructors, Erasmia Voukelatos and Ashley Horne, are conservatory-trained professional musicians with more than 20 years of experience. Mr. Horne trained for his musical career at The Julliard School and is an active member of numerous orchestras and ensembles.

Jersey City, NJ 07304

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Piano Playground

Piano Playground of Jersey City specializes in private piano lessons for children. Piano Playground guides students through the different stages of learning how to play the piano as outlined in the Faber Piano Adventures series. The business’s owner, Loren San Diego, keeps students engaged by using fun activities such as drawing, playing musical games, and listening to music. In addition to sharpening her students’ piano skills, Ms. San Diego is dedicated to helping her students grow internally. Over time, she hopes to fill her students with confidence, curiosity, positivity, discipline, patience, work ethic, and a healthy self-esteem.

Jersey City, NJ 07307

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Scherzo Music Studo

Scherzo Music Studio is a small, family-owned business in Summit that offers music lessons in piano, voice, guitar, percussion, cello, clarinet, flute, saxophone, and other instruments. The owner of Scherzo Music Studio has more than 15 years of musical experience teaching and performing. The instructors at Scherzo Music Studio welcome students as young as three years old. Scherzo Music Studio offers private lessons, group lessons, and master classes at competitive prices.

Summit, NJ 07901

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Standing Ovation Music Academy

Standing Ovation Music Academy in Lebanon offers lessons and classes that range from learning to play an instrument to theater performance to art. The academy’s instructors can teach students how to play the piano, guitar, violin, and the drums. Students can choose between in-home lessons and lessons held at one of Standing Ovations Music Academy’s branches. Standing Ovation Music Academy puts on seasonal and yearly recitals and performances. Several of the academy’s past students have performed professionally at venues such as Paper Mill Playhouse, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and Carnegie Hall. These students have also been awarded scholarships to schools like the University of Michigan, the University of Delaware, and the Westminster Choir College for their musical talents.

Lebanon, NJ 08833

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Theater Steps

Theater Steps of Jersey City offers piano lessons, voice lessons, and early childhood music lessons. Instructors can adapt lesson plans to revolve around a range of musical genres including pop, rock, classical, musical theater, and country. The school's founder, Lisa Villamaria Casia, is a member of the National Association for Music Education and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.

Jersey City, NJ 07305

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Veltri Studios

Veltri Studios, LLC is a music school and recording studio in Jersey City that offers lessons in guitar, piano, and the accordion. Veltri Studios, LLC allows students to make use of its floor space and equipment to record performances they can show to friends and family or simply as a way to document their progress for personal reasons. Veltri Studios, LLC can help groups and solo artists record drum beats, vocal soundtracks, acoustic instruments, and more using the studio’s digital library of instrumental sounds and professional editing services.

Jersey City, NJ 07306

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