Piano Lessons in South Hadley, MA. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable piano lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice piano.”

Popular Piano Teachers in South Hadley, MA

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Steve K.

14 Reviews
Vernon Rockville, CT
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 to 85
  • Awarded Dove Seal of Approval from Dove Foundation
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Steve K.

14 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I enjoy teaching beginners to advanced levels. I specialize in beginning learners and believe that the initial path of studying should be reinforced with a positive teaching style and the right technique for that individual student. There is not a 'cookie cutter" music book for any beginner. As a teacher I learn the style of each student that best suits there goals to move forward.

About Steve

I am a Musical Director who has scored original music for many motion pictures and television and was musical arranger for the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. I've scored and arranged original music for several television shows including, Desperate Housewives, MTV's Making the Band, It's Showtime at the

Recent Reviews
Kathleen
Steve is an excellent voice instructor. Very knowledgeable. Extremely talented and has a great ability to teach and demonstrate exercises to expand voice range, hold notes, and sing on key! I would definitely recommend Steve for voice instruction!
Samuel C.
Very good at visualizing the skills for singing. Helped me immensely, I could not recommend Steve enough
Suzanne
Steve is an excellent musician and gifted teacher. He is intuitive and nurtures individual talent.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Aimee O.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, ENGLISH
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Masters in Music from Boston State University
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Aimee O.

17 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I've been teaching piano for 12 years. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to identify music notes and play simple melodies, and as time goes on you'll be able to play many songs. I specialize in chord charts, reading music, and playing by ear techniques. I typically use Faber or Bastien books, and have the following tools available for your lessons: in studio I have a piano, and microphones. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Aimee

Aimee is a Music Educator with a Masters of Music from Boston University. She has been writing music, singing, and playing piano for 20+ years. She has the ability to be flexible and differentiate for each student to fit their individual needs and interests. *** Lesson Details *** Aimee expect

Recent Reviews
Dina A.
This was my first time ever taking vocal lessons and it has been interesting, fun and informative. I am not taking lessons for a career in singing but mostly for confidence and she has helped tremendously with that! Ms. Aimee is so sweet and very patient! She is the type of teacher who puts the needs of her students ahead of her own. I would recommend her.
Dina A.
Aimee is a very sweet young woman. She made me feel very comfortable from the start! She seems to be very knowledgeable and patient. I really look forward to the rest of my vocal lessons!
Robert
Very patient and kind.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Grace B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Grace B.

2 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

Hi, My name is Grace, I'm currently a doctoral student majoring in voice in the US with over 10 years of experience teaching voice, piano, and Korean to students of various levels. Feel free to contact me. I'll be looking forward to meeting you soon.
Thank you :D

About Grace

Hi, My name is Grace, I'm currently a doctoral student majoring in voice in the US with over 10 years of experience teaching voice, piano, and Korean to students of various levels. Feel free to contact me. I'll be looking forward to meeting you soon. Thank you :D

Recent Reviews
Taylor M.
Camella C.
For it just being my first lesson Grace was very helpful and made me feel very comfortable!
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Jesse M.

103 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Jesse M.

103 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

Beginner
I'm not currently taking beginner guitar students, but I highly recommend my studio partner Melissa: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62

Intermediate
Learn about music theory regarding rhythm, harmony, and melody and how it applies to the piano. Learn how to talk about music and improve how you read sheet music and lead sheets.

Advanced
Learn about more advanced rhythmic feels. Understand modal concepts, and how to use them to improve how you currently play. Venture past diatonic playing into full comprehension of out chords and certain types of chromaticism.

About Jesse

*Disclaimer* I'm currently not taking beginner students for bass, drums, piano, and ukulele or children under 10 years old. I highly recommend my studio partner Melissa though. Please check out her profile: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62 My Background I've been playing with

Recent Reviews
Brenden R.
Liz S.
Talented teachers are rare. Like a great coach i sports... the coach doesn’t need to be the top athlete in his field to know how to teach each team member to hone their best abilities, he just has to know and see how to teach you how to get there. Being an outstanding teacher is a great talent all in itself... and that is Jesse. He has that quality and ability to lead, focus and take you where you want to go.
Romy R.
Jesse has given directions on how to successfully become a better musician. His approach and explanation on musical theories was much more understandable than what I was previously reading. Overall, I found the lessons to be very usefull.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Keats R.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Keats R.

4 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

Piano lessons will be tailored to a students abilities and passion for the instrument. I want them to enjoy learning about the instrument, the sounds they can produce and how it works. Classical music can be fun to learn and to discover!

About Keats

Hello! I am currently a graduate college student in Athens, Ohio, at Ohio University. I graduated from Southeastern University this past May (2021). I primarily began my studies in piano before taking cello lessons a few years later. I am a teacher that usually teaches classical but can also teach o

Recent Reviews
Carolyn
Keats is a skilled and perceptive teacher. I am dealing with many beginner issues and he always has multiple suggestions and ways of explaining how to accomplish the techniques I am working to master.
I am an accomplished flutist but just love the cello so decided to take lessons. He truly seems to enjoy sharing his knowledge.
I feel so fortunate to have found Keats because he really cares about me as an individual although I am truly old enough to be his grandmother. Outside of our lessons, he has sent me links to recordings, a new bow which I have purchased and am thrilled with, and various other cello-related matters of interest to a beginning cellist.
He does not insist that there's only one way to do things and has studied with a variety of teachers himself. He comes from a musical family so is very knowledgeable about classical music. A true musician who understands the love of music.
Lastly, I want to recommend Keats because he has a very gentle, kind manner and praises my work when it is good. He encourages me through frustrations and sets reasonable goals at each lesson.
I am also a music teacher and would recommend him for a student of any age. I know that the relationship that develops between teacher and student is crucial to a student's progress, and Keats is a real and caring person in the lesson, not some drill instructor. I think he would be fabulous with children and certainly relates very well to adults. Give him a try!
Richard
Keats teaches my son online as we live in a different country. We’ve been very pleased with Keats. Here are some words from my son:

I am grateful for Mr. Keats as my piano teacher. He does an excellent job at teaching any style of music that I want to cover; he especially does well at explaining and is super understanding for teaching at whatever pace that you s
JANICE
Very patient. Explained everything very well as I had forgotten most of the piano taken years ago. Reviewed everything to start teaching at my level. Gave some good tips and apps to help me study.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Jacob S.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Music from Concordia College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Jacob S.

25 Reviews
Book Now
Private Piano Teacher

I approach piano from a classical background and students can expect to study some materials related to classical music, and if a students interest is outside of classical they can expect to learn how to play their favorite song, or a familiar melody from a movie, or how to listen to songs on the radio or online and be able to figure them out!

For students who would like a broader understanding of piano and how to play they will be expected to study a lesson series of books they must purchase at the discretion of the teacher, or as a teacher I can also teach out of any existing books a student might have. If they would like to learn one song they love and want to purchase Pay-As-You-Go lessons until they have mastered it, that is great, too!

Students who want to gain a comprehensive study of piano will also learn music theory and ear training, and how to read music.

About Jacob

Scroll down and check out my video introduction! I have my B.A. in music, currently pursuing Master of Arts in Music Composition, and I have been teaching lessons for 15 years. I am a professional Singer, Composer and Piano/Voice Teacher. I have coached students to the Voice and taught completely

Recent Reviews
Alexandra
Everything went well until we decided to do in home classes. After we paId him upfront he canceled a couple of time then he rescheduled a virtual class where he never showed up, we texted him and 20 minutes later he sent a text letting us know he was too busy And couldn’t continue teaching my daughter. We asked for the refund which we haven’t received yet. He is a good teacher just very unprofessional. we didn’t lose that much money but he hurt my daughter since she looking forward to learn from him. I wouldn’t recommend him.
Nickson Severe
Great instructor.
Jonathan W.
Jacob does a really good job teaching saxophone lessons. He is very good with young kids.

Looking for an online Piano teacher in South Hadley, MA?

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing piano teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream piano teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect piano teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each piano lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Piano Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_75148_pi_IMG959545
"We love our teacher my daughter is only 7 and has had 3 lessons and I have seen so much growth in her and enthusiasm. My daughter really likes the way she teaches her because she spends the time with her to help her understand the music and read the music not just play it."
Sarah
Took Piano lessons from Melodie B.
Profile_255750_pi_53bfab66592a025170e4bcb1e77cc4fa23bc2830
"Our first lesson went very well. The teacher took time to see at what level the students were and gave them pieces to work on. I am sure this will be great! Looking forward to next lesson."
Felix
Took Piano lessons from Britta P.
Profile_202075_pi_Brad%27s%20Best%20Headshot
"Great Piano Teacher. Enjoy coming to class!"
Nolan
Took Piano lessons from Bradley A.
Profile_194964_pi_IMG_2838
"Great instructor. Clear and easy methodology"
Robert
Took Piano lessons from Elisabetta F.
Profile_28108_pi_k%20blog%20pic
"Ellie really enjoyed her first lesson with Kathy....She can't wait untill next week for another session with Kathy."
Ellie
Took Piano lessons from Kathy S.
Profile_233678_pi_WIN_20200411_23_23_01_Pro
"Veronica was fantastic. Very straightforward approach easy to comprehend. First lesson and I’m hooked. Thanks Veronica"
Michael
Took Piano lessons from Veronica B.
Profile_247609_pi_a21341cee2b13f844324e9f0ea67e95fe970502e
"Our two girls have just started piano lessons. They are on their third one and already making great improvements. We highly recommend Kit!"
Meredith/Matilda
Took Piano lessons from Kit R.
Profile_219689_pi_6690_crop
"Also Gfire we will be with you and thank for your patience and kind."
Rodlyne
Took Piano lessons from Gfire
Profile_59051_pi_10347805_10204341177434246_2215154783389998037_n
"It was a lot of fun! I highly recommend Simeon!"
Gabriel
Took Piano lessons from Simeon K.
Profile_301542_2j2w8g248wj9dcwwqvvc
"Amber is a wonderful, passionate and overall an incredible instructor. I take piano lessons with Amber, and I have learned many things so quickly it’s incredible! She is by far the best instructor I have ever had."
Aadhav
Took Piano lessons from Amber J.
View More
View Less

Popular Piano Articles from our Blog

How to Use Apps to Supplement Your Piano Lessons | 7 Ideas

Want to really improve your piano skills? Making the most of your practice time is key! Learn how to use piano apps as you practice in this guest post by Aravind Abraham from OnlinePianist... Piano students, you probably know by now that regular practice is essential to your progress and overall success. And luckily, practicing doesn't have to be boring! Music apps provide a fun way to spice up your practice routine, and are a great way to supplement your piano lessons.  Let's take a …

By Suzy S.

What is the Difference Between Major and Minor?

Students often ask about the difference between major and minor. These terms have two applications in music theory. One use relates to chords (harmony). A second use relates to scales (modes). Both are related.  To understand these concepts deeper, you have to first understand intervals. An interval is the space between two notes. Intervals help to define the  relationship and interaction between notes. This also includes the formation of chords.  Third Intervals  The smallest inter …

By Eric Starr

Preparing for a Piano Level Test | Your Timeline for Success

Whether playing for pleasure or as a professional, there is likely to come a time when you will be faced with a piano examination, such as the ABRSM piano exam. Like any exam, preparation is key. But when the time comes, how can you make sure that everything goes according to plan? Before the Exam In the weeks leading up to your exam, this is when you will want to increase your rehearsal. Focus specifically on the pieces that you will be playing on the day. It can be easier (and more satisf …

By Suzy S.