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Gerald R. - Tutor

Success through patience - mastery through persistence
Gerald R. -  Tutor
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Hourly Fee: $40
Location: Simi Valley, CA
Travel Radius: 10 miles
In-person
Your first hour with any tutor is always 100% refundable!

Personal Statement

I have been teaching piano privately since 1982, and I have 15 years of performing experience as a choral accompanist at a local private high school. I like to emphasize general musicianship training, gaining proficiency in piano fundamentals, such as scales and proper hand structure development. In training a student to become an accompanist, the main fundamental I stress is sight reading. I also take time to stress the value of persistence and patience with the process of learning to play a...

Reviews

Gerald continues to be an inspiration and an equally patient teacher to us for 2 years now. We really appreciate the invaluable experience he is able to provide.
- Alex M. from Van Nuys, CA
Gerald goes in-depth with everything, so aside from learning what you're supposed to learn, you're equipped with knowledge that could help you if music is your passion. he responds to emails extremely quickly and is friendly upon meeting. my first time meeting him wasn't awkward at all, his presence felt very homey. Also, at the end of the lesson, he played a bit of a piano piece for my parents and I, and what he has written on his business card is true. He is a master of classical piano.
- Arielle G. from Northridge, CA