There are many reasons for our kids learn to play piano aside from it being a pretty impressive party skill. Piano lessons help with concentration, discipline, listening, reading, and creativity. Playing piano helps develop emotions and build confidence. Your kids can start as early as 4 or 5 but any age is the time to begin a lifelong love of music. Below are the best classes and teachers in the NYC area.
Discounted 5-lesson pack and trial class available. One-on-one weekly sessions incorporate theory and ear training with piano playing while following method books and appropriate supplemental materials. Ages 3+.
Natalia Huang Piano Studio (E40th)
One on one private piano lessons each week focusing on playing the piano, technique, ear-training, sight-reading, and music appreciation. Weekly lessons of 30, 45 or 60 minutes. Two or three workshop performances each year and annual recital in June. Ages 5+.
New York Stage of Mind (LIC)
Trial class available. Piano Lessons are offered in a weekly one-on-one format on baby grand piano. Lessons are offered in 3 formats: 30 minutes, 45 or 60 minutes. Schedule is flexible. Ages 3+.
Willan Academy of Music (8th Ave or in-home in Manhattan, Brooklyn, or Queens)
No obligation 30 minute trial piano lessons are available. Piano lessons provide students individual instruction in a comfortable setting. For children ages 4+ and adults. Choose from 30, 45 or 60 minutes.
92nd Street Y (UES)
Group Piano 5-7 Years (Beginner) introduces your children to the fundamentals of music in a fun group environment. The class is for Ages 5-7 and runs 45 minutes.