Raleigh Piano Teachers Association

An Affiliate of the North Carolina Music Teachers Association

The following RPTA teachers are currently accepting new students.  Prospective students may inquire by e-mail or phone.

Need to add or update your listing?  Contact Rebekah Taylor at pianoist2006@gmail.com

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Dottie Buster, NCTM

dottie.buster@gmail.com

919-847-0202
Piano instruction for ages 5 through Adult, all levels. Located in North Raleigh (Stonehenge neighborhood). Bachelor of Music Degree from Meredith College. Nationally Certified Music Teacher.

www.dottie.musicteachershelper.com


Brenda Fernandez
Bfernandez61@gmail.com

919-818-0910
Openings for piano students from 1st grade through Adult, all levels. Located in North Raleigh between Six Forks and Falls of Neuse. Bachelor of Music Degree from Cincinnati Conservatory of Music and Master of Music Degree from Manhattan School of Music.


Marcia Gandolph
marcia_gandolph@yahoo.com
Openings for 4 year olds and up. I teach a combination of traditional and Suzuki piano.  Located near Strickland and Six Forks Rds. 

Ravonda Mormann, Making Melodies Piano Studio
rmormann@nc.rr.com
919-844-6486
Piano instruction in North Raleigh/Wake Forest area serving homeschoolers and adults.  Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in piano. 18 years experience teaching all ages and levels. Located in the Falls of Neuse/I-540 area. In-home lessons available for homeschoolers.

The Musicians Learning Center
melissa@themusicianslearningcenter.com
919-845-6770
www.themusicianslearningcenter.com
Piano lessons for all ages, 4 - Adult, are currently available. Check our website or call for more information. We also offer lessons in flute, clarinet, saxophone, and guitar. We are conveniently located off of Six Forks Rd. in North Raleigh.

Dee Ann Patton
deeannp@outlook.com
919-323-9460
Private piano instruction available for kindergarten through high school age students. Experienced teacher with a Bachelor of Music degree from East Carolina University. Year round, traditional and home school students welcome. Located in North Raleigh (Crosswinds Subdivision).
 
PianoRAMA
Bonnie Walker
pianoramanc@gmail.com

919-781-3220
www.pianoramanc.com
6900 Six Forks Road, Suite 101
PianoRAMA has six teachers on staff. We teach group and private piano, guitar, and voice. Ages 5 - Adult.

Maxine Salvatore
mdsalvatore@att.net
Openings for ages 5 - Adult.  Located between Strickland, Falls of Neuse, and Six Forks Rd. in the Summerfield North neighborhood. 

Susan Riggs
susan@silentresonance.com
www.riggsmusic.com
919-630-6075 
www.raleighmusicacademy.com
I teach at Raleigh Music Academy on Hargrove Rd. off of Millbrook Rd. as well as at my home at 104 Bridle Trail in Youngsville. I have a BM in piano from NC Greensboro, and a voice minor. I have been teaching for 20 years. I teach all levels up to college entrance. I have young and older students as well. I teach a classical background, but I also teach students who are not as interested in theory and reading and wish to study ear training and chord sheets. I teach popular voice as well.

Holly Zendels
zendels.holly@yahoo.com
919-846-7013 (Please use this home phone first)
919-455-4015 (cell)
25 years experience, professionally permanently certified through MTNA. I take students of all levels from 6 years of age up through adults. Call about rates and lesson schedules. Undergraduate degree from East Carolina University; graduate courses in piano pedagogy with Dr. Kerry Carlin.

 
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Helen L. Dietz, NCTM
HLDietz8@aol.com
919-217- 4100
Helen’s background and experience include a Bachelor of Music Education and Piano degree from Virginia Commonwealth University, more than 40 years providing private piano lessons, and 20 years in the public school system, teaching music to grades K through 5. Helen is a Permanent Professional Certified Teacher of Music from the Music Teachers National Association, and a member of the Raleigh Piano Teachers Association. Helen understands and applies child development principles to the learning of piano. The partnership of parent, teacher and student, make piano lessons a more relaxed learning experience. Parents are part of all practice sessions at home to ensure progress. In turn, the student feels a sense of success that leads to higher self-esteem.

Accepting students, ages 6 through high school, for private piano lessons, beginners through early advanced, who show enthusiasm, musical aptitude and have strong parental support. Students may choose to participate in the local Young Artist Auditions, sponsored by the Raleigh Piano Teachers Association and/or the North Carolina Music Teachers Association’s annual State Auditions. Helen’s students often receive Superior ratings and win or place in these events.

Lessons taught in a home studio featuring a 52” Steinway upright piano. Waiting room for parents and siblings. The studio is located in northeast Raleigh, off of Mitchell Mill Road, in the Neuse Crossing subdivision. Approximately 5 miles north of I-540/Louisburg Rd. (HWY 401) interchange and 5 miles south of Wakefield Plantation.

Amy Edwards

Music With Ms. Amy 

amy.musicforyou@gmail.com

919-601-3830

www.musicwithmsamy.com

Now accepting students, ages 4 through adult, beginners through early advanced. Piano lessons are taught from my home studio located in North Raleigh across the street from Harris Creek Elementary School in Neuse Crossing Subdivision.  Located just five minutes from I-540, Buffaloe Rd., Triangle Town Center, & NRCA!! Studio also offers Wunderkeys for Preschool students and students on all levels are given the opportunity to participate in community outreach events. Please call, email or see the website for more information. 


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Natalia Selezneva
nselesneva@gmail.com
919–949–1372 
Private piano lessons at home studio in a nice, safe neighborhood conveniently located near Research Triangle Park and about two miles from Brier Creek Commons Shopping Center in Raleigh. Enthusiastic and experienced piano teacher is currently accepting beginners and advanced students, ages 5 and older. Teaching consists of weekly lessons and includes piano solo and duet repertoire, piano technique, sight-reading, music theory, and performance skills. Recitals are twice a year as well as other opportunities for performance. Lessons are designed for each student to best suit their age, interests, personality, learning style, musical talent, and skill level. Free trial lesson available. Reasonable rates.

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Alice Tien
ALICE_L_T@YAHOO.COM
919-806-0987
I majored in piano at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, and in 2010 soloed in the Yellow River Concerto with the Chapel Hill Philharmonia and with the NC Symphony, the latter as a winner of their Triangle Talent Search. Since 1996 I have taught all levels and a variety of styles. In addition, I teach beginning accordion. Discount if two or more students in a family per week. If requested, 10% savings for upper-intermediate students and above. Possible discounts during school hours or based on financial-need. Near west Cary, Morrisville, Southpoint Mall, and RTP.