Northwoods Piano is located in Haymarket, Virginia and serves the surrounding areas of Haymarket / Gainesville / Bristow / Warrenton / Centreville / Chantilly. At Northwoods Piano you will find a patient, friendly and supportive environment for students. We strive to produce competent pianists through a systematic approach to piano instruction. Fundamentals such as sight reading, rhythmic training and technique are emphasized. We are committed to maintaining high standards and excellent quality of piano instruction.
Students age 7 and older who are willing to complete weekly practice goals and assignments are welcome. A strong sense of commitment is expected from both student and parent. Improvement needs to be evident at each lesson.
About the lessons
Lessons are 30, 45 or 60 minutes in length, depending on the studentís age and level of advancement.
- Beginner/Elementary Lessons include strong emphasis on the basic skills of note reading, rhythmic training, and technique through fun and interesting pedagogical music.
- Intermediate Lessons include development of technique, tone and phrasing in addition to continued improvement of note reading and rhythmic skills. Challenging music from all four historical periods is studied. A portion of every lesson is devoted to sight reading.
- Advanced Lessons include study of more complex and challenging music from all four historical periods and the study of music theory. Technical skills are expanded and increasingly difficult key signatures and rhythm are presented. A portion of every lesson is devoted to sight reading.
How to enroll
- Schedule an introductory lesson
During the Trial Lesson/Consultation a beginning piano student will be introduced to piano lessons. A transfer student will be evaluated on his playing, sight reading and rhythmic skills. Parent and teacher will discuss studio program, goals, instruments, curriculum and policies. The fee for the Trial Lesson/Consultation will be credited toward your first tuition payment if you join the studio.
A signed enrollment form and deposit are required to reserve a place in the studio schedule.