Frequently Asked Questions

Things students usually ask...

Whether you're contemplating piano lessons for the first time or returning after a long break, it's inevitable that you'll have a few questions. Answers to the twelve most common questions typically asked by new students can be found below.

Should you have any other questions of if you would like to enquire about the next availability of a space, please get in touch. I'll look forward to speaking with you soon.

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Is my child too young to learn the piano?

Am I too old?

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Can I tailor my lessons to suit my interests and skills?

Will I need to purchase a piano before my first lesson?

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How much practice will I need to do to make good progress?

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Should I buy a digital or traditional piano?

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Is there any help to buy an instrument for my child?

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How much is each lesson? Is there a minimum contract?

 

 

 

How much practice will I need to do?

 

 

 

 

Will I need a piano before my first lesson?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It is perfectly reasonable to expect that new students will want to try out a few lessons to see how they take to the piano before considering purchasing an instrument. 

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How long will it take me to reach Grade 1? What about Grade 8?

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What can I do to help my child succeed at music?

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Do I have to study music theory alongside the piano?

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Do I have to take exams, participate in workshops and concerts?

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Where should I park? Is there a waiting area?