Piano | Sandy

Kazia is an accomplished piano instructor with a passion for teaching and a deep love for music. She has been sharing her expertise with students since 2012, offering comprehensive lessons that cater to a wide range of musical genres and styles. With her patient and calm persona, Kazia creates a supportive and enjoyable learning environment for her students. Kazia's teaching abilities span from beginners to advanced levels, making her a versatile and well-rounded instructor. Her musical repertoire includes New Age, Gospel, Classical, Country and Western, Contemporary, Pop Rock, Romantic, Piano Rock, and more. She is equally adept at teaching students to sing and play the piano simultaneously, emphasizing the art of piano accompaniment.

Kazia has since honed her pedagogical skills, ensuring her students learn to read sheet music, understand advanced music theory, and develop improvisation techniques. She believes in tailoring her lessons to each student's unique learning style, ensuring that they not only excel but also thoroughly enjoy the learning process. Her favorite genres, New Age and Contemporary, are deeply ingrained in her teaching approach, as she encourages her students to explore their favorite styles and genres.

Kazia's own musical journey is rich and diverse. She has eight years of experience as a clarinet and piano player. During her time at Mountain Crest High School, she also served as a drum major and section leader for three years.

Kazia's teaching philosophy revolves around imparting more than just technical skills; she instills in her students the art of performance, a deeper understanding of music theory, and the ability to embellish and improvise. She firmly believes in making each lesson enjoyable, finding creative ways to engage her students while delivering valuable musical insights.

“Music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.”
- Billy Joel
©The Piano Place 2018

The Piano Place