Piano Lessons in Brookhaven, GA
Our Approach to Piano Lessons at Cooper Music School
We believe every student is unique and different in their own way. Therefore, why should lessons be any different? Each piano lesson is tailored to the individual student’s specific interests and needs.
While focusing on foundational elements such as proper technique, reading music, finger position and more. Our teachers also help students learn songs they are familiar with. This includes movie theme music, popular songs on the radio, their favorite classical artist etc. This helps keep students motivated and pushing further to learn each week.
Piano Lessons Should Be Fun!
We know that an interest in piano may be what first brings you into our school – but having fun is what keeps you coming back! Here at Cooper Music School, our goal is for every student to LOVE their music lessons as they embark on a rewarding journey of progress and discovery. We put the “fun” in fundamentals!
Our knowledgeable staff blends a high standard of music education with a creative, student-focused approach that gives students space to discover and nurture their passion for music and the piano. Whether it’s your first time at the keys or you’re a seasoned pianist, our teachers are ready to help you progress quickly toward your goals – while having fun along the way.
We Emphasize Healthy Technique
Healthy technique is critical to lifelong enjoyment of the piano. Our first priority is teaching strong fundamentals, including hand, wrist and arm technique, bench position, and pedaling. We believe that full-body instruction is essential to musicianship and safeguards students from injury.
Once the fundamentals are in place, you and your teacher can craft the story you want your music to tell. Our qualified teachers will assist you in developing musicianship and exploring nuance through dynamics, pausing, phrasing, and varying tempos. Learn with us as we infuse elements of music theory and music history into our well-rounded approach to fostering musical excellence.
We Care About Your Musical Interests
There is no one-size-fits-all method of piano instruction. Regardless of ability or prior experience, our teachers take an individualized approach to each of our students – underpinned by detailed individual assessments, a personalized learning plan, and one-on-one guidance throughout your musical journey.
While fundamentals and technique are essential, our ultimate goal is to equip students to begin exploring their own personal musical style and interests. Your teacher will work with you to understand where you want to go, and craft a unique plan to get you there. Whether your style is classical or pop (or anything in between), Cooper Music School helps students excel in their craft while encouraging the occasional step outside the comfort zone to try something new.
“We recently purchased a Roland digital piano from Cooper Piano and have been loving it! My 7 year old son has been taking lessons with one of the Cooper associates, Aaron Kruziki. He is both the sales specialist that helped us select the right piano and music teacher extraordinaire!”
“We are so lucky to choose Cooper piano for purchasing our daughter’s first piano. Our sales Mr. Andrew is very professional and knowledgeable and helped us with a right choice! He was very patiently answered our questions from messages, by phone and in the store.”
“Andrew was very helpful. He answered all my questions and was very patient with our first experience buying a piano. We felt no pressure; he was simply helpful and informative.”
“I couldn’t be happier with the service provided by Andrew at Cooper Piano. Any questions and concerns I had were deftly answered and handled. He is also a quite skilled piano player and his demonstrative performances eased any doubt I had about the keyboards I was interested in.”
What you can expect
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What Age Should My Child Start Piano Lessons?
The minimum age we recommend a student start piano lessons at Cooper Music School is 5 years old. For younger students, we recommend an intro to the music program. Starting age will largely depend on the student when it comes to piano or keyboard. So, some students may need to wait longer than others to start. Contact us and we can help determine if your child is ready to start!
Why Take Piano Lessons at Cooper Music School?
Piano lessons in Cooper Music School provide teachers who instruct on a variety of styles from classical to popular music. Whether you want to learn Bach or Alicia Keys, our teachers are happy to help you become the pianist you want to be. Our piano faculty will show you the fundamentals of sight reading, technique and theory, but they will also incorporate your favorite songs into your lessons. You do not have to have a piano at home to take lessons. A simple electronic keyboard with a minimum of 61 keys will suffice for the first 6 months. Our piano teachers have warm personalities and enjoy sharing their love for the piano with you when you take piano lessons in Cooper Music School.
Do I Have to Know How to Read Music?
No. Beginners are welcome! Our lesson plans aim to educate, engage and inspire students.
Do I Need a Piano to Start Taking Lessons?
No. You do not need a piano to start piano lessons, however, we do recommend having a digital piano keyboard in your home to practice between lessons. Also, keyboards are much more economical and require less commitment upfront when it comes to ongoing maintenance and moving costs.
Do You Offer Organ Lessons?
Yes, we do! We offer organ lessons at Cooper Music School located in Brookhaven, GA. While organ lessons may not have as high a search volume or widespread popularity as some other instruments, they are a unique and rewarding option. Our organ lessons cover everything from basic techniques to advanced playing, focusing on various musical styles suitable for the organ.