Piano Lessons Portsmouth

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Why it’s so good being matched with the right piano teacher by Stars & Catz:

1. We will help you find the ideal Portsmouth piano tutoring—for nothing!

We’ll put all our knowledge into matching you to the Portsmouth piano tutor who’ll suit your learning needs the best.

2. Tailor-made Tuition.

Your experienced Portsmouth piano tutor will create a teaching plan just for you. Prepare for grades with any of the major examination boards, or learn simply for fun. Specialise in reading music or opt to play by ear. Choose to learn on a keyboard, electric piano or even a grand piano.

3. Our team will do the legwork and phoning around for you.

You do not have to phone any teachers or wait for anyone to get back to you. Simply leave your enquiry with us and we’ll go through our matching process and get back to you when we’ve located the tutor you are searching for. We can then have them call in person.

4. Study from home or in a nearby teaching space.

Take part in piano education without the problem of travel, our network includes both studio based and peripatetic (travelling) teachers. Learn at your house, on your own keyboard or piano, with your knowledgeable, skilled and understanding piano tutor. Or possibly, if you’d prefer, you can easily take piano tuition within the studio of a nearby tutor, and take full advantage of the unique atmosphere that they’ve built.

(Be aware: as a result of high levels of popularity, in-home tuition may not always be offered.)

5. Absolutely no sign-up fees or concealed charges—never.

There aren’t any extra expenses. The only thing you cover the cost of will be the piano classes at the normal rate of the tutor.

6. No long-term contracts, no paperwork and nothing to sign.

To be truthful, arranging Portsmouth piano tuition shouldn’t feel like tax time!

7. Rapid and easy progression

See results quickly and without difficulty—and have a great time!

8. Conquer those specific genres of music that inspired you in the first place.

No matter how great that mountain is... you won’t falter during your private piano tuition.

9. Train your ear and play without using a lead sheet at any time!

Helping you to increase your confidence and practical know-how are important elements of our piano lessons.

10. Master correct technique from word go and don’t build bad habits.

The fact is, there are simply no ‘how-to’ DVDs or online videos that compare with real-life help from your Portsmouth piano teacher, in your own unique piano coaching.

11. Our tutors are able to offer any level

You might be new to the instrument and struggling to find piano tuition for beginners or maybe you are an intermediate or advanced student already. No matter your level and whether you will be practicing on a piano or a keyboard, we will be in a position to help you in your search.

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Finding the tutor who is ideal for you

1. tutor screening

First and foremost, we’re pretty fussy about the calibre of Portsmouth piano tutor we select for our students.

You may think we’re pernickety (don’t you think that word’s wonderful?) but we absolutely insist that each and every piano teacher registered with us can provide high quality piano courses.

2. We know our tutors

We ensure we get to know each piano teacher in the Stars & Catz network personally. It’s not that hard to do—we find that Portsmouth folk are very likable sorts!

In addition, it’s absolutely paramount for us to get to know each Portsmouth piano teacher well, so we also know their particular areas of expertise, their way of teaching, their own points of motivation, and more.

All this means great piano lessons for you.

3. We take time to get to know you, too

Before we begin matching you with the best piano teacher, we ask you a few questions to make note of exactly what you’re looking for out of your Portsmouth piano lessons.

The details we record will act as important guidelines to help us select the teacher who best meets your requirements. And yes, you guessed it, this means great piano lessons for as well!

4. We follow up after lesson one

Time to start your Portsmouth piano lessons! A student’s initial lesson is often an exciting affair, where understanding is established between you and your piano teacher.

Then, from here, you’ll be well on your way. We’ll contact you soon after your lesson to learn if it went well. If, on the remote chance, that initial piano lesson is not what you were hoping for, we’ll intervene to help fix any difficulties and make sure your piano lessons proceed smoothly.

More information about Stars & Catz

1. How does Stars & Catz work?

You could say Stars & Catz Music Teacher Network is a music tutor finding service. Or possibly, if you are a tutor, you might think it’s a student finding service. No matter what way you see it, Stars & Catz is centred on matching students with music teachers. We’re a small team of people with a UK wide community of pro private tutors and music schools, and we’re committed to supporting people fulfil their own musical goals. If you are a student searching for the best suited music tutor, you will be glad to hear that our teacher matching service is entirely free.

Here is the way it works: imagine you are wanting to find piano tuition in Portsmouth. You can either phone us and tell us, or submit a website enquiry form. We will require a few other details too, for example if you’d prefer to learn the piano in your house or in a local tutor’s studio, and when exactly you’re available. We then go through our extensive community of piano lesson providers in Portsmouth with your preferences in mind.

When we successfully match you with a music tutor, you can begin whenever you want and only spend money on your lessons. Don’t forget, our matching services are free of cost, we add absolutely nothing to the tutor’s normal rates. Zero finder’s charges, never any agency commission rates, nothing on top. If we are unable to match you with a teacher who fulfils your particular needs, the nature of our ever-changing community means that your piano tutor in Portsmouth could be joining any time.

2. Why everyone loves us

In this time-scarce culture, we are discovering that most people really appreciate the fact that when it comes to searching for a tutor, we do the hard work for free. We are a nationwide community of skilled teachers and music schools, so we’re able to discover the teacher you’re wanting to find.

It works in this way: for example, let’s say you’re trying to find a piano teacher in Portsmouth. You simply contact us and tell us everything that you’ll be wanting to find, plus when exactly you might want the tuition to be and whether you’d want them to be taught in a local teacher’s studio or your home (where offered). We then examine our list of available piano teachers in Portsmouth and respond to you with our results inside of the specified deadline. You do not need to do anything more than that. Even better—our services are free!

If we have identified the music teacher who meets your preferences, you can start your learning promptly. All that you spend money on will be the classes. There aren’t agency costs and no commissions. If we’ve been unsuccessful in our search, you have not burned your time or money, however in most instances we can provide the most suitable teacher, which is probably why everyone loves us!

3. How would you like something for nothing?

Submitting an enquiry with Stars & Catz will be your ticket to a lot of wonderful free stuff. Whether we end up matching you with a teacher or not does not even matter—when you enquire through our site, you’ll be in!

So what exactly are you going to be given for nothing?

For one thing, there’s the e-newsletter. We’ll be sending this out every so often, once we have related and inspiring music news to tell you. The goal of the music newsletter will also be to send to you any excellent offers or discounted prices that we hear about. We are continually keeping watch for really great discounts for students and whenever we locate them, we will forward them on to our subscriber list.

Additionally, enquiring with Stars & Catz Music Teacher Network will get you entrance to our suite of resource and tools. This is our super online resource for students. If you’ll be learning music, there’ll be something for you, guaranteed. The suite has everything from simple sheet music to music clips of top shows and motivational interviews with the industry’s greatest musicians.

So if you’re a music student, it’s plain that you won’t need to do much to get lots of top notch support via Stars & Catz. Have fun.

Frequently asked questions

1. Will looking for piano lessons with Stars & Catz link me with the very best professionals?

Yes. That’s mainly because Stars & Catz is a network, not an agency. We get the top music tutors because our ‘network’ status means that, in contrast to agencies, Stars & Catz does not receive a commission fee from the class payments you make to the tutor.

High-quality teachers appreciate this. Successful, expert music tutors would not be interested in paying 20 or 30 percent out of every tuition payment to a 3rd party. (We don’t blame them!)

This is why the Stars & Catz network is filled with happy, successful music tutors, and that is why trying to find piano lessons in Portsmouth through Stars & Catz will take you directly to them.

2. I would like to learn a specific genre. Can you aid in that?

Often a student will have been motivated to learn by a particular style of music or possibly a specific artist or writer. In your case it could have been jazz piano or possibly classical music of a particular historical period. Whatever your specific passion is, we will hone in on teachers who match your specific dreams.

3. How can I be certain the piano lessons are going to be good?

We won’t allow just anybody to be part of the Stars & Catz Music Teacher Network.

We make certain that we become familiar with the tutor first, and carefully screen for relevant certificates such as a degree or diploma and practical experience. You can feel certain that if we’re completing a search for piano classes in Portsmouth we’re only speaking with seasoned and top notch professionals.

4. Is it True that it’s free to get piano tuition via Stars & Catz?

Yes, 100% true.

The unique working relationship we’ve developed with all the private music tutors and private music academies in the Stars & Catz community makes it possible for our staff to put time into your piano tuition in Portsmouth enquiry without billing you for our service.

The only thing you spend on will be the lessons, absolutely nothing on top. We won’t add anything extra on top of the rates of the music tutor, and you will not discover any extra agency or finder’s fees squirreled aside anywhere (because they’re simply not there!)

5. What will be the frequency of the bookings?

We let you tell us. Weekly lessons are normally advised however if you’d like fortnightly lessons then that is fine. For those who want a more intensive course, such as lessons over a summer break or possibly a short yet frequent timetable prior to an important performance, that can also be accommodated.

6. Might I search for piano tuition for a group?

Certainly, our piano tuition in Portsmouth can take care of groups, but only if an entire group is already formed. Our service won’t include inserting new students into current groups.

7. How about piano classes and gifts?

If you’d want to find piano classes in Portsmouth as a gift for a person, please be aware that the least amount of lessons available for a present is 5.

8. I just want to look for piano classes for adults. Would this be possible?

No issue. If you are an adult, in need of piano classes in Portsmouth for yourself, you’ve arrived at the best place. Stars & Catz tutors are experienced in helping adult students.

9. Can you help me to locate a piano teacher for my CHILD?

Of course! More research comes out every year regarding the benefits of studying music for children. We are pros at finding the right piano teachers for kids in Portsmouth because we know about the experience of our tutors regarding teaching kids.

10. I am attempting to find piano tutoring for a specific curriculum. Are you able to assist me?

Certainly we can. All you need to do is include the exam board as part of your search criteria when you enquire about piano classes in Portsmouth and we can make certain that tutor we find for you can offer that specific examination body. The most common assessment boards which our tutors offer include: Trinity Guildhall and ABRSM.

11. What would be the costs for piano lessons?

Dependent upon the particular academy or tutor we match you to, prices differ. As a common guide, the average price is somewhere between £15 to £20 for 30 minutes and £25 to £35 for 1 hour.

To ensure that the lessons are affordable, it is possible to place a cap to the lesson fees in the search guidelines, and we will provide you a definitive answer after we’ve completed the search for piano lessons in Portsmouth.

12. Exactly when are piano lessons available?

Let’s put that another way. Exactly when are you normally available? Once we know this, we’ll make certain it is part of our guidelines when we are performing your piano tutoring in Portsmouth search.

13. What if I have to search for piano classes to obtain a one-off lesson?

We’re unable to support you with that particular situation regrettably. We’re not able to complete our entirely free matching process for piano tutoring in Portsmouth when you merely need the one class.

14. What if I’m browsing for advanced piano tutoring?

It’s true: you’re never too advanced to quit learning. Lots of advanced and professional artists take advantage of the Stars & Catz matching process to locate the right piano tutoring in Portsmouth for their needs.

We are aware of which Stars & Catz music tutors are equipped for taking learners to Diploma level and beyond, and also which specific styles they specialise in as well as their experience as artists.

15. Can I find piano tuition for a person who has special needs?

Quite often our company is asked, in regard to piano tuition in Portsmouth whether we offer tutors who may be qualified to care for students with special needs or learning difficulties.

Generally speaking, yes, however we would need to make contact with our Portsmouth music tutors on a case by case basis.

16. What is the precise location of your piano lessons?

We can’t really answer this until a member of our team has finished our matching service!

There are a variety of reasons behind this. Maybe we’ve got a music tutor in your suburb who matches your needs, alternatively maybe there’s a really good travelling music tutor who provides in-home lessons in your local area and would be ideal for your needs.

The best way to offer you an answer to this is to get all the details we require to complete your search for piano tuition in Portsmouth.

17. How about piano classes for exams in a general sense?

Assessments are essential for lots of students and parents, and it is very common for students to ask about studying through the grades with one of the main examination boards.

We ensure that we’re aware of which boards our Portsmouth music teachers teach for and will keep our focus on that when handling your enquiry for piano tuition.

18. Can organisations search for piano lessons by using the Stars & Catz matching service?

Yes. We regularly assist institutes and organisations needing to discover piano tuition in Portsmouth for a client.

19. What about searching for piano lessons to get a free of charge class?

By using the Stars & Catz service, you’ll never be locked into blocks of lessons with the new music tutor—you are able to quit subsequent to lesson one should you desire.

However, if we’ve finished your search for piano lessons in Portsmouth we’re unable to supply complimentary trial lessons.

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