You're Never Too Old or Too Young to Learn!
Gab Kallay Music offers piano lessons and voice lessons for everyone aged 3 to 99 years!
Teaching Philosophy: Each student is different, and their learning style depends on their age, musical experience and goals. Gab Kallay Music focuses on reading and music theory, composition, ear training, technique, rhythm, and chord theory. Students will learn about major and minor scales, voicing and practice strategies. We will touch on composers, characteristics of their music and influences of their historical period. Kids are truly inspired and interested when learning about Bach, Mozart and Beethoven – along with more current musicians including Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga and more.
Music Styles: Students will cover an extensive range of musical styles including classical, Broadway, pop, jazz standards and blues. Each genre offers different educational benefits and students will enjoy learning about the various composers and characteristics of the time period in which they wrote.
Benefits: Particularly in this digital age, learning how to play music requires focus, patience, repetition, spacial awareness and tactile learning. For many years, researches have touted the benefits of music education.
Studying music can:
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Children who learn to read music, play music and sing music are proven to be ahead of their peers in brain development leading to an increased IQ and improved test scores. They will also have the skills to focus and practice, while providing visual rest from screens. Adult students can benefit by improving their fine motor skills, learning a new skill and relieving stress by focusing on a new activity.
“The pride in hearing a student perform a piece for the first time and knowing that I was part of their musical journey is a feeling that never gets old!” ~Gab Kallay