"Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything." ~ Plato
Experience the beauty and joy of making music!
Samuel is now accepting piano students of all ages and abilities in the Potsdam, New York area.
A graduate of the Crane School of Music at the State University of New York at Potsdam, Samuel received his BM in piano performance in 2005 with a minor in jazz studies and a concentration in piano pedagogy. Since then, Samuel has taught piano privately to a wide variety of students in upstate New York and in Central Vermont. Samuel is currently pursuing a master's degree in piano performance and pedagogy at the Crane School of Music.
Samuel is well-versed in classical and jazz piano, with experience playing in other musical styles including pop, rock, Latin, blues, ragtime and contra dance.
- sight reading
- playing by ear
- music theory and harmony
- efficient, expressive piano technique
Lessons are tailored to meet the needs and interests of each student.
Initial evaluation lesson is free.
Samuel is a member in good standing of the North Country Music Teachers.