Reston, VA Piano Teachers
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Last Name  Hamerman
First Name  Nora
Address you as   Mrs.
Street Address  11164 Harbor Ct.
City  Reston
State  VA
Zip Code  20191
Phone 571-490-3310 or 703-554-4617
Fax
E mail  norahamerman@aol,com
Website  norahamerman.weebly.com
Instruments taught  Suzuki piano, classical voice
Education  MA, New York University; Voice study with Shirley Close and Susan Ormont in New York and Maestro Jose Briano of Mexico City; Suzuki Piano Teacher Training on Books 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 with Mary Craig Powell, Rita Hauck. Nightingale Chen, Dorris Harrel and Diana Galindo; Dalcroze Part 1 at the Levine School; Music Mind Games 1 & 2
Affiliations   Suzuki Association of the Americas, Suzuki Association of Greater Washington Area, American College of Musicians, Fairfax-Loudoun Music Fellowship, Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association (NVMTA)
Activities/Services  FLMF Ensemble Festival; monthly group classes for private students;   fall and spring Suzuki multi-instrument recitals; spring Piano Guild Auditions; NVMTA Baroque and Sonata festivals in spring; studio recitals in December and May; Composer of the Month; Summer lessons available.
Additional Info/Specialties  Beginner to intermediate piano using the "Mother Tongue" method of Shinichi Suzuki for students of all ages, including adult beginners
Available as Performer  No
Available as Accompanist  Yes

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Last Name  Libero
First Name  Claudia
Address you as Mrs.
Street Address  2502 Fauquier Lane
City  Reston
State  VA
Zip Code  20191
Phone  703-860-0498
Fax
E mail  clibero@verizon.net
Website    liberopianostudio.com
Instruments taught  piano
Education  Bachelor of Music in Education and Performance, Ithaca College; numerous pedagogy instruction at Levine School of Music and George Mason University
Affiliations  NVMTA, VMTA
Activities/Services  active in NVMTA's Fall Festival, Bach Baroque Festival, Spring Festival, Sonata Festival
Additional Info/Specialties  Church Pianist, United Christian Parish, Reston;
Accompanist for Solo Festival
Available as Performer  No
Available as Accompanist  Yes

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Last Name  McConnell
First Name  Libby
Address you as  Mrs.
Street Address  1220 Bishopsgate Way
City  Reston
State  VA
Zip Code  20194
Phone  703-444-2669
Fax
E mail  mcconnell.piano@gmail.com
Website https://mcconnellpiano.musicteachershelper.com/
Instruments taught  Piano
Education  B.A. in Music and English from Furman University; M.M. in Piano Pedagogy from Georgia State University
Affiliations  FLMF, MTNA, NVMTA
Activities/Services  On the executive board of FLMF and NVMTA; participate in NVMTA Composition Festival and Spring Festival. Offer in-studio performance classes and three recitals:  Baroque Harpsichord recital, Holiday Music at Chesterbrook, End-of-Year Recital
Additional Info/Specialties  Accompanist for solo festival and school choirs
Available as Performer  No
Available as Accompanist  Yes

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Last Name  Titus
First Name  Sandra
Address you as  Ms.
Street Address  1892 Winterport Cluster
City Reston
State  VA
Zip Code 20191
Phone 703-860-2051
Fax
E mail  sandy@tituspianostudio.com
Website  www.tituspianostudio.com
Instruments taught  Piano
Education  Bachelor of Music, Michigan State University w/ Minor in Music Theory and Literature; Masters in Human Performance Systems, Marymount University
Affiliations  Fairfax-Loudoun Music Fellowship, Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association (NVMTA), Virginia Music Teachers Association, Music Teachers National Association
Activities/Services Private piano lessons, regular group lessons for private students;
Comprehensive program including technic, theory, performance, ear training and sight reading;
Winter and Spring Studio Recitals, FLMF activities including Ensemble Festival and
Recitals at the Reston Community Center
Additional Info/Specialties  My mission is to instill in each student a love of music and to provide piano training that will be a lifelong source of enrichment and pleasure.
Available as Performer No
Available as Accompanist  No

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See also:  Lydia Kriso
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