Teacher Profile

Nancy Sawhill
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Accepting New Students
Education

M.H.S, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
B.A., Berklee College of Music; University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Classical piano study with Frank Richmond (protege of Earl Wild), Barbara Rowan and Francis Whang (UNC professors emeritus). Jazz piano study with Charlie Banacos (Boston, MA). Special training: Suzuki Piano Teacher Training Books I - VII. Dorothy Taubman technique.
Bio

I have enjoyed teaching classical piano in Chapel Hill, using both Suzuki and traditional methods, since 2002. I welcome students of all levels (beginner to advanced) and all ages, including adults. Being the Suzuki parent of a violinist has inspired and informed my teaching immeasurably! (My son, now in conservatory, was 4 when he began lessons.) Music reading and theory are integral to my teaching and are reinforced through group classes. Recitals given in my home studio.
Instruments/Styles Taught

Piano: Classical, Jazz, Music Theory
Closest School Districts

Estes, Sewell, Phillips, Smith, East Chapel Hill High, Chapel Hill High
Closest Neighborhoods

North/Central Chapel Hill neighborhoods, including Carrboro, Homestead Rd, and Whitfield Rd.
In-Home Lessons

Will Consider
Contact

nancyknittle@nc.rr.com
call/text 919-923-4024