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Rob Steiner
Rob Steiner

Rob Steiner

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Offers remote services
Offers remote services
$30
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Introduction: We are happy to offer in person lessons once again for local to Los Angeles students! Non local residents can still receive lessons via Zoom & other video platforms. I am a professional musician and music educator for 20+ years and Berklee College of Music alum in Jazz & Emerson College alum in Musical Theater. Currently I work in various capacities of pianist/arranger/music director with performers from American Idol, Post Modern Jukebox , Celtic Woman. Broadway stars of Wicked & Dream Girls (West End production), as well as producers of Broadway musicals such as American Idiot & Book of Mormon. I also play keyboards for international world music singer Kouros and vocal coach for musicals at Cal State LA. My experience will not only help you on your instrument but to guide and enrich your life as a musician. Each lesson is focused on the student's needs to progress musically & to also have fun with what they would like to learn beyond the basics of piano & music theory. Please check out my growing my list of reviews here on Thumbtack and on my personal website. I look forward to helping you reach your next level of music.
Overview

Current Top Pro

Hired 17 times

Serves Sherman Oaks, CA

Background checked

2 employees

32 years in business

Payment methods

Cash, Check, PayPal, Venmo, Zelle

Currently a top pro

Top Pros are among the highest-rated, most popular professionals on Thumbtack.

Jan - Jun

This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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Reviews

Customers rated this pro highly for work quality, professionalism, and responsiveness.

Excellent 4.9

17 reviews

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April J.

Piano Lessons

Rob is a great instructor and brings a lot of positive energy to each lesson. My son enjoys his teachings on theory, he’s patient, and makes the lessons fun.
May 4, 2021
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Molly H.

Piano Lessons

Will take you at whatever level? age you start. Warm. Patient. Encouraging.. Not intimidating . Tries to customize lessons with your preferred music .
Feb 11, 2021
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Carter B.

Piano Lessons

Rob has been a great piano teacher. He is very flexible with your goals and helpful in guiding you in the right direction musically. He is patient and thorough and I would definitely recommend him if you are trying to improve your piano skills at any level.
Oct 20, 2020
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Dave T.

Piano Lessons

My wife and I had a "bake off" of sorts with a few teachers for our 2 children. Rob was no-contest selected by both! He's patient with them, understands what they'd like to learn (eventually). He's exactly the kind of teacher I want for my kids so they'll enjoy music and look forward to their next lesson.
Sep 16, 2020
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Noah S.

Piano Lessons

Has been very patient with me and makes learning piano a very fun, enjoyable experience. Feel like like I’m progressing faster than ever!
Apr 28, 2020
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Rob Steiner

FAQs

  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    Lessons are $50 for a single one hour lesson, $40 for a 45 minute lesson & $30 for a half hour.

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    I like to find what interests a student & gear the lessons toward what will keep them engaged and enthused to learn piano & music. My Pedagogical approach is to not only teach you the instrument but become a well rounded musician whether you are learning to become a professional or play for fun. Music is the language of the universe.

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    I attended Emerson College for Performing Arts/Musical Theater/ Vocal Direction/ Music Directing/Piano Proficiency. At Berklee College of Music I studied Piano performance, Film scoring & Recording Engineering.

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