Piano Lessons at Richards Guitar Studio
Whether you are looking to take classical piano lessons, or popular music keyboard lessons, you will be in good hands with our stellar piano staff. To sign up for a discounted trial lesson, purchase the trial lesson for only 19.95 and we will email you within 48 hours to schedule your lesson time.
If you’re an adult who has always wanted to learn to read music, or have a child you would like to bring music into their lives, we would love to work with you! We have lessons for absolute beginners through very advanced classical training – kids, teens, adults. Our students have the opportunity to perform in RGS recitals, or in our band classes/gigs.
We also have piano / keyboard students in our Richards Rock Academy bands, and we have several options for students who would like to take their keyboard lessons to the next level with live gigs performing with a band! Contact Us for more info regarding playing keyboard in our rock bands.
Teaches Tuesdays, Fridays
Tatyana Mykhaylova is a singer, pianist and teacher local to the Philadelphia area.
Born in Odessa, to a family of accomplished Ukrainian musicians, Tatyana Mykhaylova began playing piano when she was five years old. Her mother, and first teacher, was Professor Natalia Mykhaylova, a concert pianist and famed professor at Odessa Nezhdanova Music Academy. Tatyana attended the renowned Odessa Stoliarsky Music School for gifted children, where she performed regularly at their concerts and festivals.
She received her Master’s degree in Piano Performance, graduating with distinctions, from the Odessa Nezhdanova Music Academy where she studied with Professors Evelina Kovalenko and Natalia Mykhaylova. In addition to receiving her Master’s degree in Piano Performance, Ms. Mykhaylova also received her Associate degree in Vocal Performance from Odessa Nezhdanova Music Academy. Ms. Mykhaylova has taught voice at the Odessa Dancevich Music College as well as served as an accompanist for the vocal and string departments.
Prior to her arrival in the United States, Ms. Mykhaylova served as a piano teacher as well as an accompanist, and chamber ensemble member in the Odessa Nezhdanova Music Academy. She also performed as a soloist and as an accompanist at the Philharmonic Hall in Odessa. She has performed in Ukraine, Russia and Poland. Her students have performed and taught at the highest academic levels at universities in China as well as Ukraine.
Ms. Mykhaylova successfully prepares students for various competitions and festivals. She was awarded numerous Certificates of Excellence. Ms. Mykhaylova accompanied her voice students at the concerts and winner recitals including recitals at the Weill Recital Hall at New York’s Carnegie Hall and the Perelman Hall at Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center.
Ms. Mykhaylova has been performing as a member of Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia at venues such as Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center and Mann Music Center in Philadelphia.
Teaches Thursdays, Saturdays
Winner of the Rachmaninoff Grand Prix Prize in the 2017 Triumph Music Festival, the Silver Prize in the Young Classical Virtuosos Competition, an Alternate in the MTNA Competition, and a finalist of the WCUSO Concerto Competition, Rachel Lee is an accomplished pianist and is a pleasure to work with – beginner and advanced piano lessons alike. Rachel is completing a degree at West Chester University in Piano Performance, and currently studies with WCU’s prestigious piano faculty, and studies privately with Professor Igor Resnianski.
As much as she loves to perform, her biggest aspiration is to teach and to motivate future pianists. Rachel comes to us at RGS with private teaching experience, and also serves as a professional accompanist in a Presbyterian Church located in Drexel Hill.
We serve Delaware County residents are are just a short drive from Ridley Park, Swarthmore, Glen Mills, Garnet Valley, Wallingford, and Media PA.