Karine's studio

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Basic Information

Address: Forest Hills, NY
Phone Number: 646-552-9817
Person of Contact: Karine Koroukian

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Lesson Types: Piano/Theory/Aural Comprehension
Styles/Genres: Classical
Instruction Levels: Beginners to Advanced
Instruments Taught: Piano
Pricing Accreditation: $50/45 min., $75/60 min.
Payment Methods: Check/Cash
Setting/Location(s): Home studio
Program Highlights:

I have over 25 years of teaching experience at all levels. I prepare my students to bi-annual recitals at Steinway Hall, highgly committed students to the gifted students recital at Greenwhich school of music, organized by the Leschetizky association. I also prepare them for NYSSMA, ABRSM, auditions and juries at LaGuardia Performing high school. My approach is flexible and adapted to the needs of the students, whatever they may be.

Recitals: Extensive performing experience nationally and internationally, including at Steinway Hall; Paul Hall at Juilliard School of Music; Strathmore Performing Arts Center in Rockville, MD; Weigell Hall in Ohio State University; Concordia University in Montreal, Qc; Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, Spain; St Marks Church in London, UK & Casino du Liban, Beirut, Lebanon.
School History:

Teachers College, Columbia University
Mannes College, the New School for the Music
McGill University, Montreal, Qc

Education/Awards: Full scholarship awarded by the Spanish consulate for a summer study in Santiago de Compostela Presidential award based on merit, Beirut, Lebanon Numerous scholarships based on merit
Private Teaching Experience: 25 years of private teaching experience. Includes theory and aural comprehension preparation for ABRSM privately and in small groups. Also coaching piano ensemble classes.
Adjudication: Leshetizkty gifted students recital
Performance Credentials: Solo and Collaborative Artist

First pirze winner in the national piano competition of Liszt & Ravel, Beirut, Lebanon
First pirze winner in the national piano competition of Spanish Music, Beirut, Lebanon

Mission Statement:

Whether it is for professional pursuit or pure pleasure, I offer piano lessons adaptable to the needs and desires of each student to help them achieve their musical goals.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

I believe in inspiring and challenging my students to reach their full musical potential in an enjoyable atmosphere. Develop their musical curiosity, intelligence and critical listening skills to become independent music thinkers and performers.

Social Networks:

Leschetizky Association, National Music Teachers Assocation