The Marilou Padilla Gallardo Piano/Organ/Keyboard Studio, in operation since 1990, is based in 7411 Roanne Drive, Oxon Hill,Maryland 20745 with a following of more than ninety enrolled keyboard students from the metro Washington D.C., Southern Maryland, and Northern Virginia areas. Marilou Padilla Gallardo is the principal operator and director of the studio.
The studio specializes in quality private piano, organ, keyboard lessons from beginner to advanced levels and accepts students from 4 to adult. The emphasis of the studio is in the development of the keyboard performer to the advanced stages of performing. Lesson programs are designed to meet the specific individual needs of each student. All genres and styles of keyboard music are taught. This includes a balance of method studies, theory, sight reading, technique and repertoire appropriate for the graded student level of proficiency.
Concert repertoire for study include classical,Latin,jazz,religious/gospel,
Filipino and contemporary popular music.Concerts,recitals and other performance opportunities and venues are highly encouraged and available for the musical development and benefit of the students.
|Person||Marilou Padilla Gallardo|
|City||Oxon Hill , MD|
|Address||7411 Roanne Drive|
|Phone Number||(301) 567-7973|
Marilou Padilla Gallardo
The studio was founded in 1990 by Marilou Padilla Gallardo, noted educator and respected piano and organ instructor with more than 30 years of experience in the field of music education and the keyboard performing arts.
Mrs. Gallardo, principal operator and director of the studio has been the recipient of multiple music awards and grants.The studio has a large following of students from the Metro Washington DC,Northern Virginia and the Southern Maryland areas.
In 2002, she also founded the MPG Keyboard Artists and Friends,Inc. ,a non profit organization with a 501(c) 3 status recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as well as the State of Maryland sponsoring cultural and community concert events to promote awareness in the keyboard performing arts. Mrs Gallardo is the current chief executive officer of the organization.