Piano lessons with a professional classical pianist for children and adults of all ages and levels. I have been successfully teaching piano for over 10 years, students of different levels and ages. All of my students learn basic theory and technique, classical repertoire and pieces of your choice. The lessons are offered at my home studio in North Royalton, Ohio. All students play on a Yamaha concert grand piano, a library of music books is also available.
- North Royalton, Strongsville, Broadview Hts, Parma, Brunswick, OH
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Marina Kerze is a classical pianist known for her impressive virtuosity and a very fluid playing. Her performances are described as brilliant, powerful and excellent in rhythm and accuracy. She has a wonderful facility and ease at the instrument and a simple yet elegant stage presence.
Marina Kerze was born in Perm, Russia into a musical family. Since her early childhood she was actively participating in the concert life of her home town. She started performing with symphony orchestras at the age of 12, won several local and national piano competitions such as Open All-Russian Igumnov Competition of Young Pianists (Lipetsk, Russia), Tchaikovsky All Russian Festival (Perm, Russia) and took part in many master classes given by professors from Moscow and St.Petersburg Conservatories. After graduating from Perm School of Music and Perm Music College Mrs. Kerze had entered St. Petersburg State Conservatory in 2002 and continued her studies with Igor Lebedev. While living in St.Petersburg she had gained more musical experience and significantly expanded her repertoire. In 2005 she moved to the United States to study with Margarita Shevchenko at Cleveland State University. She had participated in a great number of concerts as a soloist, as an accompanist and a member of a chamber ensemble and orchestra. She had won a number of concerto competitions, performing concertos by Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov and Saint-Saens. Her performance of Saint-Saens Concerto No. 2 was a great success. Marina received her Master's Degree in Piano Performance in 2007 and currently studies with Sedmara Rutstein at Oberlin Conservatory of Music where she is pursuing an Artist Diploma in Piano Performance. Most recently she had participated in prestigious Heida Hermanns International Piano Competition, Astral Artists National Piano Auditions, Master Class with Lori Sims at Gilmore International Keyboard Festival, solo and chamber music recitals at Oberlin Conservatory and other venues. Her upcoming performances will include a chamber music concerts and solo recitals featuring works by Scriabin, Ravel, Shostakovich, Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky.
Marina started teaching at the age of 16 in Perm, Russia. She holds a teaching license from Perm Music College and also received teaching training while studying in St.Petersburg Conservatory. She has been a piano faculty member of the Aurora School of Music since 2006 and also teaching privately for over 10 years.
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Piano lessons with a classical pianist for children and adults of any levels and ages.