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Private Music Lessons

Music lessons are tailored to the individuals’ needs. Singing lessons and piano lessons are available in a private one-on-one setting.

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For young singers and their parents, it can be very confusing between vocal lessons and vocal coaching. A vocal teacher focuses on technique that is appropriate for the age level and maturity of the student where a vocal coach focuses on the presentation and delivery of the song. Theater Steps instructors are trained in both giving each student a collaborative balance of breath control, vowel placement, and tone execution with the song delivery for every age level.

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Learning to play the piano is a valuable skill and a way of expressing yourself creatively. Learning to play the piano develops fine motor skills, visual skills, and listening skills all at one time. Piano lessons encourage discipline in learning the basics of music, reading notes, learning scales and music terminology that builds greater connectivity in the brain. Studies have shown that piano lessons enhance analytical ability and creative problem solving that aid in everyday life.

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Young budding musicians are given lessons that cover a wide range of concepts through exercises, activities and movement. Children and adults learn differently. Children are quicker at adapting the motor muscle skills without it feeling awkward. Adults sometimes have to relearn motor skills correctly although they are able to pick up concepts quickly. Theater Steps Early Childhood lessons offer a variety of musical games that help young children retain concepts through experience. This early music development will prepare students for note reading in any instrument.

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Video Spotlight

Theater Steps students have the opportunity to display their talents at yearly festivals, competitions, and recitals. Check out the following videos of their latest performances. Visit the TS YouTube page for more videos.

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Practice Tips

Understanding your instrument and knowing how to take care of it are essential to progressing in your musical education. Read our articles on setting achievable goals for yourself, establishing proper breath control, and developing your muscles while minimizing strain on your body. Learn what it takes to convey emotion correctly through song, establish a solid stage presence, and learn proper use of a microphone.

Festival Competitions, Recitals, and Shows

TS provides services beyond piano and singing lessons. Tuition allows so much more including participation in events of reputable musical organizations.

Be a part of New Jersey Music Educators Association (NJMEA), Mid Atlantic Music Teachers Guild (MAMTG), National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC), and National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) evaluations and competitions. Participate in annual Theater Steps recitals.

Upcoming Events

Join our Summer Stages Program (ages 5-12)
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Theater Steps instructors provide services for students of all ages in Jersey city, New Jersey. Participating students travel from neighboring cities including Hoboken, New York, Weehawken, Harrison, Secaucus, Kearny, Bayonne, Union City, Newark, North Arlington, West New York, Guttenberg, Belleville, North Bergen, Lyndhurst, and Edison. Students get to know each other through social gatherings, yearly festivals, competitions, and recitals.

Learning to sing and play the piano involves a great deal of patience and commitment. Theater Steps will help to develop techniques with ear training and sight reading while maintaining and improving proper health conditions for your body. If you have an interest in learning classical, musical theater, jazz, or pop music, read more information about our available lessons.