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"I help my students believe in themselves."



IN-HOME Lessons: $30 per lesson, for the first month of :30-minute lessons, plus a free course book!*

ONLINE Lessons: $20 per lesson, for the first month of :30-minute lessons, plus a free-course book!*

Areas: Saratoga, Campbell, Los Gatos, Cupertino, West San Jose and surrounding areas.
:45-minute and :60-minute lessons are discounted similarly.
* Receive your free course book after your 2nd-month-payment at full price.

About Me:

I'm John J. Giangrande and welcome to my website.

I'm a former California and Nevada classroom music educator.

I am a trained, experienced teacher:
• I have 30 years experience teaching in both classroom and private settings.
• In classroom settings, I taught, directed and wrote curriculum for:

  • piano laboratories
  • guitar classes
  • concert bands
  • string orchestras
  • choirs
• I literally have taught thousands of students to play and enjoy music.
• Musically, I am classically trained, having earned a bachelors degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara.
• My teaching education came from having earned a Secondary Teaching Credential in Music at San Jose State University.

I am a patient, easy-going teacher. I do my utmost to make the experience of learning enjoyable. I enjoy helping dedicated students reach their educational goals.

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About What I Do:

I teach private piano and guitar lessons in your home or online.

I offer private lessons to children (6-years-old and up) and adults.

Beginning students are always welcome. Our first meeting is 100% free. There is no obligation.

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