Anneliese Messner has many years of experience as a piano and voice instructor and choral director in the USA and Europe. She teaches children and adults and offers her students a wide range of learning opportunities. She enjoys making her private piano and voice lessons focused, challenging and fun.
Piano lessons are 30, 45 or 60 minutes long. Students are able to play easy piano pieces quickly. Various piano method books are used to ensure that students are exposed to piano technique, music theory, artistry, ear training as well as multiple musical styles ranging from classical to jazz and modern. Some examples of piano books for children and adults are Piano Adventures, Alfred, Dozen a Day, Schaum and Heumann. Students are welcome to participate in three recitals per school year.
Voice lessons are 30, 45 or 60 minutes long. They include stretching and breathing exercises as well as vocal warm-ups. Students do music theory, ear training and sight reading exercises. They learn songs from different genres: musicals, classical, jazz and modern. Students are welcome to participate in three recitals per school year.